Specialist Speech and Language Therapist

Permanent | Merthyr Tydfil, WALES | 12 months | Deadline: 14 Aug 2017
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Job Reference: 110-AHP063-0717
Cwm Taf University Health Board
Adult Speech and Language Therapy Services
Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil
£26,566 - £35,578 per annum

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Adult Speech and Language Therapy Team, based in the South Wales Valleys. We are looking for an enthusiastic Specialist Speech and Language Therapist to work across settings with adult clients with a range of disorders to receive assessment diagnosis and management for communication and swallowing difficulties.
We are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work well as part of a team. Continuing professional development is encouraged in this role and there is a good support structure, including regular line management and clinical meetings.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post.
Closing date: 14th August 2017
For further details / informal visits contact:
Kathryn Head 01685 728451
Vicky Collins 01443 443443 ext 3297

Cwm Taf University Health Board (UHB) reserve the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

With effect from 1st April 2017 points 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 on AfC Pay Band 1 and Pay Band 2 will be adjusted to £16,523 to reflect the incorporation of the living wage £8.45 per hour.

All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

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