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NDIS Speech Pathologist

Job posted: 10/05/2022
Applications close: 07/06/2022 (Midnight)
14 days remaining

14 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 29242

Reference: 29242

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan


• Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
• Commitment to education and training
• Flexible work conditions


Who We Are and What We Stand For

Join our fun and friendly Adult NDIS Team, where our vision is to empower individuals through their NDIS journey. We are a supportive team of occupational therapists, physiotherapists and speech pathologists within Peninsula Health, which is a major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. We love working in the beautiful Mornington Peninsula and Frankston surrounds, renowned for its Mediterranean lifestyle where many of our staff enjoy an excellent work life balance.

What You Will Be Doing

We are seeking a permanent full time or part time Speech Pathologist to provide best practice services to adult NDIS participants with developmental or acquired conditions. Scopes of practice include complex swallowing, communication and cognition assessment and intervention, prescription of alternative and augmentative communication aids, and provision of capacity building interventions. Our therapists work with NDIS participants in their home and community settings.

Speech pathologists of all experience levels are encouraged to apply. The base salary range for this position is $61, 334 - $95, 825, dependent on experience levels.

About You

No matter where you are in your professional journey, you will be great in this position if you have:

• Outstanding time management skills
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Great teamwork skills as well as the ability to work autonomously
• Basic level of understanding of the National Disability Insurance Scheme
• Compliance documents– Speech Pathology Australia Membership and Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist status, Working with Children Check, National Police Check, NDIS worker screening check, Covid-19 Vaccination Certificate, and Victorian Driver’s License

Benefits
• Comprehensive orientation program with ongoing daily team support
• Manageable clinical caseload, supported by structured clinical supervision program
• Clinical professional development funding (above award entitlements)
• Competitive salary PLUS annual leave loading, accrued days off, and generous salary packaging up to $11,000, meaning you pay less tax and have more take home pay!
• Work mobile, laptop and fleet car access
• Strong professional links to hundreds of allied health staff across Peninsula Health
• Build your leadership skills and contribute to research and quality initiatives
• ‘You first’ initiative - your wellbeing is our priority! We have a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program
• Flexible work arrangements including the ability to work from home
• Low-cost parking available at all sites

What Next
To apply for this position or to view the Position Description please visit https://peninsula.mercury.com.au and search for job number 29242.
Please showcase your skillset by addressing our key selection criteria in a cover letter and CV in your application.
If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 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:

https://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/careers/working-preparing-employment/

NDIS Speech Pathologist

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Contact:

Kate Rennie - 03 97881826
krennie@phcn.vic.gov.au
Laura de Lange - 0397881822

NDIS Speech Pathologist