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Speech & Language Therapist


Speech and Language Therapist – Part Time

A great opportunity has arisen for a Speech and Language Therapist to join a Rehabilitation Service that is located in Northampton.

The service provides treatment for patients with either a traumatic or acquired brain injury, including that resulting from a stroke. The company provide individualised treatment programmes with time-lined goals and objectives to support the resident to achieve optimum rehabilitation and reach their full potential.


The successful Therapist will receive a competitive salary £19,000 per annum with excellent additional benefits.


Your main duties as a Speech and Language Therapist will be to:

·         Work within the trans-disciplinary team to deliver appropriate rehabilitation for adults with acquired brain injury

·         Assess and report on resident’s speech, language and communication

·         Devise, deliver, communicate and monitor appropriate programmes and treatment for the residents’ specific communication needs

·         Compile and implement appropriate care and treatment plans

·         Provide dysphagia care for all residents

·         Carry out assessment of dysphagia where required by the SLT or other team members

·         Document the findings of assessment and to compile and implement risk management plans.

·         Take a central role within the trans-disciplinary team and work within area of competence

·         Provide training and information about eating and drinking issues with all staff

·         Monitor and review progress and report to the team

·         Plan and communicate a detailed discharge report and recommended interventions


To be considered for this role you will need to be registered with HCPC and a member of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and be a specialist level dysphagia practitioner (level C).


Reference ID: 2616

For more information please call Peter Fit on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permannet
  • Rate: £19,000 per annum
  • Location: Towcester, Northamptonshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 2616
  • Posted: 2020-04-06 15:53:30 -

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