Speech Pathologist Level 1/2 - Macksville District Hospital - Temp Part Time
Employment Type : Temporary Part Time (April 2020 - 4 December 2020) Position Classification : Speech Pathologist Lvl 1 Remuneration : 64270 - 75663 Hours Per Week : 16 Requisition ID : REQ157895 Advertising closes : 5 May 2020 What you'll be doing In consultation with the Senior Speech Pathologist in Charge to practise and promote safe, efficient and effective paediatric and adult Speech Pathology services that reflects current standards of Speech Pathology practices and current Mid North Coast Local Health District policies and procedures Aboriginal people are encouraged to apply and, where found suitable, will be given higher priority. Please ensure that you declare your Aboriginality in your statement, covering letter or CV. In addition to addressing the selection criteria, Aboriginal applicants must demonstrate Aboriginality by supplying either a letter of Aboriginality signed under the common seal from a recognised incorporated Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Community organisation such as Land Council or Elders group, Aboriginal Medical Service or a letter on letterhead from a Local Aboriginal Land Council demonstrating membership of the Council.
Bachelor or post graduate degree in Speech Pathology or equivalent and eligibility for practicing membership of Speech Pathology Australia. Demonstrated skills and expertise in the assessment, diagnosis and management of a large varied paediatric caseload involving speech, language and feeding difficulties. Demonstrated ability to select and apply current theory and clinical practice in the assessment and management of adult communication and swallowing disorders.
Demonstrated ability and commitment to working in multidisciplinary and speech pathology teams Demonstrated effective communication and conflict management skills. Demonstrated ability to and experience working both autonomously and within a team in a similar health context Current unencumbered Driver's Licence valid to drive in NSW EXT123.