B6 Community Speech and Language Therapist - Mile End Hospital

Barts Health is the largest NHS Hospital Trust in the UK, supporting communities in East London and beyond with a population of 2.5 million. The Barts Health NHS Trust was established in 2012 and consists of six major London hospitals including Mile End Hospital, The London Chest Hospital, The Royal London Hospital, Newham University Hospital, St Bartholomew's Hospital and Whipps Cross University Hospital.

Main duties 

  • To provide comprehensive assessment to community-based adult patients with communication and/or swallowing problems through the use of informal and formal assessment techniques.
  • To identify target areas for intervention / rehabilitation and to establish a baseline of performance against which to evaluate outcomes
  • To liaise with and educate patients and carers regarding their assessment, and treatment as appropriate, formulating client centred goals for rehabilitation and disability management  

Caseload:

  • hold a caseload spanning neurological and non-neurological diagnosis.
  • The patients will either be discharged from an acute setting and require follow-up or may be referred from the community with long-term conditions and require rehabilitation or disability management 

 

What do we look for?

  • HCPC registration is compulsory
  • At least 6 months NHS experience but not compulsory
  • Physiotherapy degree/or equivalent
  • Awareness of current evidence pertaining to physiotherapy and application to clinical practice , using advanced clinical reasoning skills

So, what next?

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