Speech and Language Therapist (SLT) - Merton

Speech and Language Therapist - Merton, South West London

Ref: 4369Tuesday 26 March 2024

£32,000 - £48,000

Speech and Language Therapist (SLT) - Merton, South West London

Salary in line with NHS Banding 5-8


Parker Smith Inclusion is currently partnered with a local authority that is looking for a speech and language therapist to expand its therapy offer to local schools. The local authority's Speech and Language Teams we work with have opportunities for band 6 and band 7 Speech and Language Therapists on a locum basis. This opportunity offers a great work-life balance (term time only).

The roles will vary depending on the type of setting. We work with Multidisciplinary/ Speech and Language Therapy teams in various settings: Mainstream schools with ARP (Additionally Resourced Provisions), SEND schools for Autism/ASC, MLD, SLD, PMLD, SLCN, SEMH and trauma-informed schools.


Opportunities include:

  • Newly qualified Speech and Language Therapist (Band 5 equivalent)
  • Experienced Speech and Language Therapist (Band 6 equivalent)
  • Lead Speech and Language Therapist (Band 7 and Band 8 equivalent)
  • Sponsorship available for HCPC registered therapists (or in process)


Responsible for: Delivery of Speech and Language Therapy within school settings as an Advisory Service for the local authority.


The Speech and Language therapy teams form part of a multi-disciplinary team to drive forward development and rehabilitation programmes.

As a speech and language therapist, you will provide direct clinical care, which will encompass speech and language therapy assessments, treatment, and management of needs that extend beyond school. You will assess, implement and develop treatment programmes according to diagnosis and identified needs.


Candidate should be/have:

  • A registered Speech and Language Therapist with the HCPC (Health Care Professions Council) or registration in process.
  • Paediatric experience.
  • A passion for working in Paediatric Speech and Language Therapy.
  • An understanding of Speech and Language Therapy process/interventions.
  • Excellent communication, organisation and time management skills.
  • Resilience and an ability to manage difficult situations.

Whatever your situation or level of experience, please speak to us today to discuss opportunities within Speech and Language Therapy in South West London!


Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about our Speech and Language Therapy opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by responding to this advert, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV to heeji@psinclusion.co.uk

Unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful in this role if you are not contacted within 5 working days. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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