About the Role
Full time position available for an experienced speech therapist to provide therapy services to children and young people that meets the highest quality possible.
The successful candidate will work with allocated caseload, develop and deliver therapy programmes in line with the service delivery principles and contract requirements. Apply collaborative, family centred practice principles in service delivery, ensuring appropriate consultation with Advanced Clinician, Team Leader and relevant stakeholders as per the client’s needs and contract requirements.
This professional will maintain clinical records, client documentation and provide information and report on services delivered, as well as participating in policy and procedure formulation, implementation and evaluation through participation on committees, working parties etc. as requested.
Meet service delivery and contract requirements in consultation with Area Manager and Senior Therapist, participate in training and development activities in the delivery of best practice and ensure all activities are effectively and efficiently carried out in accordance with the vision and values, finance and service delivery outcome measures.
Travel between Manjimup and Margaret River could be required.
Experience & Skills
Tertiary qualification in speech therapy - Ability to relate on a personal level with people with disabilities, families, advocates, friends, the community and other professional - Must have and maintain registration with appropriate board for your clinical discipline - At least 5 years experience in a clinical role in a health, social or youth & community related area - Values driven and excellent communication skills - Must have a Working with Children Check and DET police clearance.
What's on Offer
• Competitive salary
• Salary packaging
• Flexible working arrangements
• 5-6 weeks annual leave
• Year-round professional development
Full Time / Part Time
The South West region of Western Australia offers great diversity, with beautiful coastal environments adjacent to ancient forests.
The South West region includes the major cities of Mandurah (population 67,000), Bunbury (population 60,000) and Busselton (population 31,000), with other towns including Collie, Manjimup, Harvey, Bridgetown and the well-known wine-growing centre of Margaret River.
The region is well-serviced by doctors and specialists and includes the major health centres in Mandurah (Peel Health Campus) and Bunbury (South West Health Campus).
The South West is popular as a holiday destination with coastal town populations swelling over the summer holiday periods and the inland areas being popular camping and adventure activity destinations.