Bank Senior Speech and Language Therapist

Kensington and Chelsea, London, Greater London, England
RH2 7DJ
Cromwell Hospital £ 31.15 - 31.15 Per hour Full time, Part time Save This Job
Pay
£ 31.15 - 31.15 Per hour
Hours
Full time, Part time
Type
Bank
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
28 Sep 2021
Closes
28 Oct 2021

Job Description

R1064265 Senior Speech and Language Therapist - Bank

Cromwell Hospital, SW5 0TU

£31.15 per hour

Role Overview

Within this role you will provide highly specialist and evidence-based assessment, diagnosis and intervention for adult clients with speech, language and swallowing difficulties as an autonomous practitioner. Patients will include a range of physical diagnosis and conditions for both in- and outpatients. Inpatient referrals may be received from all wards including AICU.

You will work collectively with SLT colleagues in effective caseload management and optimal service delivery and support further development of the Speech and Language Therapy Service at the Cromwell Hospital.

What you’ll do

• Ensure a high standard of service expected in all areas of the Adult Speech and Language Therapy Service, which will include a varied caseload in terms of patient age and condition affecting the patient’s swallow, communication and/or voice.

• Offer specialist assessment and intervention to clients with Head and Neck cancer, lead the development of H&N service at the Cromwell Hospital and support other SLT colleagues in developing their skills and competencies in this field.

• Be fully competent in carrying out, analysing and reporting instrumental assessments (VF/FEES).

• Offer specialist assessments and interventions to clients with conditions affecting their communication and voice.

• Have proven experience in the management of clients requiring AICU level care including ventilation and tracheostomy care and weaning.

• Provide assessment and implement highly specialist SLT treatment and programmes of care, writing reports, reflecting specialist knowledge and maintain accurate, comprehensive and timely patient treatment records.

• Provide expert intervention demonstrating clinical effectiveness by use of evidence-based practice and outcome measures, whilst adapting practice to meet individual circumstance and context, weighing up complex clinical management decisions in the context of conflicting clinical indicators.

What you’ll bring

As a Senior Speech and Language Therapist you will have proven experience of working with adult patients with any of the following specialities:

• Head and Neck surgery and/or cancer

• Dysphagia management including video fluoroscopy and/or FEES (competency level 4)

• Conditions affecting communication and voice

• AICU including ventilation and tracheostomy care and weaning

• Speech and Language Therapy Degree and membership with RCSLT and HCPC.

• Advanced training or extensive experience in Head and Neck cancers/Dysphagia/ Communication and Voice/Ventilation and tracheostomy care.

• Here you’ll be welcomed. We champion diversity and we understand the importance of our people representing the communities and customers we serve. You’ll find an inclusive environment where you can be yourself and where everyone is driven by the same purpose – helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives.

Why Bupa?

We are a health insurer and provider. With no shareholders, our customers are our focus. We reinvest profits into providing more and better healthcare for the benefit of current and future customers.

Our benefits are driven by what matters to our people. It’s important to us that these benefits support a work-life balance that keeps people healthy, both mentally and physically.

Alongside flexible hours to suit your own circumstances you’ll also be able to take advantage of other great benefits:

• Equivalent to 20 days annual leave per year, accrued on a monthly basis based on the number of hours worked each month from commencement of employment.

• Discounted private medical insurance to help you keep fit and healthy

• Various family friendly benefits and discounts online from shopping, entertainment, eating out and insurance cover.

• Subsidised staff canteen and coffee shop lead by expert caterers.

• Free onsite massages as a recognition for your hard work

• Subsidised Gym membership to aid your physical and mental wellbeing

Diversity and Inclusion

Bupa is committed to making sure that every applicant is assessed solely on personal merit and qualifications. We actively celebrate the diversity of our colleagues and provide an inclusive environment so you can bring your true self to Bupa.

We’ll make sure you are treated fairly regardless of disability or circumstance. That’s why we’re happy to offer reasonable adjustments as part of our recruitment process to anyone that needs them.

Whether you’ve found your feet or are discovering a new path.

Welcome to a place that celebrates you.

This isn’t where you've been.

This is where you're going.

This is what we have belief in.

Get in touch or apply today! For a confidential chat please email Apply within our Recruitment team where we can answer any questions or, if of interest, arrange an informal site visit.

Ref: R1064265

Job Details

Bank Senior Speech and Language Therapist

Kensington and Chelsea, London, Greater London, Englandd Cromwell Hospital
Pay
£ 31.15 - 31.15 Per hour
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Hours
Full time, Part time
Posted
28 Sep 2021
Type
Bank
Closes
28 Oct 2021

Get new jobs like this by email

We'll send you jobs that match this search

You're consenting to receive job alert emails. Unsubscribe at any time. Also you can 'Join' to create a full account to edit your preferences. Read our privacy policy for more details.

Cromwell Hospital - 21 jobs https://www.healthjobs.co.uk/Images/Default/recruiters/Thumbnail/4f953e90-962b-4f4e-ab6e-024b5563e7e9132772303972954873.jpg
This job was posted to Speech therapy in Kensington and Chelsea, London, Greater London, England

Similar Jobs

Similar Jobs

Watford, Hertfordshire, England£ 31.365 - 37.89 Per year8th October 2021

London, Greater London, England£ 47.154 - 52.936 Per year6th October 2021

London, Greater London, England£ 25.0 - 45.0 Per year30th September 2021

London, Greater London, England£ 38.768 - 46.124 Per year13th October 2021

London, Greater London, England£ 47.154 - 52.936 Per year7th October 2021

London, Greater London, England£ 38.768 - 46.124 Per year6th October 2021

London, Greater London, England£ 37.152 - 43.994 Per year18th October 2021

Carshalton, Greater London, England£ 37.152 - 43.994 Per year15th October 2021

London, Greater London, England£ 20.0 - 25.0 Per hour14th October 2021

London, Greater London, England£ 47.154 - 52.936 Per year12th October 2021

Show More
Apply now