Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
ABI Rehabilitation Service
Grade 3 Speech Pathologist
part time (23 hours/week) maternity leave locum
We are seeking a part time grade 3 speech pathologist (maternity leave locum) to join Alfred Health's Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Rehabilitation Centre.
Alfred Health's Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Rehabilitation Centre provides rehabilitation services for people with moderate to severe acquired brain injuries including traumatic brain injuries, stroke, hypoxic brain injuries and other causes of non-progressive brain injury. The service is comprised of a 42-bed inpatient rehabilitation service, a community rehabilitation service and a 4-bed transitional living service.
We are looking for an experienced and skilled speech pathologist to provide high quality assessment and management of clients within the ABI Rehabilitation Service. You will also contribute to quality improvement and research activities within the ABI Service and the speech pathology department.
You will have:
- Significant clinical experience in providing high level assessment and management of clients with an ABI
- Demonstrated experience in and knowledge of the clinical areas of dysphagia, communication and cognition
- Experience working within an interdisciplinary team to provide high quality rehabilitation within a patient centered, goal directed framework
- A recognised degree in Speech Pathology
Alfred Health’s ABI Service provides you with access to regular clinical supervision and opportunities for continued professional development .
Enquiries to: Cathy Naismith, Senior Speech Pathologist on 9076 7423 or Jacqui Morarty, Deputy Clinical Services Director ABI, 0429 688275
Closing Date: Sunday the 1st July, 2018
Applications to be submitted electronically via The Alfred Health website www.alfred.org.au
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.