Psychological Therapies

Speech and Language Therapist (Forensic Service)

Job description

Are you a skilled Speech and Language Therapist seeking a new and rewarding challenge? A unique opportunity has emerged within the Forensic Service, focusing on providing specialized communication and swallowing interventions within the prison settings

Job Overview:

Join an award-winning, supportive, and dynamic prison Speech and Language Therapy (SLT) team operating across multiple prisons. Collaborate with health care professionals, prison staff, and primary health care providers. The role extends to the Health and Justice SLT team, supporting service users with communication and swallowing needs in various Health and Justice services, offering flexibility across the region.

Main Duties:

The successful candidate will assess and intervene in communication difficulties for women in prison settings. Collaborate with a diverse team of healthcare professionals and partner colleagues, demonstrating a commitment to teamwork and collaborative working. As part of the wider SLT department, you'll enjoy excellent Continuing Professional Development (CPD) opportunities and support.


Degree in Speech and Language Therapy and HCPC registration.

Postgraduate dysphagia training and experience in relevant clinical areas.

Experience working with adults with learning disabilities and/or mental health difficulties.

Clinical supervision and teaching/training experience.

Knowledge of national guidance and key standards in the specialist area.

Working with Archer Resourcing Ltd:

We have been helping all health care professionals find exciting new roles for a number of years, so we know exactly where to look when it comes to sourcing the best opportunities. We operate across the UK, and, with amazing relationships with the biggest employers in UK social care, we give you the best chance of landing your next role.

We have a reputation for recruiting efficiently, however, we can only respond to candidates who meet the exact requirements of the position. If you have any queries about a role or application, then please call Archer direct on the provided contact details.

Due the high demand of CV's received we are unable to respond to all applications. However, we may hold your CV on file and contact you for future suitable roles.

We also offer a £250 referral bonus should you know of anyone who may be interested.

Must be eligible be work in the U.K.

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