Position Details
Reference Number 33582
Position Title Speech Pathologist
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location Other
Position Summary

Speech Pathologist - Mid West and South West Community Teams

  • Rewarding area of Child and Adolescent Mental Health
  • Fixed Term, Part Time – 15.2 hrs/2 days per week for 12 months
  • Based at Sunshine Community Mental Health Clinic in St Albans & South West Mental Health Coomunity Team in Hoppers Crossing

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/


The Role:

A new opportunity has arisen in our Mental Health department for an experienced Speech Pathologist (Grade 2) to join our multidisciplinary community outpatient teams in St Albans and Hoppers Crossing.


You will be working in a vibrant clinical team with a mix of disciplines and experiences, who together provide great culturally-sensitive mental health care to families seeking our service.


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • A Professional Degree and eligibility for membership of Speech Pathology Australia. 
  • Demonstrated skills in providing high quality assessment and treatment of children and adolescents aged 0-15 years with moderate to severe mental health difficulties.
  • Expertise in providing consultation and capacity building to internal colleagues and external stakeholders such as schools and community agencies.

 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!


We offer salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We also support your continuous learning with a range of professional development opportunities and the provision of quality individualised clinical supervision.


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 Lisa Scott
Contact Number 87341650
Alternate Contact Person Frances Saunders
Alternate Contact Number 93456011
Closing Date 01/08/2019
Position Description Speech Pathologist Grade 2 PD - Mental Health.pdf