We are One Team IPC Health, we are passionate, creative and we make a difference.We deliver innovative high-quality services that are client centred, collaborative, coordinated and demonstrate value through measured impact. We are a not-for-profit community health service committed to working with the rapidly growing areas of Melbourne’s middle and outer West, where population will grow by 400,000 in the coming 15 years. By year 2035, we anticipate that the total population served will be approximately 1.2 million.The OpportunityExpand your career as a Speech Pathologist within the community health sector where you will provide quality speech pathology care and intervention to the local community. With a strong focus on best practice and wholistic care, you will provide direct services to adult clients, conducting swallowing and communication assessment and intervention. The program has well established internal and external referral pathways, enabling you to continue to develop and deliver tailored programs to clients within a flexible work setting. Within this role, you will further build your clinical and professional capacity through access to professional development opportunities and participation in quality improvement projects as well as our newly established Innovation Framework. This opportunity is a 0.5FTE Part Time Ongoing role, classified as a Grade 1 Allied Health Professional under the Victorian Stand Alone Community Health Centres Allied Health Professionals Enterprise Agreement 2017 – 2021. Based at our Wyndham Vale campus (Altona Meadows negotiable), the role is offering $34,083 - $41,457 per annum (pro rata) plus 10% superannuation. You will make a difference byProviding best practice and evidence based adult speech pathology services that positively improves clients’ wellbeing and health outcomes including communication skills, swallowing functions to maximise independence and quality of life.Proactively enhancing meaningful client health and service outcomesthrough reflective and continuous improvement approach.To succeed, you will needGraduate or post-graduate degree in speech pathology with eligibility for or current membership with Speech Pathology Australia.Minimum 2 years’ working experience as a Speech Pathologist working with adults in an allied health setting (experience working in a community health setting an advantage).Ability to work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team to develop and implement evidence-based programs that meet the communication and swallowing goals for adults.Strong communication, networking and interpersonal skills to actively engage with clients, their carers and relevant support services and agencies.Current and valid Victorian Working with Children’s Check and driver’s licence.Why work with us?Health Services and Programs – discounted immunisations and gym memberships.Salary Packaging – as a non-for-profit organisation, we are able to provide generous Salary Packing to reduce your taxable income.Comprehensive Orientation and Induction Program – we will ensure that you have the support you need to live and breathe excellence, service enhancement and innovation.Health Insurance - as a part of our team, you can get an ongoing 7% discount on health insurance.Training and Development – we will assist you to pursue your career goals and objectives through ongoing professional development.What next?If you are passionate, creative and want to make a difference, we want to hear from you. All you need to do is visit our careers page, read the role’s Success Profile, submit your resume and answer a few short questions.To find out more about the role, please contact Sebastian Buccheri – Senior Manager Allied Health Services on 0411 201 908 .Applications close on 9 November 2021We are committed to maintaining a barrier-free environment for all and welcome individuals of diverse backgrounds, including but not limited to, those from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and the LGBTI communities to apply for our job opportunities.If you require a reasonable workplace adjustment to support you during the interview process please email Careers@ipchealth.com.au with your request. Reasonable workplace adjustments are changes that are necessary and achievable to enable a person to efficiently perform their role to the best of their abilities. A reasonable workplace adjustment can be requested at any time in the recruitment process or as a part of employment with IPC Health.Success Profile - Adult Speech Pathologist (Grade 1) 40000 AUD Melbourne 3000