Speech and Language Therapist

Location Roscommon
Job-type Temporary
Salary €37022 - €53002 per annum
Reference J345920
Date Published about 1 month ago

Locum Speech and Language Therapist position available

Locum Speech & Language Therapist - Roscommon

ASAP start, 3-6 month contract initially


At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with HSE Roscommon PCCC.

They have an available opportunity for a Staff Grade SLT on their Primary Care Paediatrics team, based in Boyle, Co. Roscommon initially.

If you think the position is right for you, let's talk.


The overall responsibility within this role;

• Be responsible for assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation of treatment / intervention programmes for service users according to professional standards.

• Arrange and carry out assessment and treatment / intervention programmes in appropriate settings (e.g. clinic, home, school, day centre) in line with local policy / guidelines.

• Communicate results of assessments and recommendations to the service user and relevant others as appropriate.

• Document all assessments, diagnoses, treatment / intervention plans, clinical notes, relevant contacts and summaries in accordance with department and professional standards.

• Collaborate with service user, family, carers and other staff in goal setting and treatment / intervention planning

• Foster close working relationships with colleagues and other relevant professionals in maximising the service users potential.

• Actively engage in team based performance management

• Provide support and information in relation to communication and / or feeding, eating, drinking and swallowing disorders etc. to service users and relevant others.

• Participate in teams as appropriate, communicating and working in collaboration with the service user and other team members as part of an integrated package of care.

• Attend clinics and participate in relevant meetings, case conferences and ward rounds as appropriate

• Maintain professional standards in relation to confidentiality, ethics and legislation

• Operate within the scope of Speech & Language Therapy practice as set out by the Irish Association of Speech & Language Therapists

• Participate in and develop activities which support health promotion


To be eligible for the role, you will need:

• A recognised qualification as a Speech & Language Therapist.
• Full CORU registration.
• Acute experience.
• Dysphagia experience.
• Ability to adapt to changing work environment.
• Professional approach to work
• Flexibility in work practice.
• Excellent communication, interpersonal, teamwork and effective caseload management skills.
• Good planning, organisation and effective time management skills together with the ability to work on your own initiative.

You will enjoy the following benefits:
• Market leading rates of pay
• Opportunity to work in an award-winning agency 2002-2018
• Continued personal & professional development
• The opportunity to gain additional experience working with the best employers in the market
• Access to our training department
• Exceptional trainings both internally and externally
• Flexible working hours
• Assistance and detailed review of CV content and format & interview technique if required
• Consultants with knowledge of employment procedures concerning agency workers and compliance to ensure you always receive the most up to date information

Location:Boyle, Roscommon
Salary:€37, 022 - €53,002 per annum

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer


Katelyn 065 686 9300 (ext. 106)

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.