Speech Pathologist

An exciting opportunity exists for a highly self-motivated Speech Pathologist to join Student Support Services (SSS) working in the Department of Education (DET) Loddon Campaspe Area - Based at Bendigo or Echuca. SSS Speech Pathologists work as part of a multidisciplinary team to support students, families, teachers and schools. You will have the ability to undertake advanced interventions that support students and schools, work collaboratively with other professionals in respect to complex cases, and support teachers in the development of educational programs to improve student learning, particularly for students with additional needs. Flexibility, the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team and the capability to work autonomously when required are key requirements for this position.
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: AH3
Work Location: North West - Loddon
Reference: VG/DET/RSG/NWVR/1365676
Closing Date: 19-Nov-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: Until 4.10.2019
Attachments: Speech Pathologist AH3 PD (3).docx (Word, 325KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Jess Carr

Position Details

This position is based within the Student Support Services Team, Echuca or Bendigo, Loddon Campaspe, North Western Victoria Region.

FTE 0.6 Fixed Term until 4th October 2019

The purpose of Student Support Services is to assist children and young people facing a range of barriers to learning to achieve their educational and developmental potential through the provision of a range of strategies and specialised supports at individual, class, school and area levels. As a Speech Pathologist with Student Support Services, you will work as part of a multidisciplinary area-based team to build the capabilities of schools to support children and young people to access education. You will provide a comprehensive range of Speech Pathology services to school aged students to improve wellbeing and student learning. You will have highly developed communication, networking and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to liaise with a range of people in the education community and beyond.

Required: A graduate or post-graduate degree in Speech Pathology; and eligibility for membership of Speech Pathology Australia. Supervision and peer support is available within the team.

For further information please contact: Jess Carr 0439 484 562.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position description.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability.  People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites:www.education.vic.gov.au and http://www.education.vic.gov.au/hrweb/Pages/default.aspx.

Applications close 19 November 2018

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