Band 6 Community Speech and Language Therapist

Reference:
LTSALT-023
Sector:
Speech & Language Therapy, AHP / HSS
Salary:
Salary negotiable
County:
Cornwall
Contract Type:
Temporary

Scope:

Adult community. Includes some hospital input. Not acute. Includes clinic and home visits.

Grade:

Band 6

Location:

Cornwall – Predominantly East Cornwall; Liskeard, Launceston, Callington.

Base – will change but Liskeard Hospital is main base.

Skill set:

  • Dysphagia competent and able to manage patients independently.
  • Predominantly neurological patients; dementia, stroke, PD. Many patients have dysphagia and communication difficulties.
  • Must be able to manage voice patients.
  • This is a community post so flexibility is required in order to cover the various locations which include wards in community hospitals, nursing homes, patient’s home and clinics.
  • Car driver is essential.

Length of contract:

Week by week. Initially one month with possibility of renewal

Start Date 

ASAP

For more information, please contact Lewis on 01992 513777 (Option 5) or by email to: Lewis.Thompson@evergoodassociates.co.uk