Band 6 Adult Speech and Language Therapist - Hertfordshire

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Pulse is currently recruiting for a qualified Band 6 Speech and Language Therapist to work within the acute adult team at a well-established NHS trust located in London. This placement is available to start as soon as possible, offering full time hours for an initial 2-month period.

You will independently assess and treat a caseload of community adult patients with communication difficulties and dysphagia, as well as strokes and neurology.

To be considered for this role you must: 

• Have previous experience working with dysphagia patients 
• Have experience working with stroke and neurology patients
• Be HCPC registered 
• Hold the relevant degree/qualifications 

Some main duties will include: 

• Assessment of individuals to determine specific areas of need
• Managing a caseload of clients with varying diagnosis and complex needs
• Report writing
• Work within a multidisciplinary team – liaising with other healthcare professionals 
• Coaching, training and consultation work with service providers
• Work with all staff to support the implementation of the therapeutic approach through training delivery and development of the environment 

What can Pulse offer you?  

• Variety of work opportunities in the NHS and private sector
• Our vacancies offer a true work/life balance
• Regional Compliance Team of trained phlebotomists 
• Access to high-quality voluntary training
• £300 Recommend a Friend scheme*
• HireVue online interview
• Advice and support from a friendly and dedicated team of consultants 
• Daily payroll 
*Terms and Conditions apply

Not for you but know the ideal candidate?

If you are registered with Pulse and recommend a friend to us, you can earn £300 per recommendation, once they have worked over 200 hours*. 


Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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