Speech Pathologist or Occupational Therapist + Portfolio lead

Job Classification
Allied Health
Job Type
Full Time
Start timeframe
Frankston VIC 3199
Posted By
Peninsula Speech Plus
Want to join our team? We currently have openings for two Speech Pathologists and a Paediatric Occupational Therapist (with minimum of 1 years of experience)

Our practice provides services to children and adults (speech) in the clinic, community, education setting, nursing home and at home. Peninsula Speech Plus provides both individual and group-based interventions.  We offer evidence-based clinical practice in a friendly and supportive environment.

We support the team to develop in their unique areas of interest.  Within our career progression, we have three streams where team members can choose where to develop their skills.

About you

We are looking for a clinician who is self-motivated, shows initiative and is capable of working independently within a team-based approach

The successful applicant will be a speech pathologist, preferably with post-graduate experience in paediatrics or previous employment in delivering children’s services. New graduates are welcome to apply, we have a structured new graduate program. You must have good clinical reasoning skills.  Experience using standardised assessments and play-based intervention is beneficial. You should demonstrate a natural, therapeutic and professional style. Strong organisation and communication skills are essential.

Our team is awesome.  We are focused on developing team members individual talents, developing skills through PD and flexible working hours to fit in with life outside work.  You will have weekly mentoring from within the team, monthly catch-ups with your team leader and 2 team days each holiday to support you.  We have weekly team meetings,

Come and join our team and share our commitment to the provision of high-quality care to our community!


Required Qualifications / Licenses / Certifications
  • Professional Qualification in Speech Pathology and current membership with Speech Pathology Australia or Professional qualification in Occupational Therapy and current membership with AHPRA
  • Current Driver’s License and own car
  • Current Working With Children Check
  • NDIS worker check
Essential Criteria
  • Knowledge of the provision of and therapy services to children presenting with a range of difficulties
  • Knowledge of working with Autistic, developmental delay, and disability populations
  • Experience working collaboratively with families and clients to develop therapy goals
  • Commitment to personal and professional development, evidence-based practice, and measuring clinical outcomes
  • An inclusive mindset to recognise the value and potential of people with disability
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
Desirable Qualifications
  • Experience delivering services to children/families
  • Experience working within a multidisciplinary team environment
  • Demonstrated experience managing and prioritising a clinical caseload or workload
  • Experience building capacity with individuals, parents and families.
We Offer
  • Fun and dynamic team and work environment
  • Salary commensurate with skill and experience
  • Wellbeing and incentive programs
  • Personal and professional development opportunities to develop and extend your skillset
  • Unique working conditions
How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this role you will need to submit an application.
The application must include:

  • A cover letter (maximum one A4 page). Please include two referees, one of which is a current or recent supervisor, and their contact details.

  • A resume that clearly details skills, experience, and capabilities for this role as outlined in the selection criteria


Job Classification
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Job Title
Speech Pathologist or Occupational Therapist + Portfolio lead
Posted By
Peninsula Speech Plus
Frankston VIC 3199
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