65744 Speech & Language Therapist (Band 5 or 6)
Gardenhill Health Centre

Job reference: 065744

Location: Gardenhill Health Centre

Job closing date: 07/12/2021

Job posted date: 23/11/2021

Salary: Various

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Allied Health Professions

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Speech & Language Therapy

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Would you like to be part of a friendly dynamic speech and language therapy team for children and young people? 
Would you like to belong to a team committed to developing new and innovative ways of working, providing excellent staff support and encouraging personal and professional development? 

If so, this could be the post for you. 

We are looking to recruit a suitably qualified and motivated speech and language therapist to join our well established and dynamic SLT team for children and young people based in Castle Douglas in Dumfries and Galloway.  You will provide a comprehensive service to both pre- school and school aged children in a variety of community settings across the region working collaboratively with our families and partner agencies to achieve the best outcomes for our children and young people.  Prevention and early intervention is a high priority with a focus on skill sharing and tailoring support according to the needs of individuals and their families. 

This post could be offered at either Band 5 or  Band 6, dependant on experience.

The successful applicant will demonstrate a wide range of skills, knowledge and experience in working with children and young people with speech, language and communication difficulties and an understanding of how to support children with additional support needs as well as experience of organising and managing complex caseloads.  

Ongoing support and training is available through our strong and supportive team structure and review process. 

This post is based in Castle Douglas but you will work in a variety of locations across the community and therefore must be able to drive independently.

For informal enquiries please contact Claire Brown, SLT C0-ordinator, 01556 505701 email claire.brown3@nhs.scot 


The closing date for this job has now passed.