Position Details
Reference Number 35582
Position Title Early Childhood Intervention Service - Speech Pathologist (Grade 2)
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Ongoing
Location Other
Position Summary

RCH Early Childhood Intervention Service: Key Worker - Speech Pathologist


  • Full-time Ongoing Role
  • Come and join the RCH ECIS team
  • In Chapman Street, North Melbourne
  • Fabulous employee benefits

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 4500, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


This Role: An exciting opportunity exists for a dynamic and experienced clinician to join the RCH ECIS team for the delivery of Early Intervention support through an ECIS Key Worker model. RCH ECIS provides support to children aged 0-6 years with developmental delay and disabilities. The clinician will be working to build the capacity of families to support their child to participate in everyday routines. The speech pathology role sits within a transdisciplinary team and will also provide assessment and intervention to support families using a family centred and strengths based approach.


To be successful in this role you will have:


  • Experience in working with children 0-6 years of age with developmental disabilities
  • Experience in working as a Key Worker with families.
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and within a transdisciplinary team
    • Demonstrated ability to have a flexible approach to working with families and staff using a strengths based approach
    • Demonstrated ability to implement effective caseload management strategies



If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!



Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and all members of the LGBTQI community.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Contact Person Halina McNally
Contact Number 93459433
Alternate Contact Person Trudy van Meggelen
Alternate Contact Number 93459437
Closing Date 01/06/2020
Position Description 1FTE Speech Pathologist APRIL2020.pdf