Changi General Hospital Pte Ltd

Senior / Speech Therapist

Job Category:  Allied Health Professional
Posting Date:  16 Feb 2024

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Assess patients in a logical and sequential manner, generating and testing a hypothesis reasoning.
  • Analyse patients' problems directly related to the conditions referred, demonstrating sound clinical reasoning.
  • Plan and implement treatment, reflecting current available scientific evidence, ensuring patient safety and effectiveness of intervention.
  • Monitor patients' progress throughout treatment, prepare and maintain records and reports as appropriate, ensuring adherence to confidentiality requirements.
  • Participate as an active member of the care team via attending relevant ward / unit rounds, clinics, meetings and in research and work improvement activities.
  • Contribute to achievement of departmental action plan, collaborating with internal and external clients in a professional manner.
  • Contribute to learning and growth through active participation in departmental clinical education and clinical training initiatives.
  • Supervise and facilitate learning of support staff / students / junior staff / peers as required.
  • Oversee Therapy Assistants on performance of duties to ensure safe and effective treatment.

 

Job Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor / Master Degree in Speech Pathology or its equivalent.
  • Trained and experienced in working with adult patients with voice and swallowing disorders
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Good team player and able to collaborate with a multidisciplinary team.
  • Preferably with ability to speak more than 1 language or dialect.
  • Must be fully vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccinations.