Join our exciting and diverse team as a Senior Speech Pathologist in Western NSW Local Health District! In this exciting role working in the beautiful town of Forbes in the Central West of New South Wales, you will be an integral part of the multidisciplinary health care team providing clinical leadership and high quality speech pathology services to patients and clients in our local communities.
In this role you will provide clinical services to the Forbes community and outreach services to nearby Condobolin. This position will have the opportunity to mentor and provide clinical supervision to Level 1 and 2 Speech Pathologists.
Famous for its historical connections with the bushranger Ben Hall and its beautiful parks and gardens, Forbes is an important and centrally located inland town in the central west of New South Wales.
Forbes is located five hours from Sydney, just over an hour from the major rural city of Orange and under two hours’ drive from Dubbo, home to the famous Taronga Western Plains Zoo.
Forbes Hospital is part of the Lachlan Health Service (which also includes nearby Parkes Hospital) and is a major district health service and procedural hospital.Forbes Hospital had a major refurbishment which was unveiled in 2016 so much of the facility is newly renovated, making it a world-class and modern facility to work.
The facility has 27 beds and includes acute and sub-acute medical, surgical, rehabilitation and palliative care services, two birthing rooms and two maternity rooms, one operating theatre, six renal dialysis chairs, two day treatment spaces, medical imaging and collocated community and primary health services including outreach services to surrounding smaller towns. The facility has a modern emergency department with a large resuscitation bay and three beds.
Employment Type: Permanent Part Time
Remuneration: $54.81 - $56.18 ph plus super
Hours per week: 28
Applications Close: 1 October 2019 - 11:59
For the full advertisement including to apply for the position please visit: https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/wnswlhd/jobs/senior-speech-pathologist-53345