Community Speech and Language Therapist (Adults)

  • Region:

  • Location: Kilkenny

  • Sector: Healthcare Agency

  • Contract: Contract

  • Salary: Negotiable

  • Reference: IUTH763_1637941435

About this job

Adult Community Speech and Language Therapist’s

Are you looking for a position that offers you autonomy, flexibility while enhancing your skillset?

Do you truly enjoy working with adults?

Adult Community Speech and Language Therapist’s required to join supportive SLT team’s and wider MDT’s across Carlow/Kilkenny.

My client is looking for passionate and dedicated individuals to join the community team.

If you are passionate about delivering high quality community services to patients with Dysphagia, this is your calling

Summary Successful candidates will be working in a primary care setting with adults presenting with an acquired or progressive communication and /or swallowing disorder with adults with a range of acquired and progressive neurological conditions, stroke palliative and end of like care.

The post operates within primary care division of HSE working closely with local members of multidisciplinary teams, hospitals, nursing homes and community-based services.

These positions are full time, 6 month contracts starting asap.

Essential requirements:

  • A recognised qualification in Speech and Language Therapy with CORU registration
  • Post graduate experience is desirable with a significant amount working with and adult population (placement experience will be considered)
  • Ability to work effectively in a team
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing demonstrating empathy and listening skills.
  • Permission to work in Ireland
  • A full clean drivers licence and access to a car is essential
  • Available to take up work immediately


Charlene is a strategic, highly enthusiastic leader with a wealth of experience supplying Allied Health and Social Care professionals across acute hospitals, community, primary care facilities, mental health services, disability services, social care organisations within the Public and Private sector across Ireland.

To discuss this role in detail please contact Charlene Cooke by Phone: +3531 9637070 or by email

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Charlene Cooke

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