Speech Pathologist

Role: Perm Full Time or Part Time or ABN 
Location: Melbourne Inner Suburbs ( Carlton, Kensington, Brunswick, Coburg, Cremorne, Footscray & surrounding suburbs)

About Vivir Healthcare:
Vivir Healthcare is Australia’s leading Healthcare Provider within the Aged, Community and Disability sectors. We make a difference to over 20,000 lives every week by providing Allied Health solutions in residential aged care facilities, community, as well as in the homes of elderly people, and retirement villages.  
Our team has been working to improve the lives of elderly Australians for over 20 years, blending expert aged care services with a genuine commitment to high-quality care.  
Company Benefits: 
Due to rapid growth, we have exciting opportunities for energetic and passionate Speech Pathologist to join our dynamic team, and we are currently offering:  
  • Flexible working arrangements. Enjoy completing any non-face-to-face work at home! 
  • The case load can be tailored to your preferences 
  • Upskilling is provided in areas of development 
  • A culture of team learning and sharing wins 
  • Supervisors and team leaders comprised of experienced, multidisciplinary clinicians able to create individualized supervisory frameworks to support clinician learning and development 
  • Access to internal Learning Hub that provides assessment resources, therapy resources and in-house Professional Development   
  • Monthly professional development with internal/external presenters  
  • Relocation assistance up to $5000 for regional and rural locations   
  • A structured and progressive career path with potential to lead to a management role   
  • Employee assistance program – Access to 24/7 confidential mental health and wellbeing support  
  • Reward and recognition program – Monthly, quarterly and annual peer-nominated recognition rewards  
  • Novated leasing - Finance a vehicle using your pre-tax income  
  • Salary Packaging
About the Role:                                                                                                                                                                                                              
This role involves a variety of speech pathology services provided to clients funded by HCP, CHSP and STRC programs. This primarily involves clients in community and residents of aged care facilities above the aged of 65. Your typical caseload will involve seeing clients with dysphagia, aphagia, and other swallowing or communication difficulties. Training is provided for development areas through an individualized supervision framework.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Graduate experience in the assessment and management of speech, language, voice and swallowing difficulties within the adult population 
  • A passion for empowering adults to achieve their goals and maximizing their Quality of Life 
  • Excellent interpersonal communication with strong analytical skills and evidence-based problem-solving abilities 
  • A flexible approach to clinical care, with the ability to work autonomously 
  • Ability to take on feedback and alter their plans to enhance their practice accordingly  
  • Ability to work independently while still maintaining engagement within a mobile workforce 
Skills and Qualifications: 
  • Eligibility for Speech Pathology Australia (SPA) membership  
  • Drivers’ license and reliable vehicle  
  • Professional indemnity insurance, or willingness to obtain  
  • Valid NDIS Worker Screening Clearance, or willingness to obtain  
  • 2023 Flu Vaccine Certificate, or willingness to obtain  
  • COVID vaccine certificate, or willingness to obtain.
  Apply directly or get in touch today!  

For more information, please feel free to contact me on 0282674535 or email your cv to shivani@vivir.com.au

Job details

  • ReferenceBH-145776-7
  • LocationVictoria
  • SalarySalary Packaging available + PD
  • Job typePermanent
  • Posted8 months ago
  • ConsultantPallvi Chauhan