Speech Pathology Clinic Coordinator

Location
Albury-Wodonga, Australia
Posted
17 May 2018
End of advertisement period
14 Jun 2018
Ref
492467
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
  • Work with a motivated and collaborative team in a dynamic and progressive interdisciplinary school
  • Great Rural Location in the picturesque regional NSW
  • Supportive, friendly and flexible work environment

The Role

  • Fixed Term, Full Time (Until December 2018)
  • $64,482 to $109,391 pa (plus 9.5% superannuation)
  • Albury-Wodonga

The Speech Pathology Clinic Coordinator will coordinate the speech pathology services offered through the School of Community Health's Community Engagement and Wellness Centre. The Coordinator will provide clinical supervision and teaching to speech pathology students undertaking clinical placements and residential schools within the speech pathology services. The Coordinator will work closely with the other members of the speech pathology team to develop a dynamic and innovative clinic for the education of students.

The Coordinator will facilitate the client base attending the clinic to ensure learning opportunities for students and ensure the conduct of the clinic is consistent with compliance requirements for infection control principles, work health and safety, record keeping, quality assurance mechanisms and professional codes of conduct. The Coordinator will work in collaboration with other clinic coordinators to facilitate inter-professional opportunities. Preference will be given to applicants with clinical and/or research experience in speech pathology practice with adult populations, telehealth, and/or clinical education.

To be successful you will have:

  • Relevant qualifications as stipulated in the position description
  • Be eligible for membership with Speech Pathology Australia as a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist
  • Relevant clinical experience as a speech pathologist at the level being applied for
  • Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills including influencing, negotiating, presenting, active listening and the giving and receiving of constructive feedback
  • The ability to build strong internal and external partnerships, networks and relationships

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Science delivers flexible, innovative teaching programs which provide graduates with the skills and knowledge to build a career, advance their profession and contribute to their community. We currently have more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge.

We are a leader in strategic and applied research in a wide array of sciences. We enhance and extend knowledge, train and educate future researchers and provide scientific solutions to current challenges. We achieve this through ethical practice, professional collaborations, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.

We also provide a range of health and other services to our regional communities through our enterprise activities.

The School of Community Health has a diverse range of staff who work together in the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research and community engagement. The School is focused on five professional courses including health and rehabilitation science, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, podiatry and speech pathology.

Staff in the School of Community Health are committed to work with regional and rural communities to train and graduate future health professionals; we use research to find answers to community questions; and we work together to support people to become agents for positive change within their community.

The School provides students with clinical training opportunities through the operation of commercial clinics offering services in Podiatry, Speech Pathology and Physiotherapy

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

This position is advertised across multiple levels. Please refer to the essential and desirable criteria in each position description for the respective level and address each criterion based on your skills and experience and the level of position that you are applying for.

Positions descriptions can be obtained via the following links;

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Dr Catherine Easton | Discipline Lead Speech Pathology | ceaston@csu.edu.au |

Ph: 02 6051 9159

Applications Close: 11 pm, 14 June 2018