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Grampians Health
Ballarat, VIC, Australia (on-site)
17 days ago
Grampians Health
Ballarat, Victoria (VIC), Australia (on-site)
17 days ago

Description

We are seeking enthusiastic Grade 2 Speech Pathologists to join the team at Ballarat Health Services

Within a large team of Speech Pathologists, you will be supported in your role with structured supervision. Your role will entail working with a broad range of adults presenting with voice, swallowing and airways conditions, communication difficulties and cognitive-communication impairments. Training and competency programs are available to support you developing skills in specialist areas such as instrumental swallowing assessments. Opportunities are available for you to have key areas of responsibility, including managing subacute inpatients, particularly inpatient rehabilitation, community rehabilitation, community programs, aged care programs including Palliative Care, Transitional Care and Residential Aged Care funded programs.

Your role will be diverse and entail considerable interaction with a wide range of clinicians and health care professionals, both internally and externally, and will require you to develop strong working and collaborative relationships with all members of the multidisciplinary team. As a Grade 2 clinician you will have an important role in both clinical supervision and clinical education.

This is a rare opportunity to gain employment within a large progressive regional public health service with great conditions which includes salary packaging, leave entitlements, structured supervision and opportunities to develop specialist core and advanced practice skills in a secure work environment.

Applications from Speech Pathologists passionate about working with adults in public health are encouraged and will be considered from clinicians keen to gain experience working with adults and/or to develop their skills in a Grade 2 role.

Applications from Speech Pathologists keen to work part time and up to full time will be considered.

To apply for this role please do so on our website: Grampians Health - eRecruit (mercury.com.au) 



Requirements

Eligibility for practising membership of Speech Pathology Australia 
Sound knowledge and experience in assessment, treatment and management options for adult clients
and a demonstrated ability to apply this knowledge in acute, sub-acute and ambulatory care settings

Experience in: 
a. Videofluoroscopic Swallow Studies – VFSS (desirable) 
b. Flexible Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing – FEES (desirable)
Knowledge and skills in managing patients presenting with tracheostomy, laryngectomy and oncology 
diagnoses (desirable)

Job Information

  • Job ID: 65554898
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Ballarat, Victoria (VIC), Australia
  • Position Title: Speech Pathologist Grade 2
  • Company Name For Job: Grampians Health
  • Job Function: Adult Language (incl. Aphasia),
    Head Injury,
    Progressive neurological disorders,
    Stroke,
    Swallowing/Dysphagia
  • Job Type: Full-Time,Part-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 2-3 Years
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
  • Salary: $42.00 - $48.00 (Hourly Wage)

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