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Community Speech Pathologist

Job posted: 25/05/2022
Applications close: 13/07/2022 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Melton

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 43815

Reference: 43815

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Melton

Permanent Full time or Part time position available for motivated Grade 2 Speech Pathologist. The position is based across Bacchus Marsh and Melton campuses working in the Community Services team.  Individual clinical services and group based interventions are provided to a diverse client population across community health, inpatient and outpatient settings. The community Speech Pathologist provides person centred care to support the frail aged and younger people with disability to remain at home and engaged with their community for as long as possible.


To be Successful in this Role you



  • Will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Will have a drive to  provide a multidisciplinary team based approach to deliver person centred care

  • Will ensure safe and high quality patient care is delivered in line with Western Health values and policies


About Us


Our workforce of over 11,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.


Western Health is in a period of rapid growth. Our services comprise of four acute public hospitals: Footscray Hospital, Sunshine Hospital (including Joan Kirner Women's and Children's), Williamstown Hospital and Bacchus Marsh & Melton Hospital. We also operate Sunbury Day Hospital, Hazeldean, Grant Lodge Residential Aged Care, as well as community health centres in Melton, Caroline Springs and Bacchus Marsh and a range of community-based services. We care for a diverse community of more than 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.


Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:



  • Professional development support

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing

  • Work-life balance


Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance (including evidence of COVID 19 vaccination) and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.


Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Community Speech Pathologist

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Tara Delaney - 0460840368
tarad@djhs.org.au

Community Speech Pathologist