Paediatric Dysphagia SLT

Paediatric Dysphagia SLT

Job Title: Paediatric Dysphagia SLT
Contract Type: Locum
Location: London
Reference: IM
Contact Name: Faye Lyons
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 06, 2022 11:31

Job Description

Are you an experienced Band 7 Speech & Language Therapist looking to start work ASAP in London?


The post holder will be an experienced Speech and Language Therapist with advanced skills in the field of paediatric dysphagia. The post holder will provide input to a caseload of infants and children with complex feeding/swallowing and communication disorders on the acute wards at the Hospital, including the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and on occasion clinical cover to the Neonatal units on the other two sites.



The clinical role will include working closely with the multidisciplinary team (MDT) to provide a specialist service to infants and children. The post holder will be involved in discharge planning, ensuring a seamless transfer to SLT colleagues and services in the community. The post holder will be able to manage their caseload and workload independently, providing a service based on clinical need. S/he will be a key member of the paediatric SLT team at ICHT and will contribute to the overall development of the paediatric service. S/he will provide specialist teaching and training sessions to professional colleagues within the Paediatric services.




Benefits of working with Positive Healthcare:-

You will work 1:1 with a dedicated and experienced Speech & Language Therapy Recruitment Consultant who has exceptional market knowledge

Quick & easy registration.

On-call support team available 24 hours a day

Free DBS check if needed

Weekly payroll.

Know someone that may be interested in this position? We will pay up to £300 referral fee (Terms and conditions apply)