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Senior Paediatric Speech Pathologist - MelbourneZenitas
Our Opportunity We’re operating in a space that’s only going to get bigger, more innovative & increasingly dynamic. As a qualified Speech Pathologist, you will be joining a large and collaborative multidisciplinary team providing personalised treatments, assessments, and client focused interventions. As part of our paediatric team you’ll be involved in providing family-centred care to NDIS and private paediatric clients, with a diverse range of neurodevelopmental diagnoses and developmental delays.
You will work in collaboration with the family, teaching staff, multidisciplinary team and acute health services to deliver play-based interventions which build on the child’s existing skills and interests to help them achieve their goals and improve their confidence and quality of life . To best support our customers, you will need: A bachelor or entry-level masters degree in Speech Pathology Membership with Speech Pathology Australia with CPSP membership status Australian working rights A genuine focus on family-centred, play-based paediatric therapy. Your responsibilities will include: Assessing and diagnosing your clients’ communication and swallowing difficulties Helping to improve mealtimes for NDIS participants Development and implementation of AAC for clients with complex communication needs.
Assist clients and their families with goal setting and tailoring intervention plans that can be integrated into the client's routine and play at their home and school setting. Advocating for communication support for clients with communication difficulties Provision of training and education to families and teaching staff specific to client's communication or mealtime intervention Our People We believe our people are the key to our success, and we foster a supportive, friendly, and creative working environment. Our people centric business philosophy means we have a wonderful team culture, promote growth & development, and work together to achieve excellent clinical outcomes for our clients.
Why consider an opportunity with us? Formal and in-formal clinical supervision program above and beyond SPA recommended guidelines Flexible working arrangements to support your optimum work/ life balance Pay commiserate with level of experience and above the Heath Services Award Small teams with an easily accessible manager with a positive and encouraging work culture Growing community, aged care and disability services across Australia Mileage and travel paid Through COVID 19, we have implemented some initiatives to support our people - to find out more head to: https://www.zenitas.com.
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