CALHN Speech Pathology Casual Pool 2024-25

Adelaide Metro, SA


$44.45 - $51.49

Medical/Lab Scientist

  • Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Various locations
  • Salary AHP-2 $44.45 - $51.49 per hour plus 25% casual leave loading
  • Casual

About the role

The Speech Pathologist is an experienced and competent clinician who delivers quality services to patients and provides clinical/professional support to less experienced speech pathologists working within CALHN, across weekdays and weekends. The role is based mainly at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) but may include delivery of services to patients at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre, and other CALHN sites/services.

The Speech Pathologist is able to work at a high level of independence to provide mainly inpatient communication and swallowing services to an acute adult caseload, resulting in quality care and improved outcomes for patients.

The Speech Pathologist is developing more advanced/extended knowledge and skills in the assessment and management of high acuity/complexity caseloads.

The Speech Pathologist contributes to efficient, effective multidisciplinary management and care of patients.


  • Bachelor or Masters of Speech Pathology degree, or the equivalent entry level qualification leading to eligibility for full membership of Speech Pathology Australia.


The Central Adelaide Local Health Network includes South’s Australia’s major quaternary facility, theRoyal Adelaide Hospital,The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, theHampstead Rehabilitation Centre,and theRepat Health Precinct. We also deliver mental health services atGlenside Health Services and at a range of other locations across the metropolitan and regional areas.

We’re looking for talented staff to join us and help us to shape the future of health through world-class care and world-class research and achieve our vision of being in thetop 50 health services in the world and top 5 in Australia.

What we offer

  • Attractive salary packaging available
  • Strong community minded culture and values providing world class care to South Australians
  • Access to Fitness Passport, a discounted workplace health and fitness program available to CALHN staff and their families.
  • Opportunity for movement across the SA Health system: There are always opportunities for you to develop your skills and your career at one of our many metropolitan or regional sites.

Essential Requirements:

Diversity and inclusion: At CALHN we support and foster a culture in which employees feel they belong and feel safe at work. The culture aims to encourage all people to use their talents and to be valued and rewarded for their contributions.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

Application Information:

  • The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
  • Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant Immunisation screening.

Job ref:858881

Enquiries to:

Jacqueline Beaty

Telephone:0403 025 285

Email:[email protected]

Application Closing Date

11:55 pm Thursday 17 April 2025


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Job Ad Reference 858881
Date Listed 19 April 2024