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Senior Speech Pathologist

Job posted: 14/06/2022
Applications close: 12/07/2022 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 27333

Reference: 27333

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Senior Speech Pathologist (Neurodevelopmental Assessment Team)



  • Child & Youth Mental Health Services (CYMHS)

  • Neuro-Developmental Assessment Team

  • Permanent Part Time (2 days per week)

  • Box Hill location


Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.


About the role


The Speech Pathologist will provide high quality clinical speech pathology assessment and consultation services to children and young people, aged 0 – 25 years presenting with severe mental health, trauma and/or disabilities.  The Speech Pathologist will be situated within the CYMHS the Neurodevelopmental Assessment Team which is located in Box Hill.


About you 


To be successful in this role you will possess:



  • Participate in complex multidisciplinary neurodevelopmental assessments for Autism Spectrum Disorder and the writing of reports.

  • Skilled in Speech Pathology assessments including social pragmatic language assessments, knowledge and familiarity with the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2) is desirable.

  • Ability to provide assessment and consultation with individual clients and their families as well as broader systemic and community interventions.

  • Demonstrated commitment to supervised practice and ongoing professional development.

  • A strong commitment to high quality care.

  • The ability to work as part of a team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills


Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.


Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster and Influenza, prior to commencing employment.


What we offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals


Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence


**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Senior Speech Pathologist

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Lia Hunter - (98) 4312 00__
Amity McSwan - (04) 0229 8987

Senior Speech Pathologist