Position Details
Reference Number 18787
Position Title Casual speech pathologist - grade 2/3
Employment Type Casual
Division Chief Nursing Officer
Location Melbourne, Moorabbin
Award Classification Award : Allied Health Professionals
Classification From: VW1 - SPEECH PATH GR 2 YR1
Classification To: VW9 - SNR CLIN SPEECH P Y4
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future


This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated Speech Pathologist (Grade 2 or 3 depending on experience/skills) to be based casually within the Nutrition and Speech Pathology Department of this specialist cancer centre.


The successful applicant will provide speech pathology services (annual leave and other dedicated clinical cover) to inpatients and ambulatory patients in a multidisciplinary care setting at Melbourne and/or Moorabbin campuses with the support of experienced speech pathologists. This position is primarily working within the area of head and neck cancer – seeing patients across the entire treatment trajectory including patients undergoing surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy, but may include clinical work within any tumour stream. We are seeking an experienced and hardworking clinician with excellent clinical, organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description and/or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Eligible for membership to Speech Pathology Australia
Desirable: Significant oncology experience
Contact Person Jacqui Frowen
Contact Number 8559 5252
Contact Email jacqui.frowen@petermac.org
Alternate Contact Person Jenelle Loeliger
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email jenelle.loeliger@petermac.org
Closing Date 29/03/2020
Position Description
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