Grade 2 Speech pathologist

Job posted: 18/11/2020
Applications close: 02/12/2020 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 44100

Reference: 44100

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Grade 2 Speech Pathologist - Acute

Full time, fixed term (Parental leave) until Nov 2021

About Monash Health

Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing over 18,000 people across a range of specialities. Monash Health Allied Health share the vision of One Team; Making a Difference Together.  This vision is underpinned by the following principles:

  • We provide quality care focused on the person in the context of their life;

  • We are interdisciplinary and innovative with a can-do attitude;

  • We view change and challenge as great opportunities.

Speech Pathology at Monash Health covers the continuum and the life span. We have a large bed based department across five hospital sites; Monash Medical Centre, Kingston Centre, Dandenong, Moorabbin and Casey hospitals and teams of speech pathologists in community health, community rehabilitation, clinics and mental health programs.

About The Role

We require a dynamic, experienced and patient centred Grade 2 speech pathologist to join our high functioning team on a temporary basis until January 2015. The position is primarily located at Monash Medical Centre Clayton where you will job share a key Grade 2 role with a caseload in the medicine stream including AAU and Emergency. Flexibility across the health service will be required.

The Medicine stream at Monash Health follows the patient’s journey across the continuum and is ably led by senior clinicians with extensive experience in acute care and rehabilitation of patients with multi-faceted aetiologies. This presents an opportunity to join Victoria’s largest public health care organisation and the biggest Speech Pathology department in Melbourne, providing a clinical service across Monash Medical Centre Clayton, Moorabbin, Dandenong and Casey Hospitals and the Kingston Centre. We form part of a dynamic Community and Allied health team with the vision “ One team; Making a difference, together”.

What you need:

  • Eligibility for practising membership with Speech Pathology Australia

  • A flexible mindset and willingness to work in different areas as required

  • A team approach and ability to lead by example

  • A current Working with Children and Police check

  • Please include three professional referees with your application (including a line manager), and address the key selection criteria highlighted in grey on the position description.

  • Australian working rights

What We Offer

  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base

  • avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills

  • mentorship & career guidance

  • support to attend relevant forums & conferences

  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite staff car parking and gym, uniform and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:
• reference checks;
• a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;
• a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and
• proof of immunisation.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.

Grade 2 Speech pathologist

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Belinda Gray - 0410553693

Grade 2 Speech pathologist