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Fixed Term Specialist Speech and Language Therapist

Job Reference: 824-INNER-9338-A

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Speech and Language Therapy
H&F Neuro Rehab, London
£36,481 to £44,044 PA inc HCAS

Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) is one of the largest community healthcare organisations in London and Hertfordshire, providing our services to diverse communities/boroughs in 11 London Boroughs - Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea, Merton, Richmond, Wandsworth, Westminster - and Hertfordshire.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.

A fixed term opportunity (until March 2020) has arisen in the Adult Community Neuro-rehabilitation Service in our multidisciplinary team based in Hammersmith and Fulham. The successful post holder will provide assessment and therapy to a wide range of clients with acquired and progressive neurological conditions. The post holder will also provide input as part of the Early Supported Discharge Service for Stroke. They will work closely with the multidisciplinary team as well as working as an autonomous practitioner in the community. They will play a key role in the development of the service and will be supported by senior clinicians and a Clinical Specialist.

We are looking for a flexible, enthusiastic and proactive Speech and Language Therapist with experience of working with adults, including those with acquired and progressive neurological conditions. You must be well organised and demonstrate excellent communication skills. Being a team player who thrives in a multidisciplinary setting is crucial to this role. The Speech and Language Therapists within our team are provided with regular clinical supervision, have opportunities for internal and external CPD, and are encouraged to participate in research and service development.

Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:

  • A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Single occupancy accommodation in Central London – (we can help you find accommodation in London, support you with your deposit)
  • Support with gaining your driving license *T&C’s apply
  • Car lease scheme *T&C’s apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Annual travel card loan
  • Training, support and development in your career

At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BME and LGBT networks.

Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.

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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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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