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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 28644
Position Title Grade 1 Speech Pathologist
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location All Sites
Advertisement text We are seeking a Grade 1 or New Graduate Speech Pathologist who is passionate about working with children aged 0-18 years and their families. The role is part of a collaborative and supportive multi-disciplinary team including Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Dietetics, Podiatry and Continence Nursing. Frequent supervision and build of clinical skills is a priority area for all Grade 1's. We have a focus on family centred, strength based practise in natural settings with manageable caseloads. Our team sits within the broader public health network of Peninsula Health and operates across the areas of Frankston City Council and Mornington Peninsula Shire.

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

You will be working as part of a supportive multi-disciplinary team with children and their families to provide evidence based interventions. Our service is based within a range of natural settings including home, kinder, child care and schools. We are passionate working together as a team to build our skills and provide quality services to our participants.

What You Will Need

We anticipate you will have:
• Qualification in Speech Pathology and eligible for membership of Speech Pathology Australia
• Commitment to ongoing learning and continuous reflective learning
• Developing skill in providing evidence based therapy services to children with disabilities and their families in natural settings

What Next

If you would like to have an informal chat about our team please feel free to call Kerri Newfield Speech Pathologist on 0466943702.

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from all cultural backgrounds. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Selection Criteria
Contact Person Skye Mathews
Contact Number 0466860067
Alternate Contact Person Michelle Bult
Alternate Contact Number
Closing Date 22/07/2021
Position Description 202106_Grade1_Speech_pathologist_NDIS.pdf