Speech Pathologist Senior Clinician - Sub Acute

  • Monash Health
  • 22 May, 2023
Permanent Adult

Job Description

Working in Healthcare has never been more important or meaningful

Our Journey:

Speech Pathology at Monash Health covers the continuum and the life span. We have a large adult bed based department across five hospital sites; Monash Medical Centre, Kingston Centre, Dandenong, Moorabbin and Casey Hospitals and teams of speech pathologists in community health, community rehabilitation, clinics and mental health programs.

This role is classified as a Grade 3 Senior Clinician and is paid according to enterprise agreement rates with post graduate qualification as applicable. This is a full-time ongoing role based at Kingston Centre and travel may be required across the five main hospital sites and community locations.

A Day in the Life:

As an integral part of the Speech Pathology senior team you will work together with other seniors and the Speech Pathology management team to inspire and encourage our teams to provide excellent patient centred care. Based at Kingston Centre, you will engage with key stakeholders to ensure speech pathology and allied health contribute to the continuing excellence of our service for the community we serve. 

We are a diverse team of speech pathologists and our people report working here is positive because we are a supportive and flexible department with close links to our Community, Paediatric and Mental Health colleagues. We support career progression and professional development with an abundance of opportunities to grow your career in many different directions.

About You:

  • Experience in managing people with an emotionally intelligent approach
  • Demonstrated clinical expertise and leadership in an area of practice including the ability to undertake professional supervision and promote professional competence of speech pathology staff
  • Expertise in Geriatric Evaluation and Management and/or Neurological Rehabilitation will be highly regarded
  • Credentialed to practice in areas of video fluoroscopy

In Return

  • Salary packaging
  • Friendly and supportive culture
  • Opportunity to experience various teams
  • On-going supervision and professional development

You will also be part of a dynamic changing environment that will have future growth. You will also have access to a range of corporate benefits, including salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take home pay and access to subsidized staff car parking.

For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call Rebecca Verrell on 0427 674 281.

Monash Health is a great place to work

In 2022 Monash Health was nominated by LinkedIn as one of the top 25 organisations in Australia to grow your career.

Our employees enjoy a range of benefits including:

  • salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay
  • a comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program
  • free vaccinations
  • private health insurance at discounted rates
  • health imaging services
  • + more

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service and proudly provides healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire lifespan from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers.  More than 22,000 of us work at over 40 care locations across south-eastern Melbourne.

We recognise the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles and our five ICare values:

How to Apply

Applications are only accepted that are submitted via the Monash Health online Mercury System (e-recruit).

For information including how to apply and probity check requirements, please refer to attached ‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents

Please note, applications will be screened upon receipt and selection activity may commence prior to the closing date. 

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