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Speech Pathologist

Advertiser: Montrose Therapy & Respite ServicesMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
4 Nov 2019
Location
Brisbane, Southern Suburbs & Logan
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Speech Therapy

About Us

With more than 80 years of experience behind us, Montrose has evolved into a modern, customer focused service provider supporting children and young people with a disability throughout Queensland. We offer a diverse range of high quality therapy and support services to children and young people in the community or within one of our Service Centres.

About the Role

An exciting role has just become available for an experienced and registered Speech Pathologist to join our team and work across our Slacks Creek Service Centre and Sleeman Centre.

This role is available for an immediate start for the successful candidate.  This role reports directly to the Service Centre Manager and offered on a full time permanent basis (however we will consider employment on a part time basis for a candidate with the desired experience).

Key Responsibilities

As an experienced and Registered Speech Pathologist, you will use scientific methods to study the factors that influence human behaviour and apply a range of therapies and interventions to assist our clients in managing their areas of concerns to enable our clients to improve their quality of life.

  • Proficiency in providing assessment, intervention and management of children and young adults with physical disabilities, developmental delays, communication impairments and other associated disabilities
  • Proficiency in the ability to design and implement a service plan for customers that achieves their goals
  • Proficiency in meeting benchmarks for service provision
  • Provide evidence based therapy to achieve customer goals within available resources
  • Accurate and timely documentation of stakeholder communication  in accordance with approved format
  • Accurately and concisely record all customer interaction and workload management statistics to facilitate the analysis of service trends
  • Proficient knowledge and understanding of a range of disabilities and conditions
  • Adhere to all work health & safety policies and compliant within the ethical boundaries of Montrose Therapy and AHPRA

To have a chat with us about this role you must have:

  1. Mandatory recognised tertiary qualification in Speech Pathologist
  2. Eligibility for membership of Speech Pathology Australia
  3. Current Blue Card and First Aid Certificate.
  4. Prior experience in disability management and/or paediatrics is preferred.  We will support experienced therapists who would like to transition into paediatric practice
  5. Experience working in a multidisciplinary team is preferable.
  6. A current drivers' licence and access to a reliable vehicle are essential for service provision.

Working with Montrose

Our point of difference is the amazing team of qualified therapists working with our customers and their families. Being part of the Montrose community means you are making a positive difference to so many lives.

When you join Montrose, you unite with talented and passionate people who share your purpose and unwavering determination to increase quality of life for all customers. You will find a workplace that is collaborative, progressive and passionate about learning and encourage professional development as an ongoing requirements within your field.

  • Great salary and leave packaging options
  • Eight weeks paid maternity leave
  • Modern, high quality workplaces

If you think this is the right fit for you, please click on the ”Apply for this job" link and you will be directed to the job application.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?
  • How far are you willing to travel for work?

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