Job No.: 565559
Work type: Casual
Min. working hours per week/fortnight: To be confirmed Location: Melbourne (Bundoora) Campus
Salary range: Based on experiencePosition Purpose
The purpose of this role will be to provide high quality speech pathology services to preschool children presenting with speech and language delay/disorder within a community health setting, and to provide high quality clinical education for undergraduate and postgraduate speech pathology students. This position reports to the Clinical Coordinator and works in close collaboration with the S&L Coordinator and academic colleagues in the Discipline of Speech Pathology.
The School of Allied Health, Human Services & Sport (SAHHSS) is a leading provider of training for a range of allied health professional disciplines in Victoria. An integral part of the practical learning in the disciplines of Speech Pathology, Podiatry, Prosthetics & Orthotics, Audiology and Orthoptics involves student-led internal clinics delivered largely on the Bundoora campus of La Trobe University in dedicated facilities. The primary function of the School's clinics is to provide a supported environment for students to progressively develop clinical competencies, for which there is not the capacity in external health and community organisations to support. Additionally, the School clinics provide a service to the community (including some outreach to locations such as schools and other community organisations) and are an active base for clinical research.
La Trobe Communication Clinic is a teaching, learning and research clinic that provides speech pathology and audiology services to the community, both on the University campus at Bundoora and at satellite clinics. The clinic allows a progressive scaffolding of student skills in speech pathology from novice to entry level students, interlinking with coursework subjects, and enabling students to confidently attend external placements.
Clinical programs include:
Use nominated assessment tool to assess student performance at both mid and final placement relevant to level of competency
Deliver evidence-based assessment and intervention services to pre-school children & their families
Key Selection Criteria:
Essential Compliance Requirements
To hold this La Trobe University position the occupant must:
La Trobe University is committed to providing a diverse, inclusive and respectful working environment for all staff. We offer flexible work arrangements that can assist you in balancing your work and other responsibilities.
How to apply
Closing date: By 11:55pm 31st January 2023
HR/Recruitment Enquiries: [email protected]
Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:
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