Careers at Kalparrin

We are currently looking for a Psychologist and a Speech Pathologist.

 

Psychologist

The role

An exciting position is now available at our well established Not-For-Profit /charitable organisation in Melbourne’s North-East region.

We are seeking a highly personable Psychologist with experience working with children 0-18 years old experiencing a variety of conditions such as delayed development, intellectual disability, additional needs and disabilities including children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, dyslexia, ADHD, ADD, etc. to join our Allied Health Team (part-time and full time considered).

This role involves the provision of:

  • individualised psychology services
  • clinical and functional behaviour assessment
  • delivering training and positive behaviour support strategies

The successful applicant will have:

  • Full AHPRA registration
  • Understanding of working in the NDIS environment
  • Eligibility to provide services under Medicare
  • Current Working With Children Check
  • Experience working with children and families
  • Eligibility for membership of the Australian Psychological Society (APS)
  • At least 3 years (full time) experience with a general paediatric case load
  • Current Australian driver’s license and a car
  • Current National Police Record Check
  • Current employment Working with Children check

The successful applicant will be provided with:

  • Salary packaging
  • Excellent facility and resources
  • Free parking onsite
  • Very friendly supportive team
  • Working with the other members of multidisciplinary Allied Health Team

You can find the position description here.

To apply please send your resume and cover letter to

NataliyaShkuratova@kalparrin.com.au

If you would like more information about this role, please call Nataliya Shkuratova (Therapy Services Manager) for a confidential discussion on (03) 9435 8311 or 0422 523 179

The closing date for the Application is 22/09/2019

 

Speech Pathologist

About the Role

An exciting opportunity currently exists for a Speech Pathologist to join our dynamic and supportive Allied Health Team on a part time permanent basis.

You will be responsible for the provision of prevention, assessment, and intervention services for children aged 0-18 years old who exhibit difficulties in the areas of language, speech, voice and fluency and the provision of social, emotional health of children with disability.

It is expected that Speech Pathology Therapy services are provided utilising family centred evidence-based culturally inclusive therapy interventions with a focus on child /family strengths, needs and priorities.

Duties

  • Deliver family centred evidence-based individual speech pathology services to all customers and NDIS participants in the Kalparrin clinic and in a community setting
  • Promote speech pathology services through engaging the child and the family in their natural environment and through recognizing the child’s needs to participate in their family and community life
  • Participate in regular professional development opportunities and Allied Health Team meetings to keep up with current developments and principals of evidence based practice
  • Demonstrate that the speech pathology service is provided within the funding available and according to the number of billable hours required
  • Ensure compliance with our duty of care to clients (Child Safe Code of Conduct, NDIS Worker Code of Conduct etc.)
  • Ensure services meet quality service standards, and contract agreements

Qualifications, Skills, Experience and Mandatory Requirements

  • Demonstrated skill and experience in the assessment and management of common presenting issues (ASD/ literacy/ articulation/ language) in children
  • Demonstrates knowledge of relevant Speech Pathology objective assessment tools
  • Demonstrates experience and knowledge in implementing evidence based range of SP therapy interventions and strategies
  • Current membership of Speech Pathology Australia
  • Current Australian driver’s license
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • NDIS worker checks
  • Current National Police Record Check
  • Bachelor Degree in Speech Pathology
  • Eligibility for Medicare Provider Status
  • At least 3 years (full time) experience with a general paediatric case load

Benefits

  • Salary packaging
  • Excellent facility and resources
  • Free parking onsite
  • Very friendly supportive team
  • Working with the other members of multidisciplinary Allied Health Team

Please see the position description for more information.

To apply please send your resume and cover letter to

nataliyashkuratova@kalparrin.com.au

Please call Nataliya Shkuratova (Therapy Services Manager) for a confidential discussion on

(03) 9435 8311 / 0422 523 179

The closing date for the Application is COB of 15/09/2019