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Tasmanian Government

Speech Pathologist (518490)

Tasmanian Health Service
Tasmanian Hlth Service - Southern Region
THS - Sth - Complex, Chrnc & Commty Serv

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Position details

Award/Classification:AH Professional Level 1 Yr 1
Employment Type: Full Time
Region: South
Location:2nd Floor Peacock Hampden Rd


$53,977 to $87,659 per annum


Allied Health Professional Level 1-2


Allied Health Professional (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2016

Period of Employment

Fixed term, full time, day work, working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing ASAP until 7 September 2018.

Please note that part time hours will also be considered.


Community Rehabilitation Unit, Repatriation Centre, 90 Davey Street, Hobart


  • Assess, plan and carry out treatment programs, in accordance with organisational policies and the professional code of conduct, for clients referred to the Community Rehabilitation Unit (CRU). Rotation across clinical work areas in rehabilitation may be required.
  • Provide care collaboratively with the client and carer and other members of the interdisciplinary team.
  • Assist the senior speech pathologist in ensuring best practice standards for speech pathology services provided at CRU.

Essential Requirements

  • Degree or diploma in Applied Science, Speech Pathology or equivalent and eligibility for membership of Speech Pathology Australia.

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer.  The following checks are to be conducted:

1.  Conviction checks in the following areas:

a)  Crimes of Violence

b)  Sex Related Offences

c)  Serious Drug Offences

d)  Crimes involving dishonesty

2.  Identification check

3.  Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Desirable Requirements

  • Current Driver’s Licence

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar vacancies.

Download File 518490 Speech Pathologist HP1-2 (August 2017) HPRNL.pdf
Download File 518490 Speech Pathologist HP1-2 (August 2017) HPRNL.docx
Download File Applicant Guide.pdf
Download File Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

You are asked to address the selection criteria within the statement of duties.  Please click the blue Apply Now button to the right of this screen.

For further information contact
Kate Gregory
Phone: (03) 6166 7312

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