About UsSt Jude’s has been one of the more innovative and leading service providers for people with disability and psychosocial needs in Western Australia since 1982. Our purpose is to maximise the health, enjoyment and quality of life for people seeking support in their community. Our experience in service delivery is reflected through 39 years of providing quality services and maintaining the highest standards for our clients. About the RolesWe are looking for an experienced, motivated and client-driven Speech Pathologist to join our allied health team in Perth. The role involves working with a diverse client base to conduct a variety of speech/language assessments and interventions that are in keeping with best practice standards. The role will provide mentorship and supervision to the rest of the Speech Pathology team. The role is also responsible for providing practical advice to the family and representatives of clients. All of this is done with the intention of assisting our clients in reaching their goals and pursuing their dreams. Key focuses for the role include:Managing a diverse client list which will include children and adults. Working collaboratively with the allied health team to provide a range of Speech Pathology services, set goals and develop comprehensive therapy plans.Delivering services across both clinic-based appointments and home visits.Ensuring that all support is provided within the applicable framework.We are looking for a Senior Speech Pathologist to work throughout the Perth metro region. The role has the capacity to be hired on a full time basis. However, we are also open to discussing part time or flexible working conditions with potential candidates.  Skills & Experience Our preferred candidate will have significant previous experience working within the NDIS framework or with people who live with disability. Ideally, this experience will have also included supervisory responsibilities. They will be natural communicators who pride themselves on their ability to build and maintain meaningful, lasting relationships with their clients. They will also maintain and deliver person-centered therapies that value the choice and goals of the client and they will have the people skills to keep all stakeholders informed of their actions and progress. They will have the organisational skills to provide effective reporting and data to the organisation. They will also demonstrate a commitment to being a productive and positive member of the broader allied health team. As well as the above skills, the Key Requirements include:A member of the SPA with certified practicing status.Possess or willing to obtain both an NDIS Worker Screening Check and a Working with Children Check.A valid WA licence and a reliable vehicle. Previous experience working within the Disability sector is highly desirable.  Culture & BenefitsThis role represents the opportunity to work within a dynamic and committed interdisciplinary team who consistently achieve with their clients. You will work closely with your manager, who is happy to consider flexible working arrangements to promote your work-life balance. Our organisation is experiencing rapid growth and there is the potential for significant career progression attached to the role.  If the above opportunity is one that excites and encourages you, please go ahead and click 'Apply for this job'. We will be in touch to discuss your application soon. 80000 AUD Perth

Senior Speech Pathologist

  • Salary: $80,000-$100,000 plus super plus $10,000 in first year bonuses
  • St Jude's are a leading provider within the growing Disability sector
  • We are happy to consider sponsorship options for this position

About Us

St Jude’s has been one of the more innovative and leading service providers for people with disability and psychosocial needs in Western Australia since 1982. Our purpose is to maximise the health, enjoyment and quality of life for people seeking support in their community. Our experience in service delivery is reflected through 39 years of providing quality services and maintaining the highest standards for our clients.

 

About the Roles

We are looking for an experienced, motivated and client-driven Speech Pathologist to join our allied health team in Perth. The role involves working with a diverse client base to conduct a variety of speech/language assessments and interventions that are in keeping with best practice standards. The role will provide mentorship and supervision to the rest of the Speech Pathology team. The role is also responsible for providing practical advice to the family and representatives of clients. All of this is done with the intention of assisting our clients in reaching their goals and pursuing their dreams. 

Key focuses for the role include:

  • Managing a diverse client list which will include children and adults. 
  • Working collaboratively with the allied health team to provide a range of Speech Pathology services, set goals and develop comprehensive therapy plans.
  • Delivering services across both clinic-based appointments and home visits.
  • Ensuring that all support is provided within the applicable framework.

We are looking for a Senior Speech Pathologist to work throughout the Perth metro region. The role has the capacity to be hired on a full time basis. However, we are also open to discussing part time or flexible working conditions with potential candidates. 

 

Skills & Experience 

Our preferred candidate will have significant previous experience working within the NDIS framework or with people who live with disability. Ideally, this experience will have also included supervisory responsibilities. They will be natural communicators who pride themselves on their ability to build and maintain meaningful, lasting relationships with their clients. They will also maintain and deliver person-centered therapies that value the choice and goals of the client and they will have the people skills to keep all stakeholders informed of their actions and progress. They will have the organisational skills to provide effective reporting and data to the organisation. They will also demonstrate a commitment to being a productive and positive member of the broader allied health team. 

As well as the above skills, the Key Requirements include:

  • A member of the SPA with certified practicing status.
  • Possess or willing to obtain both an NDIS Worker Screening Check and a Working with Children Check.
  • A valid WA licence and a reliable vehicle. 
  • Previous experience working within the Disability sector is highly desirable. 

 

Culture & Benefits

This role represents the opportunity to work within a dynamic and committed interdisciplinary team who consistently achieve with their clients. You will work closely with your manager, who is happy to consider flexible working arrangements to promote your work-life balance. Our organisation is experiencing rapid growth and there is the potential for significant career progression attached to the role. 

 

If the above opportunity is one that excites and encourages you, please go ahead and click 'Apply for this job'. We will be in touch to discuss your application soon.