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Speech Pathologist

  • Caulfield Hospital Full Time - Fixed Term
  • Closes in 5 days
    Published on 15 Aug 2019
  • Job no: 21941
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Speech Pathology

Alfred Health

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.

  • Grade 1
  • Full time, fixed term contract from September to January
  • Caulfield Hospital

The Department

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.

The Role

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.

Skills 

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.

Benefits

Successful candidate would be provided with high level of supervision.

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount Health Insurance
  • Car Parking (subject to availability)
  • Onsite Gym
  • 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.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

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  • Closes in 5 days - 25 Aug 2019
  • Published on 15 Aug 2019, 2:00 PM