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Speech Therapist - Kent

Service Care Health currently have a full time Speech Therapist position available based in Kent.

There are positions available working within an NHS hospital in Sittingbourne and also in Gravesend.



The position is working with a Private Healthcare Company but within an NHS hospital.

The position is full time and you must be dysphagia trained.

Responsibilities include identifying developmental speech and communication difficulties/disorders, assessing and treating swallowing and communication difficulties arising from a range of causes, e.g.

congenital problems (such as cleft palate) or acquired disorders after a stroke or injury; devising, implementing and revising relevant treatment programmes; advising carers on implementing treatment programmes and training other professionals in therapy delivery; assessing communication environments; monitoring and evaluating clients' progress; working with clients on a one-to-one basis, and in groups, to deliver therapy; writing and maintaining confidential client case notes and reports, as well as information for clients, carers and other professionals; managing a caseload taking account of priority cases, waiting lists, successful outcomes, referral and discharge of service users; working with others to improve the effectiveness of service delivery.

You must have the following training and experience:


*1 year+ post graduate experience


*Ongoing evidence of CPD


*HCPC Registration


*Membership of special interest groups


*Teaching/training/management clinical supervision

The benefits of Service Care Health:


* Twice weekly payroll runs ensuring weekly pay


* Ltd & PAYE payment options available


* £250 training allowance


* Competitive pay rates


* Exceptional referral bonuses


* Specialists consultants offering a single point of contact


* National provider of Healthcare staff to over 40 different NHS trusts and over 200 local authorities


* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge


* Professional compliance solutions available


* Uniforms provided

For more details or to apply, please respond to this advertisement or contact Rebecca Sprott at Service Care Health on the details given.