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Band 5 Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist

Job Reference: 074-B5320

Employer:
CSH Surrey
Department:
Children and Families
Location:
White house, Addlestone
Salary:
£24,214-£30,112+ 5% HCA per annum

CSH Surrey is Surrey’s largest and longest established NHS community services provider (since 2006). We are part of the NHS, so our 1500+ employees get NHS pay and pensions, and also receive the Fringe ‘High Cost Allowance’ of 5%.

Our nurses, therapists and support staff provide adult community health services in the mid and north west Surrey areas, and children’s community health services for the whole of the county. Together we serve a population of more than 1 million people.

In June 2017 our services received an overall ‘Good’ rating from the CQC, with ‘Outstanding’ for how caring our teams are.

We provide excellent training and development opportunities, including the care certificate, apprenticeships, numeracy and literacy courses, access to the Nursing Associate programme, and a wide variety of management and leadership courses and programmes. We also offer a supportive preceptorship programme for newly qualified nurses and a well-established rotational programme for therapists. Our nurses and therapists also benefit from access to bespoke clinical skills courses.

If you want to be part of a passionate, person-focused community service, apply to CSH Surrey today!


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Are you interested in working within a busy, enthusiastic and supportive team of Speech and Language Therapists and Assistants, where you will be able to develop your skills, contribute to ongoing service development and be fully supported by a supportive team?

If so, working for Children and Family Health Surrey (CFHS) may be for you.

Children and Family Health Surrey is an NHS service made up of three partnering organisations; CSH Surrey, First Community Health and Care, and Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. Together, we provide one Surrey-wide community NHS health service for children and young people from 0 to 19 years of age (up to 25 years for young adults with additional needs) and their families and carers.

Working in the NHS provides you with the optimum platform to launch your career and you will have opportunity to work closely with our NHS colleagues including Health Visitors, School Nurses, OTs and Physios. There are many additional benefits to working in the NHS including a generous leave entitlement, an excellent pension scheme and access to a wide range of NHS staff discounts.

To deliver the high quality services for the children within Surrey we firmly believe this is achieved by ensuring our teams have access to effective, timely and high quality training, supervision and support. To achieve this we provide a wide range of CPD including

•Regular supervision with your line manager (a more senior Speech and Language Therapist)

•A rolling programme of in-house training to update your knowledge and skills throughout the year a range of topic relevant to your role including ASD diagnosis, Stammering, Using Parent Child Interaction, Writing EHCPs, Attention.

•Access to a well-developed Learning and Development department offering leadership and personal development opportunities to support your personal development plan.

You will be primarily based in Espom or Elmbridge. You will work as a member of our Early Years Team. This is a challenging and varied role.

Day to day you will be conducting assessments, writing reports and running therapy sessions (groups or individual) for a varied population of 0-5 year olds including children with Language disorders and delays, Social Communication Disorders, Speech difficulties, stammering, Down Syndrome, general delay. You will also have opportunity for delivering training to parents, HVs and Nurseries. You may work in a variety of settings - Health centres, Children’s Centres, nurseries and patients’ homes.

You will have opportunity to work alongside SLTs with specialist caseloads including the school aged stammering service, children with an acquired brain injury and clients with dysphagia.

To find out more about the role please contact:

Fiona Baillie

Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist

Acting Clinical Team Lead for North East Surrey SLT

Mobile 07989673334

Email: fiona.baillie@nhs.net

 




Recruitment - Golden Hello

Successful applicants, who have not worked for CSH within the last 12 months, will receive an amount of £2000 paid in two instalments: - £1000 upon commencement and a further £1000 following successful completion of probation. These payments are pro-rata for part- time posts. Payments will be subject to tax and NI National Insurance in the usual way.We don’t operate Golden Hellos for Band 7 or Band 8 posts, Bank posts or fixed term contracts.

Applicable to:

• Community Qualified Nurses,

• Community Hospital Qualified Nurse

• Paediatric Occupational Therapists

• Immunisation Team Nurses

• Paediatric Physio and Speech & Language Therapists

• Health Visitors located in Mole Valley, Epsom, Spelthorne and Elmbridge*

• School Nurses located in Mole Valley, Epsom, Spelthorne and Elmbridge*

• Speech and Language Therapists**

• Occupational Therapists**

*Walton Heath Centre and Molesey Clinic - Elmbridge Borough; Epsom Clinic - Epsom/Ewell Borough; Ashford Clinic - Spelthorne Borough

** For Surrey Downs Health and Care contract only
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Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit UK Border Agency website. Please note that this may not be applicable for all posts.


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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