If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and Proud to Lead competence framework.
Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the Disability Confident Employer scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities .
Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.
Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.
As part of North Wales new development to establish Therapy-led stroke services, there will be a range of opportunities for Speech and Language Therapists to join and build upon our existing MDTs in East, West and Centre Areas of BCUHB.
If you are an experienced SLT looking for the perfect stroke specialist post, or are seeking to develop your stroke skills as an SLT or Technical Instructor, we are keen to hear from you. We will be developing our stroke team significantly so will have a range of flexible opportunities across the North Wales region, including in-patient and out-patient rehabilitation, and in developing our new early supported stroke discharge teams.
We are looking for enthusiastic and skilled SLTs, driven to provide the highest quality service to stroke survivors and to work collaboratively within our newly developing MDT to shape our future services.
Successful candidates will understand and be committed to providing stroke evidence-based practice. Stroke experience is therefore essential for all posts. In return, we will welcome you into a growing and supportive team, with regular opportunities for CPD, and the opportunity to shape North Wales future stroke services. We will support full-time, part-time and other flexible working arrangements to enable our combined team to provide a 7-day stroke service to the population of North Wales.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.
To work in the UK, all candidates who are not UK or Republic of Ireland (RoI) nationals require sponsorship to obtain either a Health and Care visa or Skilled Worker visa , unless you have permission to work via another route. Non UK / RoI candidates wishing to apply should self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship by visiting Work in the UK . If you are eligible for the Health and Care visa, application costs are lower and you do not need to pay the annual Immigration Health Surcharge.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Welsh language skills are desirable