Speech Pathologist

December 5, 2021

Job Location: Sydney Parramatta & Western Suburbs
Employer: Early Start Australia
Full time

Do you want to make a real difference in the lives of children?  Do you want to be part of a well-established team with strong connections in the Nepean / Blue Mountains community?

We may just have the perfect place for you as a Speech Pathologist at Early Start Australia (Penrith) where you will have:

  • Unlimited access to high quality and supportive on-site supervision
  • Investment in your professional development (PD) with an individual PD plan, allowance and additional PD leave days
  • Options for flexible working arrangements to suit your circumstances

About the role:
Working within a multidisciplinary team of talented and experienced paediatric speech language pathologists and occupational therapists, you will provide evidence-based speech language pathology assessment and intervention services to children and young people aged from 2 to 18 years – including individual therapy, group programs, school-based, clinic-based and telehealth supports. 

You will be a therapist focusing on therapy (not administration) backed by local and national administration teams who take care of booking appointments, invoicing and managing NDIS changes. You will be supported through a gradual ramp up period to a full caseload which is flexible to your needs.

About you:
You will be passionate about making a difference with a focus on making therapy fun, engaging and meaningful for families. You will have exceptional communication skills that enable you to work with children with a wide range of abilities and to collaborate with families and other health professionals to deliver quality, evidence-based outcomes.  
Experienced in working with children and/or people with disability, you will have the appropriate professional registrations: SPA membership, Working with Children Check, National Police Check, First Aid, Driver’s License & NDIS Worker Screening Check.  
With a thirst for learning, you will be keen to grow in your clinical skills with opportunity for leadership and management – we invest in our people, there is no glass ceiling here!

What we are about:
Early Start Australia is a growing, national, multidisciplinary organisation committed to delivering evidence-based early intervention and therapy services to children and their families.  
We employ people who are smart, experienced, empathetic, driven by the desire to help children and who like to have some fun.  
We offer financial security and the benefits that come with being backed by a national company, while still placing significant value on building a fantastic team culture and environment at our individual clinics. 
On top of offering external PD opportunities, we have an internal personal development program as we prioritise developing the talent of our employees as well as using the latest evidence in our practice. 

Apply now:
Don’t miss your chance to be part of a growing organisation committed to making a real difference to the everyday lives of children and their families – click on the “Apply for this job” button now.

***Closing date is not applicable, candidates are encouraged to apply without delay***

Early Start Australia places a high priority on the principles of respect, equity and diversity. As an employer of choice, we strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

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