Speech & Language Therapy Assistant

Ref: VAC-11376
  • Location: Southeastern HSC Trust
  • Industry: Band 4
  • Discipline: Speech & Language Therapy Assistant


Job Description

Direct Medics is a Registered Supplier to the Northern Ireland Health and Social Care Trust Framework. We are currently working with Speech and Language Therapist Assistants to help them find new and exciting opportunities with the Trusts here in Northern Ireland.
As such, we are now recruiting on behalf of the South Eastern Trust for a Band 4 SLT Assistant to work in the schools in the Lisburn area! This role will be full time Monday – Friday and requires a Full UK drivers license and access to a car for travel between schools.
The Speech and Language Therapy Assistant is employed to assist in the delivery of services across the Children and Young People’s Speech and Language Therapy service (CYPSLT). This includes management of children on an individual and/or group basis as well as administration tasks to ensure the smooth running of the Service. The qualified Speech and Language Therapist is responsible at all times for the assessment, diagnosis and setting of treatment programmes. The Speech and Language Therapy Assistant will work within these set programmes.

Direct Medics offers some substantial benefits including:

· FREEAccess NI Check
· FREEFit To Work Certificate / Occupational Health Clearance
· FREEOnline Training
· FREEUniform
· Relocation Assistance for ROI and GB candidates
· Up to £1000 -for each referral who successfully registers and works with Direct Medics
· Flexible working hours- part time and full time available
· Negotiable rates
· Mileage paid at Trust rates!
· Dedicated Consultant to help develop both you & your career

– NVQ 3 in Child Care or equivalent in relevant area Plus 2 years relevant experience
– Alternatively, HNC/D in relevant subject or equivalent Plus 1 year’s relevant experience or 4 year’s relevant experience
– Hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car on appointment.
– Right to Work in the UK

To Apply:

• Submit your CV via the APPLY button.
• For more information on Allied Health opportunities available contact Erin-Rose Heaney on 0289531 3172.