Are you a motivated speech pathologist or administration professional looking to join a growing team?

Our speech pathology business has grown substantially over the last few years, and we can only continue to grow with the right people.

You could be the right person if you are:

  • Passionate about supporting children and their families throughout their speech pathology journey (no matter what it looks like).
  • Ready and willing to work alongside a team of dedicated professionals, and support those who support you.
  • Always looking for ways to grow both personally and professionally.
  • Excited about building something of significance and contributing to a culture of fun, excitement and community.

As 2019 and 2020 finalists in the Lake Macquarie Business Excellence Awards for Employer of Choice, A Growing Understanding is a great place for you to establish and grow a rewarding career.

When you work with us, you will be surrounded by experienced Speech Pathologists and Client Experience Professionals who will motivate, educate and support you in your career endeavours. After all, we are a place that encourages growth for all, and that includes you.

If you think you have what it takes to join our amazing team and support families within Lake Macquarie, Newcastle and Port Stephens; view our current job opportunities below and complete the form on this page. Those who are successful with their application will be contacted directly.

New graduates, those returning to work and experienced professionals are encouraged to apply.

A Growing Understanding is a great place for you to establish and grow a rewarding career.
Speech Pathologist and CEO Positions Available
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We are seeking an experienced and motivated speech pathologist to join our growing team.

The ideal candidate is an enthusiastic and confident individual who can work independently and is passionate about working with children and families.

This role would suit someone looking for flexible hours and the position maybe offered as part time or full-time (depending on the candidates’ preference).

Selection Criteria:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Speech Pathology and eligibility for membership with Speech Pathology Australia (CPSP status desirable)
  • At least 2 years post-graduate experience working with children and families including children with complex communication needs, including autism, dyslexia and other developmental disabilities.
  • Ability to work flexibly and independently within different service delivery models and across different locations.
  • Commitment to continuing professional development and evidence-based practice (with a thirst for learning, growth and diversity).
  • Demonstrated ability to independently problem-solve and set priorities in complex situations.
  • Evidence of ability to work in a team and build and maintain co-operative professional and therapeutic relationships.
  • Demonstrated high level verbal and written communication skills with the ability to adapt communication style to suit the target audience.
  • Cleared Police Check within the last twelve months.
  • Current Working with Children’s check (WWCC).
  • A current driver’s licence and use of own vehicle.

The successful speech pathologist will have access to regular clinical supervision, peer mentoring, in house ongoing education and a generous professional development budget for external workshops and seminars. This is a permanent position, with remuneration above the Health Professionals and Support Services 2010 award.

If you think you have what it takes and would like to join our fun and passionate team, apply via the form on this page. Don’t forget to include your resume and cover letter.

Applications will be reviewed on receipt, and successful candidates will be contacted by a member of the A Growing Understanding team.

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