Position Details
Reference Number 14126
Position Title Speech Pathologist - casual
Employment Type Casual
Division Allied Health and Nursing
Location Melbourne
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) 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 Parkville and Moorabbin 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 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 of Speech Pathology Australia and of professional self-regulation program
Essential: Significant oncology experience
Contact Person Jacqui Frowen
Contact Number 8559 5252
Contact Email jacqui.frowen@petermac.org
Closing Date 26/02/2018
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