SSS Speech Pathologist

An exciting opportunity exists for an energetic, self-motivated Speech Pathologist to join the Student Support Services (SSS) workforce to provide comprehensive speech pathology services to schools and students in the Wimmera South West Area (Warrnambool office). In this role, you will provide professional advice to schools that strongly influences student learning outcomes and wellbeing policies within a school community and wider Area.
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: AH2
Work Location: Warrnambool
Reference: VG/DET/SRSG/SWVR27684A
Closing Date: 22-Jan-2020
Salary Range: $61,016 - $83,640
Job Duration: Until 17/01/2021
Attachments: AH2 SSS Speech Pathologist PD.docx (Word, 326KB)

Contact: Larissa Fleuchar
0407 342 425

Position Details

SSS Speech Pathologists provide comprehensive services to schools and school aged students, to enhance developmental and learning outcomes and support student health and wellbeing. Other key components of the role include the provision of professional services including comprehensive assessment and report writing along with therapeutic interventions.

SSS staff work collaboratively with schools, students and parents to facilitate improved emotional health and wellbeing for students. As a SSS Speech Pathologist, you will work as part of a multidisciplinary Area-based team to build the capabilities of schools to support children and young people to engage in their education. The multidisciplinary Area-based teams consist of a broad range of Allied Health professionals including psychologists, speech pathologists, social workers and visiting teachers.

The tenure of this position is 0.8 FTE, AH2, fixed-term (20/01/20 - 17/01/21).

Required: A graduate or post-graduate degree in Speech Pathology and eligibility for membership of Speech Pathology Australia.

Job Location: Warrnambool. There is a requirement to travel to schools as part of service delivery. In most office locations, SSS staff have access to departmental fleet vehicles.

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

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. If you require assistance, with the recruitment process, have accessibility or adjustment requirements, please communicate with the contact person listed on this job advertisement or contact the People Division via email:

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Applications close 22 January 2020.

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