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Speech Pathologist

  • : Northcott
  • : 01-Sep-2020
  • : All Sydney NSW
About the role:

We require a dedicated and enthusiastic Speech Pathologist to join our vibrant Northcott therapy team.

Based in Woden Canberra, you will provide timely, evidence based and person-centred Speech Pathology services to a mixed caseload of children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities.

As a Speech Pathologist you will:
  • Provide Speech Pathology services to a mixed caseload of children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities (i.e. physical, intellectual, autism spectrum disorder, global developmental delay and other complex needs).
  • Work with customers and families to identify strengths, skills and goals.
  • Use appropriate assessment tools and methods to assess strengths and areas of development, in order to identify suitable intervention strategies.
  • Always work on "best practice" solutions for our customers.
  • Provide centre, school and community based therapies.
  • Demonstrate and embody Northcott values of "innovative, respectful and brave".
  • Proactively contribute to the ongoing development of professional knowledge and skills in Speech Pathology.
Requirements of this position:
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Speech Pathology.
  • Current SPA registration.
  • Demonstrated experience delivering evidence based therapy to a paediatric caseload.
  • Demonstrated experience of NDIS funding and working with a fee for service model.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a caseload and administrative responsibilities in an efficient and effective manner.
  • Ability and commitment to work with a customer-centred approach.
  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Manage a varied and complex caseload.
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team with Speech Pathologists.
  • Excellent communication skills – written, oral and listening.
  • Computer literate and familiar with using customer record systems.
  • Current First Aid Certificate (including CPR) or willing to obtain.
  • Police Check, less than 6 months old.
  • Current NSW Working With Vulnerable Person Check or willing to obtain.
  • Must have a valid driver's licence and willingness to travel as required.
  • Access to use of own vehicle if pool car not available (Km reimbursement available).
Culture and Benefits:
  • We are a friendly, supportive and collaborative team at Woden and within the wider therapy team across all NSW/ACT Northcott sites.
  • Novated Lease Arrangement for vehicle
  • Salary range $73,985 - $105,955 (inclusive of salary packaging) + Super + Relocation Contribution
  • A family friendly workplace with flexible hours for staff to manage their home and work lives effectively.
  • (Negotiable) Ability to work from home when appropriate to your caseload.
  • We provide 2 weeks paid Professional Development leave including some funding towards approved courses, seminars, etc.
  • We provide formalised supervision, peer to peer support and attendance at regular therapy forums.
  • We provide a week of special paid leave annually and paid maternity leave.
  • Multiple employee benefits, such as discounted gym & health fund membership, discounted motor vehicle services and entertainment cards


Job Location (Area or Region)
Job Type
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Allied Health Practice
Job Title
Speech Pathologist
Salary / Pay Type
Salary / Pay Range
$70k to $80k
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Candidate Criteria
Highest Education
All Sydney NSW
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