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Speech and Language Therapy
Band 6
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Swansea Bay University Health Board
Employer type
Morriston Hospital
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Salary period
01/11/2020 23:59

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COVID-19 Vacancy Specialist Speech & Language Therapist - BANK

Band 6

Welcome to Swansea Bay University Health Board. We welcome applications from people who share our values: caring for each other, working together and always improving.    

Swansea Bay University Health Board reserve the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

Prior consideration for this vacancy will be given to staff currently awaiting redeployment and we therefore reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any stage.

Applications may be submitted in Welsh.  Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.


We are recruiting qualified Band 6 Speech and Language Therapists for our Bank system. On a zero-hours contract basis, you will be available as and when is required to cover for staffing shortfalls due to sickness, maternity leave and short term vacancies in the department. You may also be asked to provide specific skills which may be required for short periods of time that will support the team.

You will be required to assist in the delivery of safe, high quality care, meeting the varying dysphagia and communication needs of adults accessing the Speech and Language Therapy service across Swansea Bay University Health Board. You will need to be able to work in a range of clinical settings. You will need excellent communication skills, be reliable and able to integrate quickly into a team.

You will work in a supported environment and will be provided with training opportunities to develop your knowledge and skills when appropriate.

Should your application be successful you will be invited to attend an interview.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Applicants that are currently employed by Swansea Bay University Health Board in a substantive role need not apply and can contact their line manager with regards to an internal application to be placed on the bank system.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Welsh language skills are desirable

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Further details / informal visits contact

Jade Farrell
Job title
Clinical Lead SLT
Email address
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01792 703855
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