Senior Speech Pathologist - Child & Youth Mental Health

Job posted: 03/05/2022
Applications close: 24/05/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 26826

Reference: 26826

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Senior Speech Pathologist – Child & Youth Mental Health

  • Permanent, Part Time

  • Ferntree Gully Location

  • $93,860 - $99,756.80 p.a (paid pro rata for part time)

  • Leadership opportunity

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 senior speech pathologist will provide high quality clinical speech pathology assessment, intervention and consultation services to children and young people and their families presenting with severe mental health, trauma, and /or disabilities.

About you 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Demonstrated experience as a Speech pathologist in mental health, neurodevelopmental or disability context.

  • Demonstrated experience working in a multidisciplinary team.

  • Commitment to supervision and ongoing professional development.

  • Demonstrated clinical competence at a senior level.

  • Autonomy to work as a single practitioner.

  • 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 including your booster, 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 - Child & Youth Mental Health

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AMITY MCSWAN - (04) 0229 8987
Kate Dunallan - (03) 9839 6700

Senior Speech Pathologist - Child & Youth Mental Health