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Band 6 Speech and Language

Job Description

Job Title: Band 6 Speech and Language Therapist
Location: Doncaster
Job Type: Part Time Full-time and Hybrid options available
Salary: Competitive, based on experience
Info: There will be an element of community working so a car driver is essential. Free parking is available throughout the site.

Job Description:
We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Speech and Language Therapist to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with stroke patients, individuals with neurodegenerative conditions, and head injuries. As a key member of our team, you will utilize your expertise in alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) to enhance the quality of life for our patients.

Key Responsibilities:
- Conduct comprehensive assessments and develop tailored treatment plans for adults with acquired communication disorders, dysphagia, and related conditions.
- Utilize high-level expertise in the interpretation of cognitive neuropsychology, including the PALPA model, to inform assessment and treatment strategies.
- Work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team to provide holistic care and make complex ethical decisions.
- Provide training and supervision to speech and language therapy students, as well as rehabilitation assistants or support staff.
- Demonstrate proficiency in the use of electronic communication aids and Microsoft Office software.
- Liaise effectively with other healthcare professionals to ensure coordinated care and optimal patient outcomes.

- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Speech and Language Therapy or related field.
- Current licensure or registration with relevant professional bodies.
- Minimum of [insert number] years of experience working with stroke patients, individuals with neurodegenerative conditions, and head injuries.
- Extensive experience in the assessment, treatment, and management of adults with acquired communication disorders and dysphagia.
- Strong IT skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office software.
- Detailed knowledge of a range of electronic communication aids/systems.
- Proven ability to make complex ethical decisions within a multidisciplinary team setting.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively interact with patients, families, and colleagues.

- Four weekly payroll runs
- £250 training allowance
- Excellent pay rates
- Exceptional referral bonuses
- Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact
- Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
- Ltd & PAYE payment options available
- Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.
- FREE DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services
- FREE Occupational Health Check and Immunisations

Are you happy with your current agency? At SCS, we believe in rewarding your loyalty and hard work!
- £150 Agency Switch Bonus - If you're unhappy with your current agency or simply fancy a change, Service Care Solutions will give you £150 for bringing your current contract to us.
- £250 Welcome Bonus - We are offering a Welcome Bonus of £250, paid after completion of two weeks in your new placement.
- Refer a Friend (Earn up to £750 per Referral) - Simply refer your friend. If they get the role, we'll give you up to £750 per Referral.

Closing date for CVs is Friday 3rd May - Please note - this is a Band 6 placement. Please do not ask for a higher banding as it will not be given.

To apply for this exciting opportunity reach out to me on 01772 208 961 or submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience to