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Specialist Speech and Language Therapist


Main area
Speech and Language Therapy Learning Disabilities
15 hours per week
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Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Goodinge Health Centre
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum (pro rata) excl HCA
24/07/2019 23:59

Whittington Health NHS Trust received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

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Specialist Speech & Language Therapist Band 6 0.4wte permanent contract with possibility of more sessions in another team. Band 5s might be considered.

This is an interesting part time post in a small well-developed speech and language therapy team working with adults with mental health conditions in Camden and Islington. The base is in Islington with work taking place in the community as well as the local mental health hospitals. Social skills groups are run including ones for people with Asperger’s.

Excellent communication knowledge and skills are essential for this post. Dysphagia is desirable.

We have strong links with the other SLT services across Whittington Health. You will be well supported to develop your skills, and you will have regular supervision.

Whittington Health is able to offer a season ticket loan or bike loan.

Closing date: 3 weeks after insertion or sooner depending upon numbers of applicants

Interview date: tbc


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further information on this post please contact Emma Winn SLT Clinical Manager or Carmel Hayes on 020 3316 8520 or