Paediatric Speech Pathologist - Karratha

Location: Karratha
Discipline: Allied Health
Salary: $75000 to $999999
Contact name: Shannon Butler

Contact email:
Job ref: 744
Published: about 1 month ago
On Offer:
  • Excellent Salary: $75,000 - $102,500 + Super
  • Flexible workplace arrangements – rostered days off/part time options
  • Additional 1-week North West Leave after 12 months of service
  • Paid Professional Development Leave – up to 3 days paid leave (pro-rata)
  • Rural Health West Scholarships available Up to $10,000 per annum.
  • Retention bonus - $3,000 after 2 years’ service.
  • Loyalty Leave – one weeks leave (pro-rata) after 3 years’ service
  • Incentive Bonus Scheme
  • Structured clinical supervision – regular line management supervision, regular clinical supervision, peer supervision, multi/trans-disciplinary training workshops every 6 weeks
  • Weekly whole team meetings.
  • Professional growth and development – possible Outreach opportunities, an environment of continuous and lifelong learning
  • Resources - use of work laptop, work mobile phone (during clinic hours) and vehicle (to attend appointments) or mileage reimbursement.
  • Relocation assistance (claimable through Rural Health West)
  • Access to quality Employee Assistance Program (EAP) providing free sessions with qualified psychologists to help improve mental health and overall wellbeing.
  • Work in a multidisciplinary team (over 200 years of combined experience) to support the needs of children and their families.
  • Career progression opportunities with a ‘promote within’ culture.
  • Fun and friendly mulit-disciplinary team that take part in social events

Our client is a family-centred practice in the Pilbara area committed to providing innovative, multidisciplinary, evidence-based therapy approaches. They have a relationship-based approach aims to create connections to support the whole child and their family, faced with developmental, disability and/or communication challenges

The Role:

Based in the Karratha clinic, you will have a powerhouse of talent and support at your fingertips to allow you to work alongside clients and their families, building strong relationships, to provide assessment and intervention services to paediatric clients with developmental delay and/or disability to achieve real change and improve quality of lives.

Our clients’ therapeutic needs range from short-term interventions to complex, long-term needs and you will be supported to provide this therapy in a variety of environments which best supports the client and their family’s individual needs and situation.

Essential Criteria:
  • Experienced in managing a general paediatric caseload preferred, but new graduates are encouraged to apply.
  • Tertiary qualification in Speech Pathology, and current registration with Speech Pathology Australia
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Passion for supporting and empowering families of children with special needs
If you would like a confidential discussion about this role, please contact Shannon on 0451 832 900 or email your resume to