Speech Pathologist Grade 1 Paediatrics (As per award)

Job posted: 19/07/2021
Applications close: 01/08/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/1551453

Reference: VG/1551453

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds and an extensive range of primary and community services. Warrnambool boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. The city’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth.

About the role

South West Healthcare's (SWH) Speech Pathology team is seeking a Grade 1 Speech Pathologist to work within the paediatric stream. This exciting opportunity will see the successful candidate delivering services to community-based paediatric clients (56 hours per fortnight) in Warrnambool and being a part of our School Readiness Team (24 hours per fortnight).

The role is full-time until December 2023 and then 56 hours per fortnight ongoing. 

What you bring

As an early career or experienced clinician, you will bring a passion for the delivery of evidence-based Speech Pathology services in regional communities. We are looking for a clinician who is innovative, collaborative and embodies SWH values in their everyday work.  New graduate clinicians are encouraged to apply and will be appropriately supported in the role.

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Working in our region's largest Speech Pathology team;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

Who we are

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 34,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/

How to apply

A position description and further details can be found at our Website under Careers and Volunteers.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Elisia Nichol, Speech Pathology Manager, on (03) 5563 1548 or email enichol@swh.net.au

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Allied Health Professionals (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2021, with the appropriate classification Speech Pathologist Grade 1.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status
  • Demonstrate eligibility for Speech Pathology Australia

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and Volunteers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of two (2) referees by Sunday 1st August 2021.

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio-economic status.

Speech Pathologist Grade 1 Paediatrics (As per award)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per award


Elisia Nichol | (03) 5563 1548 or enichol@swh.net.au

Speech Pathologist Grade 1 Paediatrics (As per award)