We are looking for Speech Pathology Team Leader (Therapy Aides) to join the team. Our roles are fully flexible with options to work part time (minimum 4 days per week) or full time (up to 38 hours), from Monday to Friday.  Positions are available based at one of our offices across Sydney located at Peakhurst, Alexandria, Liverpool, Camden, and Bella Vista so you can choose a location that suits you best.Role description This is a diverse role at the forefront of a rapidly growing area at Learning Links, which would suit an experienced Speech Pathologist looking for the next step in their career. This position involves leadership and supervision of a team of speech therapy aides and their relevant programs at Learning Links. Line management responsibilities for a team of up to 10 speech therapy aidesRecruitment, induction and onboarding of speech therapy aides (speech pathology students engaged in paid employment at Learning Links)Ongoing line management including workload support, timesheets, calendars, program supportOpportunities for leadership skill development relevant to the role including external professional developmentSupport the set up and implementation of intervention services in schools and clinics which are delivered by therapy aidesPlanning session goals and activities and monitoring progressClinical supervision of therapy aidesParticipation in clinical supervisor team meetingsFlexibility to travel to schools and clinics as part of the role to help in delivering intervention.Review and develop training materials as appropriate for the teamProvide high quality written reports for clients, schools, parents, and funders including screening & progress reportsClinical caseload 1-2 days per week working directly with children and familiesDelivering evidence based assessment and interventions to children with communication difficultiesOpportunities for clinical skill development relevant to the role including external professional developmentWork closely with the Therapy Manager to provide information and feedback including:Advice regarding training needsElectronic and physical resourcesOngoing employment opportunities for therapy aidesYour benefitsFlexibility in school holiday periods to work from homeWe 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 interestsOpportunities to develop your coaching, leadership and teaching skills including:An invitation to complete the Gallup Strengths based assessmentClinical supervision and mentoringA 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)Requirements Must have access to a car and be willing to travel – you will be based at the office closest to your home, with travel required to other locations and schools around Sydney Minimum 3-4 years’ experience working in paediatric speech pathology services, including experience in setting up and running whole school programsMinimum 1-2 years’ experience supervising students and/or early career speech pathologistsStrong skills in using technology systemsAbout usLearning Links was established in 1972 by parents concerned about the lack of appropriate support services to meet their children’s education and wellbeing needs. Since then we have partnered with thousands of children and families to help children reach their full potential. Our Client Services team include leading practitioners in their field and we provide multidisciplinary services across psychology, speech therapy, specialist and early education.We value diversity and inclusion and the unique contribution that every one of our team make.Your applicationSounds like a great opportunity? We can’t wait to hear from you! Click on this link to apply now via our e-recruitment portal. For further information and a Position Description please visit the careers page of our website www.learninglinks.org.au. If you have any questions, reach out to our People and Culture team at peopleandculture@learninglinks.org.au. Child safety is top priority for us, and we are a child safe organisation. You will be asked to undergo NDIS Workers Screening 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). 42.62 AUD Peakhurst 2210