Position Details

Reference Number 157777
Position Title Speech Pathologist (Grade 2) - Weekend
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 10
Position Summary
  • Join a large, supportive team with access to specialised clinics and equipment
  • Expand your skills in acute care and work within a dynamic multidisciplinary team
  • Grow and develop your talents and capabilities with Barwon Health’s commitment to professional development
  • Join Geelong’s largest employer - we offer career advancement, attractive employee benefits along with a great sea-side location

About Barwon Health

Barwon Health serves a geographically dispersed population through two major sites with 1016 beds and over 21 sites stretching from Geelong to Anglesea, Colac, Werribee and Bellarine Peninsula.  Health services available through Barwon Health cover the full spectrum from primary care, community services, aged care, rehabilitation, mental health, emergency and acute care. Take advantage of the benefits that come with working in a progressive health service. 

About the role 

We are seeking applications from enthusiastic and suitably experienced and qualified clinicians for the weekend position of permanent part time Grade 2 Speech Pathologist.  This position is a fantastic opportunity for clinicians to apply skills and experience in adult swallow and communication assessment and management.

About the culture

You will work with an innovative multidisciplinary team who maintain extensive knowledge and experience. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation.

 “Our people caring for the community is what makes us great”

Barwon Health staff benefits

At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds including individuals that identify as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, GLBTIQ+, and individuals with disability. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.  Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology) or equivalent.
Essential: Eligible for practicing membership of Speech Pathology Australia.
Essential: Postgraduate clinical experience working with clients in the acute hospital setting with complex communication and swallowing disorders.
Desirable: Excellent, organisation, time management, negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
Desirable: Understanding of, and commitment to, the principles of effective, multi-disciplinary team management of clients.
Contact Person Alice Stewart 
Contact Person Job Title Speech Pathology Acute Team Leader 
Contact Number (03) 4215 0851 
Contact Email alice.stewart@barwonhealth.org.au 
Closing Date 18/10/2018
Position Description
File name 
G2_UHG_Weekend Speech Pathology 2018.docx Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.