We are looking for an enthusiastic person to work for a fixed period to cover long term sick leave within the Speech and Language Therapy ALD team. You will be working with a clinical caseload of adults with learning disabilities and other additional support needs who have a range of complex communication and Eating, Drinking and Swallowing needs.
The small but highly motivated Specialist SLT team works within the broader ALD service, with close links with Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry and Specialist Learning Disability Nursing and AHP services.
The ALD SLT Team is part of the NHS Highland Adult Specialist Network for SLT and benefits from collaboration with other Specialist SLTs for peer supervision, practice development, joint case management, joint initiatives and collective CPD opportunities.
This position is initially for 4 months and may be atttractive as a secondment. However, it would be an excellent opportunity for someone wishing to develop and consolidate their skills and experience in the field of ALD and anyone with an interest is invited to apply.
A degree in Speech and Language Therapy, registration with the HCPC along with a full current driving license are essential.
Informal enquiries to: Iris Clarke SLT Manager, Raigmore Hospital
email: [email protected]
Application Forms and Job Descriptions can be downloaded via our website or available from, and to be returned to, the Employment Services Section, Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness IV2 3BW or by emailing your name and address to [email protected]
Short-listed applicants may be contacted by email. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.
Please quote reference in the subject line of your email - ES12.19.125
Closing date for completed applications: 10 August 2019
Job has now expired