Speech Pathologist - Melbourne

Empower Healthcare

Flexible working arrangements to suit your needs. Multiple sites across Melbourne. Be part of a progressive company dedicated to changing lives.

  • Supportive, innovative and people centric culture with fantastic benefits
  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Flexible working arrangements to suit your needs
The Company

We Change Lives
  
At Empower Healthcare we partner with Home Care package providers, NDIS plan managers & Aged Care organisations to deliver life changing allied health services. We offer a full-service platform from physiotherapy, occupational therapy, podiatry, dietetics to osteopathy, massage therapy and most recently, home nursing services and pride ourselves in the delivery of high-quality therapy solutions, value packed services and responsive ethos.
  
It is a very exciting time with Empower Healthcare building on the success of its Victorian operation and now expanding nationally into WA and NSW. With a growing team of over 160 clinicians, we provide over 1750 treatments a day and service more than 250 healthcare organisations. Building on this strong foundation, we are well positioned and committed to delivering exceptional care.
  
Our therapists genuinely care about the people we work with and take the time to build strong relationships that holistically improve social, physical and mental wellbeing to live happier and healthier lives

Why you should join our Awesome Team!

Be more than just a number! We are a close-knit family orientated business with an open and friendly culture. Operating in a collaborative and supportive environment, our people are at the centre of everything we do. We also provide:  

  • Flexible working arrangements to suit your needs. We have a strong emphasis on work-life balance - No late nights or weekend work!
  • Comprehensive company induction and shadowing sessions
  • Monthly Professional Development and Social Events
  • Financial contribution to external professional development and Paid Professional Development Leave
  • Above Award remuneration
  • Genuine Career progression opportunities - Always look to promote from within
  • Ongoing individualised mentoring and support from senior management with opportunities to work across various roles and clinical settings i.e. Private Practice and Community. 
  • Workplace Giving Program and Paid Time off to Volunteer

  
  
The Position 

Our innovative service model focuses on delivering the best clinical outcomes for clients. Working in a supportive team environment, you will be responsible for the delivery of Empower Healthcare's comprehensive services across home care and NDIS clients in Melbourne. You will: 
  
  • Deliver high quality speech therapy services and programs including full assessments and on-going management of swallowing, speech and language
  • Completing high-quality NDIS assessments and intervention services (including communication, language, dysphagia, AAC, aphasia, and augmentative and alternative communication).
  • Work with individuals aged 8 years and over in a person-centred approach to achieve NDIS goals.
  • Work collaboratively with our clinicians to develop innovative and progressive care plans that aim to promote the independence and wellbeing of the patients
  • Work autonomously to prioritise and complete tasks, maintain records and provide patient reports
  
You will be provided with support from our home care team who will schedule these appointments and plan an efficient route.
  
Do you have what it takes?
  
We are looking for someone that is passionate about making a difference in the lives of our people. You will have an enthusiastic and proactive attitude, be outcome focussed and dedicated to delivering an exceptional service to our clients. You must have: 
  
  • Current VIC Driver's Licence and own vehicle
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology) or equivalent
  • Certified Practising Speech Pathology Australia membership
  • Current valid police check and working with children check
  • Experience with NDIS and home care packages will be highly regarded
  
  
If you are looking to work with a quality driven flexible organisation that supports their team and want to progress your career, then this role is perfect for you! 
   
APPLY NOW by contacting Sally on 03 9068 3739 or email sallym@empowerhealthcare.com.au.