Sirona Medical Limited

Band 7 Dysphagia Speech and Language Therapist

We are seeking for Band 7 Speech and Language Therapist who is expereinced in Dysphagia.

  • Undertakes differential diagnosis of complex cases within a learning disability caseload.
  • Uses specialist knowledge to inform clinical judgments and decision making in complex cases.
  • Structures clear therapy plans based on best practice and is able to adapt to individual client needs and priorities.
  • Recognises breakdown or conflict when it occurs and generates solutions.
  • Provides second opinions to Speech and Language Therapists and other professionals both within and outside of the department.
  • Manages a complex caseload independently.
  • Negotiates with Speech and Language Therapy colleagues, other professionals and carers with reference to case management of complex cases.
  • Assesses, develops and implements highly specialist programmes of care and treatment to meet the needs of the client.
  • Records and maintains up-to-date clinical case notes in line with professional standards and trust policies.
  • Will manage a caseload which includes people with complex eating and drinking problems, often with a functional or sensory basis.
  • Uses highly developed listening skills to assess and treat complex difficulties within the Learning Disabilities Service.
  • Manages infection control risks including those from bodily fluids.
  • Carries out invasive procedures such as oromotor examinations, cervical auscultation, physical management of challenging behaviour.
  • Deals independently with clients who are at risk of potential/actual abuse.
  • Deals independently with highly complex clients whose behaviour is so significantly challenging as to cause extreme harm to self and others.

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Speech and Language Therapy (or equivalent).
  • HCPC Registered
  • Dysphagia trained
  • Extensive experience in dysphagia management, including competency in conducting invasive procedures such as oromotor examinations, cervical auscultation, physical management of challenging behaviour
  • Commitment to evidence-based practice and continuous professional development.
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently manage a caseload while maintaining high-quality standards.
We also supply the following to both NHS and private sector.

Nurse, General Nurse, RGN,NMC, Nurse, Band 5, Band 6, HCA, Community Nurse, specialist Nurse.

A&E, Endoscopy, Theatre,
Sirona Medical is a Healthcare Recruitment Agency supplying staff across many sectors within the UK. 
Sirona Medical has an excellent reputation for providing reliable Healthcare Professionals to both the NHS and private sector. 
We are renowned for our fast, friendly and high quality service.

Our thorough recruitment process ensures that we only provide the very best talent to our clients.
With over 60 years combined experience in the recruitment industry, our experienced Recruiters are always available to provide you with the highest service levels.
Sirona Medical believes in the ethics of providing more than just a service, but a relationship that allows both clients and candidates, to feel that no matter the query, request or demand, we will meet and exceed your expectations.
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  • Start: 16/05/2023
  • Duration: On-going
  • Rate: £28 - £30 per hour
  • Location: Birmingham,England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Sirona Medical Limited
  • Contact: Chloe Prior
  • Tel: 020 8050 2999
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: CP-0018
  • Posted: 2023-05-16 17:34:03 -

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