Speech Pathologist

  • Statewide
  • Full time
  • Flexible working and lifestyle arrangements available.

St.Giles currently has great opportunities for dedicated Speech Pathologists to support the growth of our Allied Health team as we offer Whole of Life solutions to Tasmanians living with disability.

If you would like to make a positive contribution to children, adolescents, adults, and their families and communities – then our team would like to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Diagnose and report on communication and swallowing disorders, organise and implement treatment for participants, and work with staff and families/caregivers on possible intervention strategies.
  • Advocating for communication support for participants with communication difficulties.
  • Providing mealtime management plans and helping to improve mealtimes.
  • Select and utilise appropriate evidence-based practices and service delivery methods and review regularly.

St Giles requires the following from you:

  • Professional qualification in Speech Pathology with an active membership of Speech Pathology Australia, or a willingness to attain it.
  • Willingness to undertake intrastate travel to deliver services in other locations, and some outside normal hours work, as need arises.
  • Knowledge of NDIS and participant/family centred practices is desirable.
  • Current driver’s licence.
  • National Police Check (no older than 3 months).
  • Current or ability to apply for Working with Vulnerable People Card/NDIS Worker Screening Check.

What we offer:

  • Community focused employer.
  • Supportive and collaborative team environment, including flexible working conditions.
  • Salary Packaging.
  • Health and wellbeing programs including EAP and corporate health insurance discount through St Lukes.
  • Career development and training opportunities.
  • The opportunity to mentor and supervise new graduates and students.
  • Onsite parking.

Please send all enquires to recruitment@stgiles.org.au or call our People & Culture Coordinator, Michelle on 03 6238 1810. We would love to chat with you.

If you are interested in learning more about St Giles, our culture and some of our initiatives, please explore our website.