Regional Speech Pathologist
Department for Health and Wellbeing
Job reference: 773340
Location: 5600 – WHYALLA
Job status: Short Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone
Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, Whyalla
Salary $64,519 – $78,761 p.a Temporary Full Time (up to 30 June 2022) – AHP1
Under the direct supervision of an experienced Speech Pathologist, the Speech Pathologist will contribute to the delivery of a comprehensive and integrated range of health services, appropriate to the needs of the local community.
To achieve this, the Speech Pathologist works as a member of a multi- professional team, including health professionals and service providers from other sectors, and utilises a combination of preventative, early intervention, treatment / therapy and evaluation approaches.
Must hold a recognised qualification within the Speech Pathology profession and be eligible for full membership of Speech Pathology Australia. For those disciplines requiring Registration, all requirements to maintain current registration must be fulfilled. For self-regulated professions it is desirable to participate in the professional associations’ accredited continuous professional development program.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Screening/Check and specific immunisation requirements.
COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Emergency Management (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) Directions 2021 to work in SA Health/health care setting.
Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).
For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below.
773340 Speech Pathologist – Job Pack.pdf
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.