Speech Pathologist

Job Classification
Speech Pathologists
Job Type
Full Time
Start timeframe
Forbes NSW 2871
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At Aruma, we support people with disabilities to live great lives. It’s the reason we exist – after all, why should anyone have to settle for anything less? And to make this a reality, we rely on the skill and commitment of our Aruma team.

When you are part of the Aruma team, you’re not just supporting people. You’re pioneering new paths, challenging assumptions, daring to think differently, and telling society to raise its bar much higher.

Aruma is seeking a dedicated and passionate Speech Pathologist who will utilise their skills and knowledge in paediatric speech pathology to provide best practice, collaborative and flexible family centred services to children with a disability and their families in a variety of settings including home, early childhood and local community.

New graduates are encouraged to apply as Aruma provides training, supervision, professional development opportunities, a vibrant internal community of practice and collegiate support led by an experienced manager!

You will join a fun, holistic and supportive trans-disciplinary team who are committed to making a difference in the lives of people who have a disability.

What success in this role looks like

  • Have tertiary qualifications in Speech Pathology
  • Membership of Speech Pathology Association of Australia
  • Assess the communication needs of children and adults utilising appropriate assessments and investigation processes
  • Develop professional relationships with families, which respect individual styles and acknowledge their strengths and capabilities
  • Provide assistance and support to families to enable them to identify their priorities and make informed decisions
  • Provide written assessment reports, including comprehensive recommendations, when necessary
  • Participate in the formulation, implementation and evaluation of individualised service plans
  • Develop, record, monitor and regularly review individualised speech and language goals in relation to children’s Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and the adults NDIS goals
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, learning from and supporting all other team members, in order to best meet child and customer needs and priorities
  • An ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
  • Must have a current Drivers Licence and willingness to drive as per role requirements
  • Must have a Current First Aid Certificate with CPR
  • Must have a Working with Children Check and NDIS Worker Screening Check clearance
  • Be willing to provide a confirmation record of COVID-19 vaccination (dose 1 & 2)
  • Be willing to undergo a police check

Why work for us?

  • Training, paid external supervision and professional development available
  • Relocation package available
  • Flexible working arrangements available!
  • Competitive salary and will come with either a car allowance/motor vehicle, laptop, mobile phone and NFP Salary Packaging ($15,900 tax benefits per year)

Our success depends on YOU. We'd love to hear your story.

To be part of the Aruma journey, apply now by sending your CV and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria.

Only applicants with the right to work in Australia will be considered. Shortlisted applications will be required to undergo pre-employment checks. We will be actively shortlisting during the advertising period and reserve the right to close this advert prior to the advertised date.

Aruma is a Child Safe Organisation and an EEO Employer.


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Job Title
Speech Pathologist
Posted By
Forbes NSW 2871
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