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Position Title: Speech Language Therapist
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): 0.65 FTE
Date Posted: 11/06/2019
Application Closing Date: 26/06/2019 11PM


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Speech Language Therapist

  • Permanent Part Time
  • 0.65 FTE Adult Services – (hours are negotiable and may increase with the possibility of a job share)

We have a great opportunity available for a Speech Language Therapist to join our team, based at Dunstan Hospital in Clyde with service provision also within Queenstown Lakes. 

The primary caseload is adult based outpatient, community and inpatient speech and language therapy.  It is a varied role within a dynamic rural environment.  You will be responsible for providing swallowing and communication assessment and intervention.  A keen interest and experience in neuro rehabilitation and aphasia is desirable.

It is essential that you are self-motivated with a high level of enthusiasm and commitment to your professional development and personal growth.  You will have excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to be flexible as an active participant within the interdisciplinary team environments.

The team at Central Otago Health Services Ltd are committed to delivering a high standard of service to our patients.  As part of our team you will have the opportunity to develop skills and experience within a rural generalist model.  We provide access to regular supervision, professional development and peer support. 

Applicants must hold a degree in Speech Language Therapy and be registered with the New Zealand Speech Language Therapy Association.  A clean NZ drivers licence is also required.    

If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity in your career with the potential to increase your experience as a Speech Language Therapist, we suggest you make the move to join us and apply now!

Closing Date:   Wednesday, 26th June 2019

To apply, please ask for an Application Form and return it with your CV and a cover letter to the HR Administrator:

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To apply, please ask for an Application Form and return it with your CV and a cover letter to the HR Administrator:
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