Senior Speech Pathologist - Level 3 - Oncology Specialist

Location: Manning Base Hospital Taree
Salary: $100,451 - $103,814 pro rata
Closing Date: 02 December 2021

This is predominantly a specialist role providing high level care to patients of the Manning Cancer and Palliative Care Service outpatient, inpatient, in-home and community settings. You will also be involved in developing a project involving service development in our community. The successful applicant will also provide clinical care to acute inpatients in Manning Hospital. You will be supported with professional clinical supervision and have opportunity to enhance and develop further skills and knowledge required.

Manning Hospital Speech Pathology is seeking an experienced, proactive Senior Speech Pathologist to join our dynamic team on a permanent basis! The position will be based at Manning Hospital in Taree, but will also provide outreach services across the Lower Mid North Coast Sector. The permanent position is 0.7FTE and there will also be a 0.3FTE temporary contract offered until June 2023 to fulfil a related project role.

About you:
The successful applicant will be a personable, skilled professional who has advanced skills and competency working independently in adult dysphagia and communication management, head and neck oncology, laryngectomy management and video-fluoroscopy. You will have experience in managing communication and swallowing in end of life care and experience in service design and development projects will be highly regarded.

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Contact Officer: Julie Adamson

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