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Speech Pathologist - Grade 3

Job posted: 20/06/2022
Applications close: 22/07/2022 (Midnight)
24 days remaining

24 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: 27421

Reference: 27421

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Speech Pathologist – Grade 3



  • Cognitive Dementia & Memory Service (CDAMS) – Wantirna Health

  • Permanent Part Time (0.6 EFT)

  • Career Progression 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


An exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and innovative senior clinician to join our CDAMS clinics on a permanent part time basis. This position will suit a senior speech pathologist with a relevant clinical background demonstrating strong leadership and supervision, communication, quality improvement, research and benchmarking skills.


You will enjoy a diverse adult caseload managing a wide range of speech, language, dementia and swallowing disorders delivered in various settings including home visits and telehealth. As part of the multidisciplinary team you will work closely with clients and their families.


To support your growth and success in this role, you will work closely with the CDAMS Team Leaders and profession Senior Clinicians.  You will have access to clinical supervision from the Grade 4 Clinical Lead and will be supported to participate in professional development, quality improvement & research.


About you


To be successful in this role you will possess:



  • Eligibility for practising membership with Speech Pathology Australia

  • Significant experience in assessment, treatment and management of persons with dementia and other cognitive impairment clients.

  • The ability to work effectively as part of a diverse team

  • An established track record of highly developed interpersonal skills

  • A strong commitment to high quality care


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 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.**

Speech Pathologist - Grade 3

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

WAH FONG - (04) 0360 3252
Charmaine Briffa - (04) 1393 8963

Speech Pathologist - Grade 3