Full Time Speech Pathologist - Townsville

Cootharinga North Queensland

Cootharinga is seeking a Speech Pathologist to provide quality speech and language therapies in a predominantly paediatric service.

  • Experienced or Graduate applications welcomed
  • Professional Supervision, Mentoring & generous Professional Development support
  • Tax Effective Salary packaging Benefits
Cootharinga is a quality service provider who has been supporting people in North Queensland for 68 years. Our Allied Health Service is growing and we are looking for purpose driven therapists who want to build a better world for people of all abilities within the Townsville region.  Our Allied Health Service is committed to providing high quality, single and multi-disciplinary therapy solutions to adults and children with varying abilities.

We are currently seeking applications for a: 

Full-time Speech Pathologist based in Townsville.

At Cootharinga you will: 
  • Provide customer-driven Speech Pathology assessment and intervention services in line with Cootharinga’s model of service delivery
  • Collaborate with individuals and their support systems to achieve positive outcomes
  • Utilise evidence based practice to apply knowledge and skills that contribute to discipline specific or multidisciplinary clinical decisions for all customers.
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support clinical decision making.
  • Work with individuals of varying complexities and abilities, and support needs, across all age groups
  • Some travel throughout the North Queensland region may be required
Cootharinga Offers:
  • Professional supervision / mentoring
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Tax effective salary packaging benefits
  • Great team environment
Essential Requirements:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Speech Pathology
  • Membership with Speech Pathology Australia
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and within a team environment
  • Hold a current 'C' class drivers licence, First Aid and CPR
  • Effective communication skills
How to Apply: 

Please complete our online Application available on our website at: www.cootharinga.org.au (Get Involved, Join Our Team)

1. When applying for a position at Cootharinga North Queensland, you will be asked to refer to the Job Description document during the application process. 
2. You will be required to provide written responses to each Selection Criteria found within the Job Description for Speech Pathologist (refer to the last page of the Job Description) in order to demonstrate how your previous experience, skills, education and training have equipped you to meet the requirements of this position. 
3. Please upload your written Selection Criteria responses along with your Resume as ONE document in MSWord or PDF format.         

For all confidential enquiries please call David Reeson, General Manager Capacity Building on (07) 4412 5800

Applications close Monday 26th August,2019 at 4:00pm