Overview

Do you have a passion for working in an acute hospital environment? Do you want to join a high quality, established team providingSpeech and Language Therapy services to both stroke and other acute inpatients in Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Trust as a specialist SLT?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Specialist SLT to join our team at Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Trust (Worcestershire Royal Hospital and the Alexandra Hospital, Redditch) on a full time basis (part-time may be considered). We are a forward thinking and proactive SLT department made up of15 therapists and support workers working within specialty teams. The successful candidate will have a varied case-load, spending their time on the Acute Stroke unit and with general acute inpatients on both sites. There will be an opportunity for MDT working on stroke and there is good support available from Stroke Team Lead SLT and Inpatient Team Lead SLT.

If you have an interest or previous experience in working with Acute inpatients we are happy to discuss how we can help progress your specialist knowledge and skills.

We can offer you:

*A friendly and supportive team of colleagues, excellent peer support and regular clinical supervision, involvement in student training with students from Birmingham City University.

*We are committed to your personal development and CPD.

*Worcester is situated near major road and rail networks with easy access to Birmingham, Stratford-Upon-Avon, the Malvern Hills and the scenic Cotswold country.

As a department we have regular specialty and team meetings with a focus on quality improvement and maintaining CPD. If you would like to learn more about this post, please contact Becky Mpanza, Stroke Team Lead SLT or Sarah Empson, In Patient Team Lead SLTon 01905 760475 or email [email protected] or [email protected] to discuss further or to arrange an informal visit.