Speech Pathologist Level 2, Richmond Day Therapy Service – Lismore

  • Company:
    Northern NSW Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    Physicians

<div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b>Employment Type</b>:&nbsp;Permanent&nbsp;Part Time<br><b>Position Classification</b>:&nbsp;Speech Pathologist Level 2<br><b>Remuneration</b>:&nbsp;$40.80 – $46.96 per hour<br><b>Hours Per Week</b>:&nbsp;24<br><b>Requisition ID</b>:&nbsp;REQ185728<br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Professionals who fall under the Health Professionals State Award must provide evidence of three years’ clinical experience in their profession to be appointed at a Level 2.</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">This position sits within the Richmond Day Therapy Service and is part of Community &amp; Allied Health, Richmond which delivers integrated, equitable, client centred health care to a culturally diverse community by a skilled and motivated workforce. Working with a multidisciplinary team in a number of different sites.</p> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>A current valid NSW Working With Children Check is a requirement of this position.</i> Visit <a href="https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/">https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/</a><i> for more information.</i></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>&nbsp;</i></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>NNSWLHD embraces the diverse skills and perspectives that our people bring to the workplace. We foster inclusiveness and diversity to help us deliver quality care to our community.</i></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>&nbsp;</i></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Northern NSW Local Health District is committed to reconciliation and strongly encourages Aboriginal &amp; Torres Strait Islander people to apply for this position. All applications from Aboriginal &amp; Torres Strait Islander people will be viewed most favourably. &nbsp;For help with your application to this role visit <i><a href="http://www.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/">Stepping Up</a></i><i>, o</i>ur online recruitment resource for Aboriginal people.</p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Please note, to apply for this position you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or be able to independently, legally live and work in Australia.&nbsp; For more information please see <a href="http://www.border.gov.au/">www.border.gov.au</a></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b>Where you’ll be working</b></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b>&nbsp;</b></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>“A healthy community through quality care”</i></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>&nbsp;</i></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Northern NSW Local Health District is located in north eastern NSW, extending from Grafton in the south, to Tweed Heads on the Queensland border, and west to Tabulam and Urbenville.&nbsp; Northern NSW offers a diverse range of landscapes and lifestyles, from world-heritage listed mountain ranges, to world-renowned surfing breaks, and everything in between.&nbsp; </p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Our people live in some of Australia’s most vibrant regional centres, with first class infrastructure, unspoilt natural wonders, pristine coastlines, and a thriving arts scene. It’s a fast-growing region with rewarding careers and adventures to be found among the large cities, regional towns and relaxed rural villages.&nbsp; </p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">For more information visit <a href="http://nnswlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/about/employment/lifestyle-locations/">Northern NSW Local Health District</a></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> <br><b>What you'll be doing</b></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b></b><br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><span>To provide comprehensive and appropriate assessment and intervention as an integral part of the multidisciplinary health care team for patients/clients of the Northern NSW Local Health District.</span> &nbsp; <br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><ol><li>Recognised tertiary qualifications in Speech Pathology and eligibility for membership with Speech Pathology Australia. To be appointed as a Level 2 Health Professional evidence must be provided of three years' clinical experience. </li><li>Demonstrated ability to provide a broad range of clinical Speech Pathology services within the scope of practice of the position. </li><li>Demonstrated ability to utilise problem solving skills and a multidisciplinary team approach in the planning, delivery and coordination of patient care. </li><li>Demonstrated effective communication through the use of information technology, written, verbal and interpersonal skills with the ability to identify key messages, issues and concerns when communicating with others. </li><li>Demonstrated ability to effectively prioritise and organise own work/caseload.</li><li>Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of person-centred care, quality improvement and evidence based practice.</li></ol></div><br><br><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> Need more information? <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ185728" target="_blank">Position Description</a> <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<br> For role related queries or questions contact Lisa Diett on Lisa.Diett@health.nsw.gov.au<br><br> <b>Applications Close:<b> 21 September 2020&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </b></b></p></div>