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Speech and Language Therapist (Adult’s Services)


Hours: Full or part time hours will be considered/flexible working options
Closing date: Friday, 4th January 2019

Do you want an opportunity  to work in one of our a highly regarded, integrated multi disciplinary clinical teams dedicated to supporting services at Autism East Midlands?

We are looking for empathic, creative and skilled speech and language therapists to join our teams in Children or Adults services, with relevent experience working with children, young people and adults with Autism and learning disabilities. We can offer you MDT and integrated service models of practice in a highly regarded and skilled team, CPD, regular supervision and opportunites for progression.

Salary: AFC Band 6 Equivalent salary
Hours of Work: Permanent – full or part time hours will be considered/flexible working conditions
Annual Leave: 30 days (pro rata for part time)

Speech and Language Therapist, Band 6, Adult’s Service, providing speech therapy support into a range of adult day and residential services, including assessment of communication needs, providing a range of interventions, assessing communication needs and writing guidance, providing resources and advice and supporting staff training. Collaborative MDT working; including a Clinical Lead, SaLT Team Leader, full time Therapy Assistant, Clinical Psychology and Psychology Assistants . There is great value placed on a range of CPD and regular clinical supervision. This post is ideally suited to someone who has some experience of evidence based practice in autism and learning disabilities in care settings and is looking to further develop their knowledge and skills.

The post will involve travel between other sites within the organisation therefore it is essential that you are able to legally drive in the UK and have access to your own vehicle or use of a vehicle with full business use insurance cover.

For further information or to arrange a visit contact Pat Smith, Psychology and Clinical Team Lead, at our Head Office: 01909 506678.

Please note successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check at a cost to the individual

Autism East Midlands is an equal opportunities employer; please note we welcome applications from anyone interested in this or any of our other positions which can be found on our website.

To apply please follow one of the options below:

  • Download an electronic application form and relevant job description (see links below)
  • Request the application details by emailing recruitment@autismeastmidlands.org.uk
  • Call us on 01909 506678.

Please quote ref number ‘S&LAT’ on any correspondence relating to this vacancy

Closing date: noon Friday 4th January 2019

Interview date: 15th January 2019

Applicants are asked to ensure that they will be available on this date as unfortunately no further interview dates are available.


Autism East Midlands is an equal opportunities employer.

“Promoting Quality of Life for People with Autism”

Autism East Midlands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

Registered Charity Number 517954

Download more information:

SLT Job Description. Band 6_

SLT Person Specification, Band 6

Application Form – Guidance Notes

Employment Application Form