Speech Pathologist

Full-time position based in Albury, NSW$92k - $105k Inc. of Super + Salary Packaging + Relocation Assistance Available + Meals & Entertainment CardFlexible, friendly organisation- Hybrid work options available 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.  About the RoleWe offer our services to a diverse range of clients from adults to children with physical or intellectual disabilities, working flexibly either in their homes, community settings or from our office space.As a passionate Speech Pathologist, you will be welcomed into our multi-disciplinary disability services team. You will work collaboratively within our team with full support and supervision from our Senior Practitioners and other Allied Health Professionals to ensure you are set-up to deliver high-quality, evidence based, client-centred services.We are open to applications from experienced Speech Pathologists, those with less experience and new graduates, those with disability experience and without, so get in touch to have a chat today!DutiesAs a Speech Pathologist, you will:  Provide high quality, culturally appropriate assessment and interventions to people with a disability who have language, literacy, voice and specific eating, drinking or total communication needsCreate treatment and therapy plans to suit the individualised needs of our diverse range of clientsImplement appropriate evidence based services that meet the needs of clients according to the goals and within the allocated hours of their NDIS planParticipate in support planning processes for clients to deliver coordinated, effective, service provision that meets the needs of the clientsLiaise with relevant persons in client’s environment e.g. family members, carers etc. regarding implications and management of eating, drinking, etc. Our 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 you 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 5 yearsWellness -Fitness passport + Employee Assistance Program + opportunity to purchase additional leave.Professional development – monthly Communities of Practice- share experiences with your peers and find positive solutions + leadership training opportunities & regular clinical supervisionDiverse range of clients from children to adults, through our range of disability programs funded by the NDIS, state education departments and other government programs.Multi-disciplinary team of OTs, Speech Pathologists, Behaviour Support Practitioners, Psychologists and Support Coordinators to deliver outcomes for clients.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 ExperienceCurrently registered with Speech Pathology AustraliaCurrent driver's license (cars provided)Passionate about supporting people with a disability to achieve their goalsHonest and who carry out their role with integrity and demonstrate genuine respect for all people regardless of their disability, culture, age, gender, sexual orientationExperienced in applying evidence-based practice frameworks to assess, plan, deliver and evaluate clinical supportsAble to work in a flexible, person-centred and strengths based way across a diverse range of settings to meet client needsWilling to contribute to and develop their professional skills through our internal practice communities 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.Apply today!If you have any questions, please contact Faz on 0401 675 408 for a friendly, confidential discussion. Click here for Position Profile 90000 AUD Australia - NSW Albury Wodonga & Murray Wodonga 3690