Audiologist – Senior (Healthy Hearing) (TeleAudiology)


  • Company:
    Queensland Government
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    24 hours ago
  • Category:
    Government

Are you passionate about outcomes for children and young people across Queensland?
We’re committed to providing life-changing healthcare for children and young people for a healthier tomorrow.
About the Queensland Children’s Hospital
The Queensland Children’s Hospital (QCH) (formerly The Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital), which opened on 29 November 2014, is Australia’s largest and most advanced paediatric facility. Located in South Brisbane, the 359-bed hospital features more than 80,000 square meters of facilities spread across 12 levels.
As Queensland’s single specialist paediatric facility, Children’s Health Queensland’s (CHQ) at the QCH is the hub of a dedicated network of paediatric services available at other Brisbane and Queensland hospitals. Expanding on CHQ’s state-wide remit, the QCH also supports regional hospitals through telemedicine and outreach services. This means children and young people can access the services they need as close to home as possible.
The hospital precinct includes the Centre for Children’s Health Research, the Children’s Hospital Foundation, Ronald McDonald House South Brisbane (opened in 2016) and a new Adolescent Drug and Alcohol Withdrawal Service building.
Your Opportunity:
This position is responsible for the delivery of a high level, evidenced-based TeleAudiology service, which is supported through the Healthy Hearing Program and supports the Audiology Advanced in the development and implementation of other Paediatric Diagnostic Audiology initiatives that are in line with the strategic direction of the Statewide Healthy Hearing Program.

* Facilitate the integration of policies, protocols and practices to deliver a high level diagnostic audiology clinical services using TeleAudiology within the Healthy Hearing Program, in accordance with prescribed professional and ethical standards with minimal direct clinical supervision.
* Exercise independent judgement and problem-solving skills to a complex caseload, in matters beyond routine practice with infrequent clinical practice supervision.
* Monitor and report on clinical practices and outcomes within the TeleAudiology clinical service area.
* Provide high level clinical advice regarding the TeleAudiology service to relevant stakeholders.

What CHQ HHS can offer
Apart from contributing to the development of Australia’s best paediatric health service, you will also benefit from a competitive remuneration package and a working environment which embraces professional development, builds capabilities and supports staff to maximise their health and wellbeing. Additional benefits include:

* Up to 12.75% employer superannuation contribution
* 17.5% annual leave loading
* Salary packaging
* Employee Assistance Program
* Work/life balance, variety and flexibility

You can find out more about why it’s so great to work at CHQ HHS here.
Some roles within Queensland Health are designated as ‘Vaccination Preventable Disease (VPD) risk roles’. A VPD risk role is a role in which the incumbent may be exposed to the risk of acquisition and/or transmission of a VPD. Please refer to the attached Role Description for more information and what requirements may exist.