Speech and Language Therapist

University of Nottingham

Applications are invited for the post of Speech and Language Therapist within Stroke, Division of Clinical Neuroscience. The successful candidate will be involved in a trial investigating the effectiveness of non-invasive cerebellar stimulation.

The post holder will work towards a higher degree on post stroke dysphagia. They will be responsible for the screening, recruitment, treatment and follow up of patients in the 'An exploration of the application of non-invasive cerebellar stimulation in the neurorehabilitation of dysphagia after stroke' trial. 

Applicants should be a qualified Speech and Language Therapist and have expereince of assement and treatment in post stroke dysphagia. They should have experience of delivery and assessment of videofluoroscopy for post stroke dysphagia. Experience in clinical research is desirable but not essential.

This is a full time post which is available immediately and will be offered on a fixed term contract until January 2020. The post will be based at Clinical Sciences Building, Nottingham City Hospital and will contribute clinically to the management and prevention of post stroke.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Diane Havard, tel: 0115 8231775 or email diane.havard@nottingham.ac.uk. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

It is a condition of this post that satisfactory enhanced disclosure is obtained from the 'Disclosure and Barring Service'.

Further details: http://jobs.nottingham.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?id=17757&forced=1

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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