Speech Pathologist - Full Time - Mount Isa

Date: 
21/02/2019
Location: 
Mount Isa, Queensland
Salary: 
$75,000 - $95,000 plus additional benefits
Closing date: 
25/03/2019

Gidgee Healing provides a comprehensive and growing range of services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across the areas of Mount Isa, North West and Lower Gulf of Carpentaria regions. Our core objective is to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to improve their health and wellbeing, whilst continually enhancing the quality and scope of care provided.

The Benefits:

  • Competitive salary (dependent upon years of experience/quals)
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • 2 x return Australian domestic flights per annum (up to $900 per flight)
  • Professional development incl flights of $5200 per annum
  • Yearly retention bonuses
  • Salary sacrifice up to $15,600 p/year

Position Summary:

The position is responsible for working in conjunction with a small multi-disciplinary primary health care team in the delivery of culturally appropriate Speech Pathology to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, including paediatric assessment and treatment, dysphagia screening and rehabilitation.

The role will entail outreach service delivery from clinic-based, school-based and community-based settings, both in Mount Isa and outreach to the communities of Mornington Island, Doomadgee, Burketown, Normanton and Karumba.
The lifestyle:

The Mount Isa region is the gateway to the Outback of Queensland, offers a relaxed and casual lifestyle, with a wealth of camping and exploring, scenic national parks, gorges, as well as top river, lake and open water fishing and recreation.

If you are motivated to make a positive and long-term impact and have a genuine commitment to working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in North West Queensland, we look forward to hearing from you.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply

To apply online, please click here.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Priscilla Kondolo on (07) 4749 6508, quoting Ref No. 837167.

Contact Details

Contact: 
Priscilla Kondolo
Phone: 
(07) 4749 6508