Permanent Adult Speech and Language Therapist

Posted 27 May 2021
Salary£38800 - £44700 per annum
LocationNottingham, Nottingham, England
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSpeech and language therapist, Speech and Language Therapy Jobs
Reference29360
Contact NameMAXXIMA SPEECH

Job description

Maxxima are currently recruiting for a permanent Speech and Language Therapist to work in Darlington. 

As a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist, you will have a unique opportunity to lead on the delivery of an evidence-based SLT service to meet the needs of the complex client group.  Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will use expert skills to assess, advise and intervene with the aim of promoting functional communication systems and optimal independence. You will support the training others, promote good practice and maintain an inclusive communication environment. You will offer support and advice on a daily basis and support transitional needs where required. You will also be required to provide supervision to junior team members (SLTs and SLTA’s), and support the team to embed positive communication approaches as part of a standard good practice pathway.

We are looking for a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist with:
  • HCPC registration
  • Experience in the field of Learning Disabilities / Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Understanding of SLT process/interventions with an emphasis on person-centred care.
  • Qualification in Dysphagia management desirable
  • Evidence of being a strong team player
In return we offer:
  • A competitive salary
  • Excellent Clinical Supervision, CPD and developmental opportunities
  • Immediate support from 4 SLTs and 2 SLTa’s extending to OTs, psychology and nursing.
  • Access to over 50 Speech and Language Therapists at Cygnet
  • Routine service meetings
  • Service Line CPD meetings focussed on skill and strategic service development
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
Position: Permanent Adult Learning Disabilities Speech and Language Therapist
Location: Nottingham
Hours: Full-Time
Duration: ASAP - permenant 
Essential skills 
  • Must be HCPC and RCSLT registered
  • SLT qualification
Why work with Maxxima?

The minute you register with Maxxima we make it about one thing: you. The first time we talk you'll realise we know your speciality inside out.

Our expert recruitment consultants are here to find you the very best opportunities and help you every step of the way in securing the best placement. We hold preferred or sole supplier status with many clients which means you'll have access to a range of opportunities that can't be found anywhere else.

We always act in your best interests, talking with you and listening to you. You're an individual. A professional; not a resource.

Reasonable adjustments

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

Refer a friend

We know you'll love working with us, and so would your friends. So why not introduce us and earn some extra cash in the process?

The way it works is simple: if you introduce candidates who are not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post qualification experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.