At Learning Links, we work together with thousands of families to help children reach their full potential. Learning Links’ approach is evidence-informed, engaging, results-focused – and it works. Each year, we are proud to help over 5,000 children thrive through our paid, funded, and subsidised services. Our staff make a lifetime of difference to children experiencing difficulties with their learning. Our team is growing to increase our reach - and we have many families and schools waiting for support, as well as an enthusiastic and passionate team of early career speech pathologists who you can help to provide evidence based interventions.  We are looking for passionate Experienced Speech Pathologists (3 plus years) to join the team in January 2023 based in our offices and local schools. Our roles are fully flexible with options to work part time, full time (up to 38 hours), from Monday to Saturday.  Positions are available at our offices across Sydney as well as school-based work throughout Sydney. Our offices are located at Peakhurst, Alexandria, Liverpool, Camden, and Bella Vista so you can choose a location that suits you best as well. We also have flexible arrangements for you to work from home to complete your reports, provide mentoring or support, or work with families online over Zoom. Learning Links is a great place to join as an experienced speechie – you’ll have options to practice in areas of interest to you, opportunities to learn from other experienced speeches, and to extend and share your skills with early career professionals.Your roleUse your empathy and expertise to make a difference to the lives of children and families across Sydney. In this role day to day, you will be:Working with a wide range of children including those with learning difficulties and disabilities and their families and teachers.Working in a clinic close to home, with assessment tools and resources provided for you.Working collaboratively to support school communities through assessments, intervention with students, demonstrations, consultation and professional learning.Conducting screening, assessment, diagnosis, and evidence-based intervention for children with speech, language and communication needs.Providing clinical supervision and mentoring to early career speech pathologists.Planning, developing and presenting professional learning for our team based on your areas of expertise.Participating in peer supervision with a team of highly experienced clinicians.Working as part of a multidisciplinary team of Psychologists, Educators, and Occupational Therapists.Providing great customer service and build positive customer relationships through effective communication.Achieving individual and team KPIs to support Learning Links’ strategy for growth.Your benefitsFull administration support from our Intake and Customer Care team who manage bookings and enquiries.We provide you with technology support including supplying you with a laptop, iPad, and Wifi – which means you’ve got the tools and support you need to spend more of your time supporting children, families and staff.Hands down the most supportive and welcoming culture around.A range of clinical experiences available depending on your interestsSupport to continue your clinical growth including:Peer supervision with our clinical supervisor teamAccess to $1000 budget in your first year for external professional development in an area of your choosingAssessment and intervention with a wide ranging paediatric caseloadOpportunity to join an Evidence Based Practice NetworkOpportunities to develop your coaching, leadership and teaching skills includingAn invitation to complete the Gallup Strengths based assessmentClinical supervision and mentoring with early career cliniciansClinical Education of University StudentsFacilitating group supervision and team trainingOpportunities to represent the organisation eg. on internal committeesFive dedicated internal professional development days per year and free access to all webinars and courses run by Learning Links professionals.A competitive salary package plus the ability to salary sacrifice up to $18,549 to reduce your pre-tax income.Variety and flexibility at work with exposure to multiple disciplines and programs (e.g., psychology, education, early intervention, and teams running community programs etc.).Insightful focus on leadership and working with all leaders to build their toolkit of skills.Giving back to communities by helping kids from low socio-economic or disadvantaged background.Flexible work options galore (part time, various locations, telehealth consults etc.)Your teamOur Speechie team at Learning Links are special. We work hard to support children and families, but we also enjoy a few laughs at our team days and social events (eg. Friday night dinners; board game night). We set up your timetable and bookings to maximise your strengths and contribute to growth and learning, and to allow opportunities for you to work with staff, sites, and schools nearest to you. Our team work permanent hours across the year, and we come together every school holiday period to connect and learn.                   Your knowledge and qualificationsRelevant qualification in Speech Pathology (Bachelor or Masters)Certified Practicing Member of Speech Pathology AustraliaA passion for working with childrenMinimum 3 years’ experience with a paediatric caseloadStrong knowledge of evidence-based practice in the areas of paediatric assessment and intervention including speech, language and fluency disorders.Experience leading or teaching others (either in professional or voluntary roles)Willingness to travel with a current driver’s license and access to a comprehensively insured vehicle.Child safety is top priority for us, and we are a child safe organisation. You will be asked to undergo a police check and Working with Children Check. We also have a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy and require all staff to be fully vaccinated (2 primary doses plus a booster). Speech Pathologist Position Description 60000 AUD Sydney 2000

Experienced Speech Pathologist

At Learning Links, we work together with thousands of families to help children reach their full potential. Learning Links’ approach is evidence-informed, engaging, results-focused – and it works. Each year, we are proud to help over 5,000 children thrive through our paid, funded, and subsidised services. Our staff make a lifetime of difference to children experiencing difficulties with their learning. 

Our team is growing to increase our reach - and we have many families and schools waiting for support, as well as an enthusiastic and passionate team of early career speech pathologists who you can help to provide evidence based interventions.  

We are looking for passionate Experienced Speech Pathologists (3 plus years) to join the team in January 2023 based in our offices and local schools. Our roles are fully flexible with options to work part time, full time (up to 38 hours), from Monday to Saturday.  

Positions are available at our offices across Sydney as well as school-based work throughout Sydney. Our offices are located at Peakhurst, Alexandria, Liverpool, Camden, and Bella Vista so you can choose a location that suits you best as well. We also have flexible arrangements for you to work from home to complete your reports, provide mentoring or support, or work with families online over Zoom. 

Learning Links is a great place to join as an experienced speechie – you’ll have options to practice in areas of interest to you, opportunities to learn from other experienced speeches, and to extend and share your skills with early career professionals.

Your role

Use your empathy and expertise to make a difference to the lives of children and families across Sydney. In this role day to day, you will be:

  • Working with a wide range of children including those with learning difficulties and disabilities and their families and teachers.
  • Working in a clinic close to home, with assessment tools and resources provided for you.
  • Working collaboratively to support school communities through assessments, intervention with students, demonstrations, consultation and professional learning.
  • Conducting screening, assessment, diagnosis, and evidence-based intervention for children with speech, language and communication needs.
  • Providing clinical supervision and mentoring to early career speech pathologists.
  • Planning, developing and presenting professional learning for our team based on your areas of expertise.
  • Participating in peer supervision with a team of highly experienced clinicians.
  • Working as part of a multidisciplinary team of Psychologists, Educators, and Occupational Therapists.
  • Providing great customer service and build positive customer relationships through effective communication.
  • Achieving individual and team KPIs to support Learning Links’ strategy for growth.

Your benefits

  • Full administration support from our Intake and Customer Care team who manage bookings and enquiries.
  • We provide you with technology support including supplying you with a laptop, iPad, and Wifi – which means you’ve got the tools and support you need to spend more of your time supporting children, families and staff.
  • Hands down the most supportive and welcoming culture around.
  • A range of clinical experiences available depending on your interests
  • Support to continue your clinical growth including:
    • Peer supervision with our clinical supervisor team
    • Access to $1000 budget in your first year for external professional development in an area of your choosing
    • Assessment and intervention with a wide ranging paediatric caseload
    • Opportunity to join an Evidence Based Practice Network
  • Opportunities to develop your coaching, leadership and teaching skills including
    • An invitation to complete the Gallup Strengths based assessment
    • Clinical supervision and mentoring with early career clinicians
    • Clinical Education of University Students
    • Facilitating group supervision and team training
    • Opportunities to represent the organisation eg. on internal committees
  • Five dedicated internal professional development days per year and free access to all webinars and courses run by Learning Links professionals.
  • A competitive salary package plus the ability to salary sacrifice up to $18,549 to reduce your pre-tax income.
  • Variety and flexibility at work with exposure to multiple disciplines and programs (e.g., psychology, education, early intervention, and teams running community programs etc.).
  • Insightful focus on leadership and working with all leaders to build their toolkit of skills.
  • Giving back to communities by helping kids from low socio-economic or disadvantaged background.
  • Flexible work options galore (part time, various locations, telehealth consults etc.)

Your team

Our Speechie team at Learning Links are special. We work hard to support children and families, but we also enjoy a few laughs at our team days and social events (eg. Friday night dinners; board game night). We set up your timetable and bookings to maximise your strengths and contribute to growth and learning, and to allow opportunities for you to work with staff, sites, and schools nearest to you. Our team work permanent hours across the year, and we come together every school holiday period to connect and learn.                   

Your knowledge and qualifications

  • Relevant qualification in Speech Pathology (Bachelor or Masters)
  • Certified Practicing Member of Speech Pathology Australia
  • A passion for working with children
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience with a paediatric caseload
  • Strong knowledge of evidence-based practice in the areas of paediatric assessment and intervention including speech, language and fluency disorders.
  • Experience leading or teaching others (either in professional or voluntary roles)
  • Willingness to travel with a current driver’s license and access to a comprehensively insured vehicle.

Child safety is top priority for us, and we are a child safe organisation. You will be asked to undergo a police check and Working with Children Check. We also have a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy and require all staff to be fully vaccinated (2 primary doses plus a booster).

 

  • Posted Date 08 Sep 2022
  • Location Sydney
    NSW / Australia
  • Industry Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary Not provided