Speech Pathologist - Advanced

Speech Pathologist - Advanced

Queensland Health | australian capital territory, ACT, AU

Posted 18 days ago

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It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against COVID- Health Employment Directive No.2/21PDF and Queensland Health Human Resources Policy B70PDF

Metro North Health is the biggest and most diverse Hospital and Health Service in Queensland, delivering excellent care underpinned by our values of respect, integrity, high performance, teamwork and compassion.p>

Metro North Health provides the full range of public sector health services including rural, regional and tertiary teaching hospitals.ur service covers an area of 4157 square kilometres and extends from the Brisbane River to north of Kilcoy.p>

Metro North facilities include

- Caboolture Hospital

- Woodford Correctional Centre

- Kilcoy Hospital

- Redcliffe Hospital

- The Prince Charles Hospital

- The Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital

- Surgical, Treatment and Rehabilitation Service

- Community and Oral Health

- Metro North Mental Health

Working within Metro North Health is an opportunity to contribute to providing outstanding health services to Queenslanders.e are committed to best and continuous quality improvement and encourages staff to take advantage of training and development opportunities.p>

Metro North Health promotes a healthy balance between your work and personal life, provides flexible work hours, paid parental leave and study leave options.p>

For further information please visit the Metro North Health website.his is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro North Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.p>

About the Role

Provide advanced level skills, knowledge, and contemporary clinical in the speech pathology management of adult patients in the area of adult rehabilitation including brain injury and procedural outpatient services to provide optimal patient outcomes, in accordance with prescribed professional and ethical standards.bsp; In particular, this position delivers advanced clinical speech pathology services across the inpatient rehabilitation and Day Hospital services at STARS and is recognised as a key resource for advice and consultation.r>Utilise evidence-based to apply knowledge and skills that facilitate novel, complex, critical discipline specific or multidisciplinary clinical decisions, with minimal clinical supervision.r>Active leadership in the development and ongoing monitoring of service wide quality and service improvement initiatives to enhance speech pathology services, streamline patient care, and improve patient outcomes within STARS.r>Provide professional leadership for diagnostic speech pathology services e. VFSS, FEES
Provide professional leadership and responsibility for the development of speech pathology clinical practices, procedures and protocols that support the continuum of care engaging cross-profession practices.r>

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Find out about the role in more detail andsho w to apply in the attached Role Description.p>

Why work for us-

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.p>

As a Queensland Health employee you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.p>

We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community.e encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.p>

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