Speech Pathologist - Mount Isa

Job Classification
Speech Pathologists
Job Type
Full Time
Start timeframe
mount isa QLD 4825
Posted By
Health Workforce
  • Join a leader in community-based allied health working in far north Queensland!
  • Excellent base salary of $71,455 - $91,320 (commensurate with experience) PLUS 10% super
  • Additional benefits include 5 weeks annual leave, 17.5% leave loading, an annual return flight home, professional development, accommodation allowance and relocation assistance!

Come for the life experience, stay for the lifestyle
This organisation is seeking multiple full-time Speech Pathologists to join their team in Mount Isa. They welcome applications from all experience levels, from fresh graduates to seasoned experts. 

As part of a supportive, diverse, and multidisciplinary team, you’ll be providing speech pathology services in regional North Qld, and in collaboration with a range of specialists, to provide holistic care and long-term treatment and prevention strategies.

Working with a diverse range of clients, you'll get to live and work in parts of Australia that many never get to see - set your own schedule and help the community members thrive.

Helping people who may not otherwise have access to healthcare and support, you’ll see the real difference your work makes in rural communities as you enable clients to live and receive high-quality care locally.

Core duties:

  • Administer standardised and informal tests and observe clients to determine the nature and extent of their communication disorders or swallowing difficulties;
  • Provide treatment and management of speech, language, learning and communication disorders that may be developmental, part of a disability, acquired as a result of injury or disease; and
  • Deliver family centred early childhood intervention strategies

Skills and experience:
You will need to be registered, or eligible to obtain registration with AHPRA and Speech Pathology Australia, and have a passion for providing quality healthcare to rural communities.

In addition you will need: 

  • A combined blue card & NDIS worker screening (Apply online at this link);
  • A current, unrestricted 'C' class Australian Driver's Licence; and
  • The right to live and work in Australia

Why join this organisation? 

  • The clinical caseload is varied, giving great exposure to a range of different clinical presentations, allowing you to explore all areas of your discipline early on in your career
  • The organisation has a great team culture with many early career professionals across our business, this allows for strong friendships to be formed and a wealth of peer support to be provided
  • They have a large multidisciplinary team that you will work alongside at all times. You will learn about other health disciplines, holistic health care and referral pathways that exist, allowing a wraparound service for your clients; and
  • If applying as a Graduate you will be well supported with structured supervision and mentoring

This organisation pride ourselves on growing their clinicians to be the best versions of themselves and providing career progression opportunities at all levels of their business.

They love their work - so will you!
Whether you are looking for a change of scenery or a new adventure, this is an opportunity to make a real and valuable contribution. You will be joining a vibrant, multidisciplinary team who have come from across Australia, with a mix of experiences!

Successful candidates will receive an excellent salary of $71,455 - $91,320, (commensurate with skills and experience) plus 10% super.

A fantastic range of ADDITIONAL benefits will also be provided, including:

  • Salary sacrificing options up to $15,900;
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus 17.5% leave loading;
  • Annual return flight home;
  • Accommodation allowance; and
  • Relocation assistance.


Indigenous Australians are strongly encouraged to apply

Please note:


  • All final applicants for this position will be asked to consent to a criminal record check; and
  • Have or be willing to obtain annual influenza and COVID-19 vaccinations.

Life in North Queensland
Also known as the 'Oasis of the Outback', Mount Isa offers the relaxed lifestyle and close-knit, supportive community of a small town, without sacrificing the amenities of city living. 

With a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options, but none of the traffic or noise, it's a fantastic place for a "tree change", offering something for everyone, regardless of their interests.

For more information on this position, please contact our team!

Please apply via the 'Apply Now' button on this page.

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Job Type
Business Type
Non Profit Organisation
Job Title
Speech Pathologist - Mount Isa
Salary / Pay Details
Excellent base salary of $71,455 - $91,320 (commensurate with experience) PLUS 10% super
Posted By
Health Workforce
Job Reference
JOB -10002915
mount isa QLD 4825
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