Paediatric Speech therapist Spectrum Village- Autism Learning Center


We are looking for our next superstar Speech Therapist.

NEW GRADS welcome!

Office location: Hervey Bay and/or Grafton CBD

In this role, you will work in our multi-disciplinary team supporting child participants in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

Spectrum Village is a professional, supportive and friendly multi-disciplinary team who offer supports with offices in NSW and QLD. We provide diagnostic and therapeutic treatment to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, aged 0-18.

If you want to join a supportive, multi-disciplinary team at a privately owned clinic, we can offer you:

– Diversity in your role

– New skills

– Flexible Full or Part-time employment

– Generously Above award wage

– a whole lot of laughs and there is no shortage of cakes, cookies, or chocolates in the lunchroom


Why join us?

  • Great facilities – work in a new therapy room in a lovely and fun therapy environment with modern technology
  • Full support – A supportive, multi-disciplinary team-based workplace where you will receive complete practice management, including administrative support, and appointment and billing maintenance.
  • Supervision available – Permanent 1:1 weekly supervision sessions with your supervisor + team meetings
  • Upskilling – $$$$$ offered for your Continuing Professional Development opportunities and Training


In This Position You Will provide:

  • Assessment and intervention for children from 0 to 18 years old.
  • Conduct a variety of assessments and planning for evidence-based interventions
  • Develop Individual Plans to support children to develop specific goals Which includes: anticipated goals, expected outcomes, specific interventions, duration & frequency of the interventions required.
  • Supervise and mentor therapy assistants
  • Coupled with assisting the individual needs of each child, families will receive regular training and tools to achieve therapy goals in the home and community
  • Develop and lead group programs for parents and support staff when required


Tasks & responsibilities

  • As a therapist, you will be supporting the delivery of individual therapy programs to individuals and their families.
  • You will work using a Person-Centered Practice to empower individuals and their families.
  • Provide intervention, information, support materials and services to enhance families’ overall capacity
  • Liaise with AH team to ensure the achievement of Individual Client goals
  • Maintain accurate and updated client files to meet audit and notes guidelines


The person we are seeking will:

  • Be caring, warm, fun and enthusiastic.
  • Be a quick learner and excited to learn new skills.
  • Will have initiative and will always be looking at what can be done next.
  • Be confident in themselves and their therapy skills.
  • Love working in a team.
  • Have an interest in working with children with autism spectrum disorder.
  • Demonstrate ability to work as part of a collaborative multi-disciplinary professional team.


Job Benefits:

  • Full or part-time work with a flexible working schedule for an awesome work/life balance!!
  • Excellent salary package $90 to $112 K + super, per annum
  • Bonus $5,000 per annum CPD/supervision
  • Loads of variety in your week
  • Friendly team and manager to support you
  • Work with animal-assisted therapy dogs
  • Work in a modern designed, child-focused=fun clinic
  • Regular professional development opportunities + career progression opportunities
  • Ongoing mentoring and supervision


  • Tertiary qualifications in Speech Pathology or Occupational Therapy
  • AHPRA or SPA OTA Membership.
  • Access to own transport with a current driver’s license.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively with families, educators and other professionals in the delivery of services- particularly with children on the Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Ability to build rapport with clients and families.
  • Appropriate certification, or ability to gain (blue card, yellow card) for provision of Disability Services and/or services to children and young people.


 For a confidential discussion contact the Director at Spectrum Village; 

 P: 07 41125 5493 


All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality



Spectrum Village- Autism Learning Center

Job Salary

Part time