Speech Language Pathologist
Cairns QLD, Australia
Type of Job
Permanent | Full Time / Part Time
About the Position
Little Sparrows Speech Therapy is a busy and growing practice located in the tropical city of Cairns, Queensland. We provide speech pathology services to all people, with a special focus on helping children, especially those who have a disability.
We are passionate about helping all people, great and small to develop skills around play, work, learning, communication, making friendships and participating in everyday activities.
We have an opportunity available for a speech pathologist to join our therapy team in a part time or full time capacity. We are looking for someone amazing to join our outstanding team of speechies in making a difference. The ideal person should be focused on providing great, family cantered therapy and should be friendly, warm and fun-loving at heart. You will be joining an enthusiastic and experienced team that loves embracing new technologies and following the latest developments in the field. You’ll be part of a team that loves working hard with an emphasis on having fun doing it.
The ideal candidate will have:
Bachelors Degree or equivalent in Speech Pathology
Membership with SPA (or ability to obtain this)
A driver’s license & access to a car
A current Working with Children Blue Card (or ability to obtain this)
Great Energy, Be Warm, Enthusiastic & Passionate about their work
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Great organisation & time management skills
Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in the team
Desire and drive to make a difference through high-quality service to all children & their families
The position will provide the right applicant with:
Diverse caseload with a range of different cases allowing the applicant to broaden their skillset
Assortment of assessments and plenty of resources to support your work
Your own clinic room to decorate and make your own
A dedicated iPad for use in therapy, workstation & resource budget
Innovative therapy including social skills groups, in-clinic and off-site therapy (motor vehicle allowance included)
Extended lunch breaks to decompress and also because the need for coffee is real
Supervision/mentoring program & a professional development package
Support of an admin, meaning you can concentrate on doing what you do best
A caring and fun-loving team that is supportive like a family
A moving budget is available for applicants outside of the Cairns region
How to Apply
If this sounds like you, hit Apply Now and include a cover letter and a copy of your most recent CV with your application.
For further information or private discussion, please call the clinic on (07) 4019 2400 and ask to speak with/book a call back from Kimberley.
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