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speech and language therapist neuro

Location: HESSLE, NORTH HUMBERSIDE Salary: 19.19 - 25.00 GBP Per Hour
Sector: Health Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 11 months ago Reference: 3066265
REED Health and Care are currently looking to recruit a Band 6 Speech and Language Therapist to work a client that falls outside of IR35 legislation based in Hessle (Hull), the role is within community adult neurology.

This position is to commence ASAP and is for three months initially with a potential chance of being extended, the role is full time.

Job purpose;
• Working as part of a community speech and language therapy team for adults with acquired communication and/or swallowing disorders.
• To be accountable in own area of clinical responsibility, ensuring the delivery of evidence based clinical interventions and practice for a specialist caseload.
• To demonstrate specialist clinical skills in practice and provide support, training and advice re the delivery of care in partnership with patients, relatives, staff, managers and externally with other agencies.
• To be responsible in conjunction with clinical lead for organising the caseload and for ensuring referrals are triaged and stratified.
• Accountable for the high quality therapy services to adults with speech, language and communication needs and dysphagia.
• To ensure that patients receive the appropriate level of intervention.

The post holder will provide a service to adults with acquired communication and swallowing disorders in a range of community settings. This includes providing intervention in clinic settings and domiciliary visits to patients in their homes (including residential and nursing homes). In addition, the post holder may be required to provide a service to inpatients receiving rehabilitation in a community hospital.

Due to the nature of the caseload, the post involves travel across the East Riding of Yorkshire from a central base at Hessle Health Centre. The post holder will need to be able to independently manage clients with communication and swallowing impairments arising from a range of neurological disorders.

My client will ensure the post holder is supervised and supported by Advanced Speech and Language Therapists within the team.

Rates of pay would be as follows:
£25.00 per hour through Umbrella Contractor or Personal Service Company.
£19.19 per hour through Pay as You Earn

Candidates must be HCPC registered in order to apply.

REED Benefits
*Reimbursed DBS once 100 hours of work has been completed.
*Access to the Continuing Professional Development fund when going through PAYE.
*Out of office contact.
*Local presence.
*Dedicated consultant - if you can't come into branch to meet us we will come and meet you.

REED Health and Care is a preferred supplier to a number of NHS Trusts throughout the Yorkshire region, in order to apply for this role please email a copy of your CV to or call me on 01133942940.

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