Speech Pathologist

Full-time position based in Orange, NSW.$92k - $105k inclusive of Super + Salary Packaging + meals & entertainment card Flexible Friendly organisation, WFH & part-time options available  Ready to Make Speech Therapy Awesome?Our Organisation The Benevolent Society’s vision is to build a just society where all Australians can live their best life. For more than 200 years we have supported people at the margins of society: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians; children, young people, and their families; older people; carers and people with disability. We are an independent, non-religious service provider which supports people to live life their way.   As part of The Benevolent Society vision, we are strongly committed to reconciliation with our First Nations people of Australia. We remain steadfast in our commitment to promoting the economic, political, and social inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  Your RoleAs a passionate Speech Pathologist, you'll become vital to our multi-disciplinary team. You won't be on this adventure alone - you'll work hand in hand with our enthusiastic team, receiving full support and supervision from our Senior Practitioners and other Allied Health Professionals. Together, we're on a mission to deliver top-notch, evidence-based, client-centred services. Plus, you'll travel to our clients in cool pool cars, making stops in and around Orange.We're not just looking for experienced Speech Pathologists; we're open to applications from those with less experience and new graduates, with or without disability experience. So, if you're passionate about making a difference, we want to chat with you!DutiesIn this role, you'll be tasked with a range of exciting duties, including:Providing high-quality, culturally appropriate assessments and interventions for individuals with language, literacy, voice, and specific eating, drinking, or total communication needs.Crafting personalised treatment and therapy plans to cater to the unique needs of our diverse clientele.Implement appropriate evidence-based services that meet the needs of clients according to the goals and within the allocated hours of their NDIS planParticipating in support planning processes to ensure effective, coordinated service provision that meets clients' needs.Liaise with relevant persons in the client’s environment e.g. family members, carers etc. regarding implications and management of eating, drinking or communication needsOpportunity to develop session plans for Allied Health AssistantsOur Benefits   We support people to live their best life. That includes you, our employee. A ‘best life’ is unique to everyone and can change as life changes. Here are a few things you might be interested in:  Sign-on bonus - Enjoy an exciting sign-on bonus of up to $5,000.Salary Benefits -You can package up to $15,900 pa of your pre-tax salary to pay for everyday expenses and benefit from a $2,650 meals and entertainment card + discount program before income tax is calculated, meaning you take home even more pay!Motor Vehicle Packaging Options – to suit your lifestyle.  Work/Life Balance - Flexible work arrangements including part-time hours, hybrid home/office work arrangements, 1 accrued day off a month for full-time employees.  Recognition and Reward – Sector competitive remuneration, various recognition programs and access to long service leave after just 5 years   Wellness - Stay fit with a Fitness passport, utilize our Employee Assistance Program, and even purchase additional leave.Professional development – Engage in monthly Communities of Practice to share experiences with your fellow heroes, explore leadership training opportunities, and get regular clinical supervision.Our Reconciliation Commitment – a First Nations employees are entitled up to 10 days of unpaid leave for ceremonial purposes, as well as the option to be a voice on our RAP working group, and have the opportunity for cultural and professional development that supports career pathways.Skills and Experience:To be part of our hero team, you should have:Current registration with Speech Pathology Australia (SPA).A valid driver's license (don't worry, we provide the cars).A passion for supporting people with disabilities to achieve their goals.Honesty, integrity, and genuine respect for all people, regardless of their disability, culture, age, gender, or sexual orientation.Experience in applying evidence-based practice frameworks to assess, plan, deliver, and evaluate clinical supports.The ability to work flexibly, in a person-centred and strengths-based way, across a diverse range of settings to meet client needs.A willingness to contribute to and develop your professional skills through our internal practice communities.Apply Today and Start the Adventure!For questions or just a friendly chat, reach out to Faz at 0401 675 408. Your journey to unlock your potential begins here!If you identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples, then we want to hear from you. The Benevolent Society recognises and values cultural knowledge and wisdom of the First Nations people, we therefore strongly encourage you to apply. We are strongly committed to being an Employer of Choice, one who offers, provides, and practices cultural safety in our workplace.Click on the link for Position Profile 90000 AUD Australia - NSW Dubbo & Central NSW Orange 2800