Position Details
Reference Number 52236
Position Title Speech Pathologist (Grade 2)
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Location Western Health
Position Summary

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Grade 2 Speech Pathologist to join our growing Speech Pathology department. Based at Williamstown Hospital, this full-time ongoing position, will involve patient care in the inpatient subacute and community rehabilitation setting.

  • Full-time
  • Ongoing

To be Successful in this Role, you will: 

  • Assess and manage dysphagia and communication impairment within the subacute and community setting 
  • Work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Provide clinical supervision of staff and/or students
  • Contribute to quality improvement and professional development
  • Ensure safe and high quality patient care is delivered in line with Western Health values and policies

About Us

Our workforce of over 11,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health is in a period of rapid growth. Our services comprise of four acute public hospitals: Footscray Hospital, Sunshine Hospital (including Joan Kirner Women's and Children's), Williamstown Hospital and Bacchus Marsh & Melton Hospital. We also operate Sunbury Day Hospital, Hazeldean, Grant Lodge Residential Aged Care, as well as community health centres in Melton, Caroline Springs and Bacchus Marsh and a range of community-based services. We care for a diverse community of more than 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance (including evidence of COVID 19 vaccination) and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Courtney Pocock
Contact Number 0466396641
Alternate Contact Person Gillian Dickman
Alternate Contact Number 0419876814
Closing Date 01/05/2024
Position Description Speech Pathologist Grade 2 (CBR and TCP) PD 2023.pdf
Application Guide click here to view
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