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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 01/12/2020.

Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

Job Reference: 200-SQHB-2763884-ND

St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Queen Mary's Hospital, London
£22,478 - £23,810 pa Incl

Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

Band 2, permanent, full time (37.5 hours per week)

An opportunity has arisen to join the Speech and Language Therapy team as a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant, working in Neurorehabilitation at Queen Mary’s Hospital.

The post holder will be part of a progressive and supportive Speech and Language Therapy and multidisciplinary team. Great emphasis is placed on supervision and professional development. Excellent communication skills and an interest in working with people with communication disabilities are essential to the role.

This opportunity is for a Band 2 position and therefore qualified Speech and Language Therapists will not be considered. The post holder will be expected to participate in weekend working.

Applications will be open for two weeks, however, if large numbers of applications are received, we will close the advert early. We would recommend early application to interested parties.


For further details / informal visits contact:

For enquiries regarding this post, please contact Nicole Charles, Principal SLT for Neurorehabilitation at


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We expect all our staff to share the values that are important to the trust – being excellent, kind, responsible and respectful – and behave in a way that reflects these. More information on the vision and values of St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is attached below.

Please note that this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient applicants are received. Please check your email regularly as all candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted and informed by email.

If you are appointed to the post, as part of your pre-employment check we will be required to verify your identity. The document/s you present for this purpose will be checked for their authenticity by scanning all known security features. These features will include:

- The machine readable zone
- An ultra violet image
- An infra red image

As part of you pre-employment checks, we will also be required to obtain satisfactory, written references. Please ensure that the referee details which you provide on your application form are correct. We require atleast one written reference from your current or most recent line manager. We are only able to accept references from a professional work email address.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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