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Speech and Language Therapist Newport

Isle of Wight NHS Trust

Isle of Wight NHS Trust Newport United Kingdom

2 months ago

We are recruiting for a Band 5 Speech and Language Therapist who wishes to join #TeamIOWNHS. You should share our passion and drive to ensure that our patients and staff receive quality and compassionate care and work with us to ensure the Trust continues its journey towards great people, great place.

Adult Acquired - Community and Inpatients

Are you a Speech & Language Therapist looking for an opportunity to further develop your skills as part of a dynamic SLT team, on the beautiful Isle of Wight, situated a few miles off the English South Coast?

Are you committed to the Speech & Language Therapy profession and keen to provide a high quality service to your clients?

If your answer to these questions is yes, you could be one of the people we are looking for to join us on the Isle of Wight.

This role requires a flexible and innovative Speech & Language Therapist to work within a dedicated Adult SLT team working across inpatient stroke, Community Stroke Rehabilitation Team... outpatients and patients own homes. There will also be an opportunity to work with Adults with Learning Disabilities.

We are passionate about providing excellent CARE, which is why our values are Compassion, Accountable, Respect and Everyone counts. Our mission is to make sure that our community is at the heart of everything we do and that we hold our values across all our services.

This post has scope for further opportunities to professionally develop within the Speech & Language Therapy service in the future. It is an opportunity to work alongside highly specialist therapists from a number of disciplines. The Speech and Language Therapy Service provides an excellent clinical supervision programme, active professional development, service development working parties and actively supports student placements from a number of Universities.

You Will Need To/have
• Relevant qualifications and current registration with H.C.P.C
• Current clean, full driving license
• A combination of relevant skills, experience and knowledge in a range of conditions and settings
• Contribute to the development of the Speech and Language Therapy Service
• Demonstrate high-level written and oral (including telephone) communication skills
• Be self-motivated and able to work in a team environment
• Knowledge and understanding of the application of quality care and evidence based practice
• Demonstrate high level of organisational and time management skills
• Ability to work within the Values and Visions framework of the Isle of Wight NHS Trust

The Isle of Wight NHS Trust is the only integrated acute, community, mental health and ambulance health care provider in England. We serve a population of approximately 150,000 residents, making the services we offer variable and personalised with a flexible approach to our service users.

Working for our Trust brings a variety of benefits, including an onsite day nursery, cycle-to-work scheme, discounts at local businesses and gyms, and the opportunity to hire Trusts beach hut in Ryde. We offer flexible working opportunities, speak to us about how we might be able to accommodate a flexible working arrangement for you and if it works for the service, we will do our best to make it work for you.

The Isle of Wight is a unique and stunning gem located off the South Coast of England, a short ferry journey from Portsmouth and Southampton, with journey times taking from as little as 10 minutes. London can be reached in 90 minutes by rail from Southampton or Portsmouth. The island offers an amazing coastline with beautiful countryside, year-round events, festivals and award-winning attractions.

For further details / informal visits contact: Name: Carrie Collins Job title: Interim Trust AHP Lead Email address: [email protected] Telephone number: 01983 534185
Newport UK

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