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Specialist Speech and Language Therapist

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CNWL NHS Foundation Trust offers a generous relocation package to successful candidates - subject to eligibility assessment

Specialist Speech and Language Therapist (SLT) – Camden Neurology and Stroke Service (CNSs) and Integrated Primary Care (IPC)

Specialist Speech and Language Therapist – B6 – Full time, six month fixed term contract

We are looking for a highly motivated, flexible and enthusiastic Speech and Language Therapist to join our established community multi-disciplinary rehabilitation team, based within St Pancras Hospital. You will be part of a team which includes Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists, Clinical Psychologists, Rehab Assistants and Dietetics, committed to providing a goal focused, evidence based, specialist rehabilitation service to adults living in Camden.

Please note that this is a six month fixed term contract. Previous experience of working in neurology is essential; working in a community setting is desired.

CNWL is committed to providing excellent levels of support and supervision and opportunities for continuing professional development. You will be expected to contribute to audit, training and service development, in addition to providing supervision to more junior staff members.

The Central and North West London (CNWL) trust is recognized as an innovative integrated mental and community health organisation. It covers a large part of the country in providing mental health, community and prison health care services. This post is based in Camden which is a vibrant and diverse London borough with extremes of wealth and poverty, which can present varied challenges in the provision of rehabilitative care to the client group who come onto our caseload.

To arrange an informal discussion or visit, please contact Midge Cameron (( Email address removed )) Acting Clinical Lead Speech and Language Therapist or Debbie Gardiner (( Email address removed )) on  ( Phone number removed ) 

For further details / informal visits contact:
Midge Cameron (Speech and Language Therapist) tel:  ( Phone number removed ) 

Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust (CNWL) is one of the largest trusts in the UK, caring for people with a wide range of physical and mental health needs. We have approximately 7,000 staff who provide healthcare to a third of London's population and across wider geographical areas, including Milton Keynes, Kent, Surrey and Hampshire.

As a Foundation Trust we involve service users, carers, the public, staff and partner organisations in the way that we are run and our future development. If you are interested in becoming a member of our Foundation Trust please visit our website.

Our catchment area spans diverse communities, with over 100 first languages spoken. It contains areas of great affluence as well as areas of much deprivation. We are committed to providing services that meet the needs of the people who use them, and we actively encourage involvement from local people who can help make a difference.

CNWL is recognised locally, nationally and internationally for providing high quality, innovative healthcare. We aim to employ only the best people, and our experts are frequently called upon to contribute to national health strategy and policy, and many models of our care have been adapted for use in other countries.

CNWL are committed to safeguarding all children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults.

Due to the high response levels we receive for some vacancies, we may expire any of them prior to the advertised closing date and advise you to submit your application as soon as possible. Candidates shortlisted for interview will be informed via the email address registered with NHS Jobs.

CNWL Agenda for Change employment contracts are subject to a contractual 13 week probationary period.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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