Speech and Language Therapists

  • Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
  • Somerset, UK
  • 14 Dec, 2021
Permanent Adult Education Hospital wards Mainstream and specialist schools Paediatric

Job Description

Somerset NHS Foundation Trust are currently hiring for a variety of different Speech and Language Therapy roles across Somerset, and we’d love to hear from you whether you’re newly qualified, due to qualify or an experienced SLT looking for a fresh challenge in Somerset. 

After our merge that took place in April 2020, we are the first trust on the English mainland to provide combined community, mental health and acute hospital services. This has created ample opportunities for our staff to have exposure to other areas, learn additional skills and improve the best possible care for our patients. We’re also expanding even further and have another merge taking place in 2022 – it’s an extremely exciting time to join us!

We’re proud to have been awarded a HSJ award in November 2020 – Mental Health Trust of the year! 

We have roles available within our Paediatric, Adult and Learning Disability SLT services on the following bandings:

Band 5 - £25,655-£31,534

Band 6 - £32,306 - £39,027

Band 7 - £40,057 - £45,839

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive relocation packages available 
  • Variety of full / part-time hours across Somerset, to be discussed with Ellie 
  • Fantastic preceptorship programme support for newly qualified SLT’s
  • First years registrations fees 
  • Development opportunities available
  • Excellent annual leave entitlement starting at 27 days + bank holidays
  • Salary incremental raises in line with NHS agenda for change 

Please contact Ellie Berry-Roper – Recruitment Lead, Allied Health Professionals for an informal discussion today. She can direct you to fill in an application form, put you in touch directly with the hiring manager, send you full job details including a job description and assist with any recruitment related queries. Eleanor.berry-roper@somersetft.nhs.uk 07570153083

Job Start Date

Immediate Start

Salary Band

Band 5, Band 6, Band 7


Full time, Part time / Job share


South West England