Speech and Language Therapist - Paediatrics - Permanent

Posted 06 February 2024
Salary £45000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Speech and language therapistSpeech and Language Therapy (SLT) Jobs
Contact NameCandidate Attraction

Job description

Maxxima have recently partnered with a leading healthcare provider. We are currently looking for an experienced Speech and Language Therapist who can provide overall support for the clinical leadership for the service. This post is based in London, which is easily accessible via public transport.

About the role:
As a Speech and Language Therapist, you will provide engaging and effective speech and language therapy to a range of clients within schools, home and clinic settings.

What’s in it for you Speech and Language Therapist:
  • Pension contributions
  • Perkbox
  • Working from home options
  • Regular training and CPD opportunities
  • Clinical supervision, line management and flexible working hours
  • Career progression
  • Regular salary reviews
Your main responsibilities as a Speech and Language Therapist:
  • Assess and provide diagnoses and specialist advice on a range of communication disorders to other professionals and families both within schools / clinic
  • Work at an autonomous level demonstrating a specialist knowledge and range of therapeutic approaches
  • Maintain and utilise clinical skills and knowledge in a range of communication disorders to enable the supported management of a specialist caseload of children and young people.
  • Plan appropriate evidence based therapeutic intervention, making judgements about type and timing of treatment in collaboration with education staff/ school/ nursery / home as appropriate
  • Delivering group and individual therapy as required
  • Manage a caseload whilst recognising own professional boundaries and accessing supervision, advice and support when necessary
  • Maintain up to date and accurate case notes in line with professional standards and LST policies
  • Collect clinical data and writing reports for Annual Reviews and for other reports as required London SLTs Ltd Speech & Language Therapy; Psychology and Allied Services 
  • Contribute to service development within LST as agreed with your line manager
  • Provide placement opportunities to SLT students
  • Offer shadowing opportunities to other members of the LST team / volunteers
  • Participate in regular service audits, e.g. of case notes and reports
  • Caring for and maintain equipment ensuring standards of infection control and safety are maintained
  • Provide clinical supervision to other team members as required
  • Adhere to local and national standards and guidelines relating to professional practice and maintain registration with the Health and Care Professions Council
  • Work with multi disciplinary team members (e.g., NHS SaLTs, OTs, EPs, teachers) as required
  • Providing relevant in-service training to school staff, parents, team members, via presentations and to reflect on and evaluate training provided
  • Undertake other duties as reasonably directed by the Management team
What we are looking for in a Speech and Language Therapist:
  • HCPC Registration 
  • Experience working as a Speech and Language Therapist either in the NHS or private sector
  • The legal right to work in the UK
Why work with Maxxima?
  • Knowledgeable, dedicated and vastly experienced Permanent Team with longstanding professional relationships with multiple clients
  • Access to exclusive vacancies through our numerous Master Vendor trusts across the country
  • Vacancies outside of NHS Rate caps with our private sector agreements
  • Access to International roles outside of England and the United Kingdom

Please note: We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.

Next steps:
If you are interested to hear more, either hit the APPLY NOW button or reach out to Shanice on 02033986694 or Shanice.Chapman@maxximagroup.com