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Speech Pathologist (North Lakes)

We are seeking passionate Part-Time and Full-Time Speech Pathologists to join our amazing team in North Lakes. Working within a multidisciplinary team, you will provide assessment and intervention services to children and young people aged 0 to 18 years.

Why should you consider working for Youthrive?

  • We want to see every clinician within our organisation succeed professionally which is why you and your team leader will create an individual development plan tailored to help you meet your career goals. You will be provided with clinical supervision from a Senior Speech Pathologist, engage in one-on-one sessions with your team leader and participate in discipline-specific meetings. You will also learn and share knowledge with your peers via case discussions, joint sessions and in-services.
  • We are committed to supporting a work-life balance through flexible working arrangements. This may include flexible start and finish times, part-time hours to support personal commitments and work from home (as appropriate).
  • Our permanent positions will give you peace of mind that comes with job security, and you will be part of an amazing team of clinicians who support each other with our values of being professional, ethical, caring and collaborative. You will also have access to our Employee Assistance Program through Benestar to help you should you need some external support.
  • Youthrive is a social enterprise with profits going towards leading child protection service, Act for Kids, so you can also be assured that by working with us you will have a wide-reaching community and social impact.

What are the remuneration & benefits?

Youthrive clinical positions are classified under the Health Professionals and Support Services Award. Remuneration classification is based upon skills and experience:

  • Health Professional Level 1 – Above award annual salary $78,995 – $90,093 per annum plus superannuation (pro-rata for part-time)
  • Health Professional Level 2 – Above award annual salary $93,745 – $102,583 per annum plus superannuation (pro-rata for part-time)

As a Youthrive employee you will have access to salary packaging through RemServ which can significantly increase your take home pay – ask us how! We also offer a bonus scheme with uncapped bonus potential and a separate professional development allowance.

What are the core tasks of a Youthrive Speech Pathologist?

  • Deliver appropriate individualised therapy services to develop communication and swallowing skills.
  • Conduct assessments (e.g. articulation and phonology, literacy, language, pragmatics) analyse results and report on findings for children and young people.
  • Participate in clinical case discussions to ensure holistic care is provided to clients.
  • Demonstrate evidence based practice in the delivery of quality individual and group therapy programs for clients and families
  • Create discipline-specific content and participate in sharing of professional knowledge to colleagues, clients and other stakeholders.

What skills and qualifications do you require to work for Youthrive?

  • Strong interest in working with children and young people with complex needs including autism spectrum disorder, developmental delays and disability.
  • Proven knowledge in a range of evidence-based interventions for children and young people.
  • Tertiary Qualifications in Speech Pathology and hold Certified Practising Speech Pathologist status from Speech Pathology Australia.
  • Queensland Working with Children Check (Blue Card)
  • NDIS Worker Screening Clearance.
  • Immediate eligibility as a Medicare provider.
  • A current driver’s license.
  • Full vaccination with the prescribed number of doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved medical exemption.

If you have questions about any of our vacancies, please contact Amy Turner, Chief Operating Officer on 0433 598 894.

How can I apply for this amazing career opportunity?

If you are interested in this position, please click the “Apply” button.