Speech Pathologist Grade 2

Job posted: 17/06/2022
Applications close: 01/07/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 54086

Reference: 54086

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Grade 2 Speech Pathologist, Casey Hospital

Full time, ongoing role in acute medicine

About Monash Health

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.

A bit about this role

This Grade 2 role at will be based primarily at Casey Hospital in an acute general medicine caseload. You will be a passionate speech pathologist who works well in a team and puts patient experience at the heart of your practice. Opportunities in quality activities and clinical education will form part of this role. Demonstrated competency in videofluoroscopy and tracheostomy management are essential, and competency in laryngectomy management will be highly regarded.

 What we’re looking for in you

  • 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, and evidence of COVID-19 vaccination; and

  • 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.

Benefits, Rewards and Remuneration

We are a diverse team of speech pathologists and allied health assistants, and our people report working here is positive because we are a supportive and flexible department with close links to our community, paediatric and mental health colleagues.  We support career progression and professional development, with an abundance of opportunities to grow your career in many different directions.

This role is classified as a Grade 2 Speech Pathologist and is paid according to award rates.

Salary packaging is available.


The role will be based primarily at Casey Hospital. Travel may be required across the five main hospital sites and community locations.

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.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries regarding employee accounts contact Recruitment Services by email – recruitment@monashhealth.org.

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.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

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

Under the Victorian Public Health orders, all employees working within the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status.  The current orders require evidence of three doses.
All applicants to positions with Monash Health will need to upload acceptable evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19 as part of their application.  Acceptable evidence is a copy of your Immunisation History Statement or your COVID-19 Digital Certificate, which can be accessed via MyGov.

Speech Pathologist Grade 2

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Kathryn Potter - 0414 185 419

Speech Pathologist Grade 2