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Position Details
Reference Number 392873
Position Title Speech Pathologist
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network
Geographical Location , Various
Advertised Award/Classification Allied Health
Hours per Week 38
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

within the context of the family


This position is Permanent Part Time working 30.4 hours per week and is classified as a Speech Pathologist Level 3.


Please note: To be eligible for permanent appointment to a position in NSW Health, you must have an Australian citizenship or permanent Australian residency.


SCHN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. 


**You may be required to work in any facility within The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network. Should this occur, reasonable notice will be provided.**


As this is a “Category A” position, please refer to the Application Guide for vaccination requirements.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. We recognise the value of Aboriginal staff providing health care to Aboriginal children and families that access the services we provide at the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. Aboriginal job applicants are encouraged to visit the NSW Health Aboriginal Recruitment tool, Stepping Up to assist in preparing your application.


This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Commission for Children and Young People.  For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Commission and Young People Website https://check.kids.nsw.gov.au/

Selection Criteria 1. Work within the team environment to assess and prepare clients and families for hearing implant devices.

2. Provide individual or group (re)habilitation services to clients who have hearing loss/implant devices and additional needs with a focus on development of: speech, language, audition and communication goals.

3. Observational and formal assessment of individual clients and recording progress over time

4. Design and implement teaching/therapy ideas and activities for sessions and home follow up

5. Work collaboratively with other team members and professionals from external agencies to provide effective individual service

6. Provide a range of (re)habilitation services to clients with cochlear implants

7. Ensure a safe working environment for self and others

8. Liaise and consult members of the multidisciplinary team as well as with external agencies
This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Contact Person Bart Cavalletto
Contact Number 0437572172
Contact Email bart.cavalletto@ridbc.org.au
Closing Date 30/05/2017
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view