Locum Speech Therapist – Melaleuca Therapies – Nhulunbuy

  • Exciting locum position
  • $60 an hour
  • Relocation support grant available for eligible candidates
Why Melaleuca Therapies?
Melaleuca Therapies is a thriving practice based in beautiful East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory. This is not ‘just a job’ but an opportunity to live and work alongside Yolngu and Anindilyakwa cultures, amongst beautiful landscapes and generally get away from the fast paced hustle and bustle. 
 
This is an exciting opportunity for a speech pathologist to experience living and working in beautiful East Arnhem. Initial cover would be for 4-12 weeks but there may be opportunity for an ongoing role! 
 
What’s in it for you?
  • Accommodation and car hire provided
  • Above award salary
  • Opportunity for ongoing role
  • Relocation assistance for eligible candidates
  • Access to NT PHN/ RWA NT
  • Diverse case load including both NDIS & private patients (paediatrics and adults).
What’s the role?
  • Provide high quality, culturally sensitive and effective speech pathology services
  • Prepare professional reports in a timely manner for a range of other service providers e.g., schools, allied health and medical practitioners, families and NDIS
  • Ensure clinical accountability through appropriate use of information systems and keeping accurate data and statistics
  • Maintain professional knowledge and skills through active participation in supervision with the Director and other available professional development.
Is this the right role for you?
  • Registered with Speech Pathology Australia or equivalent as a practicing Speech Pathologist
  • Eligible for Medicare provider number
  • Proven ability to plan, prioritise and deliver services across a complex Speech Pathology workload in a diverse work environment (homes, schools and clinic based).
  • Willingness to travel to remote communities by light plane or 4WD, and where required, stay on community for short periods of time
  • National police check, WWC check & current driver’s licence
NT PHN/RWA NT may be able to offer relocation support and clinical educational financial assistance to health professionals who are relocating to the NT or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment and further clinical education.
 
Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Ashleigh McDonald on 08 8982 1056 or recruitment@ntphn.org.au

 

Job Information

Job Reference: AD-1358
Salary: $60 an hour
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Medical and Nursing
Job Locations: East Arnhem
Job Types: Allied Health
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Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Key Responsibilities, but not limited to:

To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Salary:

$60 an hour
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Job Type:

Allied Health

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