Children's Speech Pathologist- Grade 1

Job posted: 13/09/2021
Applications close: 22/09/2021 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 28999

Reference: 28999

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Short term contract till 23 September 2022 with potential for extension
• Ongoing Supervision and team support
• Genuinely inclusive and friendly environment

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care.
In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

This is a short term contract open to speech pathologists familiar with family-sensitive, child-centred interventions to address developmental delays in children from birth to school age. Your commitment to the social model of health will inform your approach and you will contribute to an enthusiastic, committed and inclusive multidisciplinary team. The role is based in Rosebud, and Hastings 48 hours per fortnight.
About Our Community Health Children's Services
We are the largest allied health children's service in the state with more than 30 staff across ten professions. We take pride in delivering child-centred, family- focused care to all our diverse communities with hallmarks of compassion and a strong work ethic. We are committed to being the best we can be and commit to regular supervision and professional development in the context of a supportive, inclusive culture.
The vision of our Children's Service is exciting and we look forward to welcoming new team members who share our commitment and passion to make a positive impact on our community.

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
• Qualification in Speech Pathology and maintain practicing membership of Speech Pathology Australia
• Skills and commitment to working in child-centred and family-focused practices including skills in working with vulnerable and disadvantaged families.
• Commitment to operationalising the principles of the social model of health.
• Commitment to continuous quality improvement including self-development.
• Exceptional organisational skills and ability to prioritise duties and best/evidence based practice.

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700. To be considered for this position, please attach a separate document addressing the key selection criteria.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from all cultural backgrounds. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Children's Speech Pathologist- Grade 1

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Karen Anderson - +61400674368
Virginia McRae - 0432413396

Children's Speech Pathologist- Grade 1