Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Speech Pathology
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.
Full time, fixed term contract from September to January
The Alfred Health Speech Pathology Department is a co-ordinated service across all of Alfred Health which includes The Alfred Hospital; Caulfield Hospital; and Sandringham Hospital. This position is based at Caulfield Hospital.
We are looking for a Grade 1 Speech Pathologist to join our dynamic team at Alfred Health. Responsibilities include assessment and management of patients with disorders of swallowing, communication and cognition.
This position is based at Caulfield Hospital. Previous experience in dysphagia management is essential.
The successful applicant would demonstrate strong clinical skills, a commitment to learning and an interest in working with an aged population.
An ability to apply theoretical knowledge in the areas of dysphagia, dysphasia, motor speech disorders, cognition and voice.
Good problem-solving skills.
Effective time management and prioritisation skills.
High standard of written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
An ability to work effectively as part of a team.
Successful candidate would be provided with high level of supervision.
Discount Health Insurance
Car Parking (subject to availability)
Child care services
Applications close 11pm 25th August
All enquiries to Rachel McGrath, Speech Pathology Manager on 9076 6481
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.