Job Description

Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist - Immediate Start

South East England





Weekdays only

06/04/2020 - 07/04/2020


Merco are recruiting band 7 SLTs to be a part of this busy Children and Young Peoples Integrated Therapies team on a locum basis. Your working hours can be flexible, but ideally you will be available Monday to Friday 9-5.

This is a community based post which will require you to work flexibly across the West Berkshire locality. Alongside your colleagues you will be responsible for providing clinical support to the CYPIT pre-school Speech and Language Therapy Service, including running drop in clinics across the Wokingham and Reading area.

About them:

We can’t rave about this client enough! They have a fantastic team culture where everyone has a voice and where service users and staff collaborate to have a ‘direct impact on the things that matter most’

But don’t just take our word for it! The latest CQC Inspection found that they are an ‘Outstanding, well-led organisation’ and 'promoted a positive culture that supported and valued staff, creating a sense of common purpose based on shared values.’

About you:

For this role you will need to have at least 2 years of clinical experience. You will have excellent communication and people skills, an understanding of the diverse needs of children and young people, and strong clinical skills in this phase of life. You will have experience of working with families from a wide variety of backgrounds and previous experience of supporting children and young people in the early years is essential. Experience of working within schools in Berkshire is preferable but not a requirement.

About us:

Merco is a person-centred employer, with 17 years experience in medical staffing. We have a diverse workforce, delivering exemplary clinical specialisms to providers nationwide. Our registration process is guided by a friendly, dedicated consultant, to assist you every step of the way.

We offer highly competitive rates of pay, and encourage you to give us a call with any questions you may have about this role!

Essential for this position:

HPCP registration

Band 7 qualified Speech and Language Therapist (Band 5 and 6 may be considered)

Car driver

Available to start immediately following compliance checks

Have your CV ready!