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SPEECH PATHOLOGIST - GOLD COAST

Gold Coast | $72000 - $102000 per annum
Full time

Our client provides a comprehensive range of education, therapy and support services to assist children on the autism spectrum, their families, and the professionals working with them.


As a speech Pathologies, you will have the opportunity to provide quality speech pathology services, contributing as a member of an intradisciplinary team to the education, participation and quality of life of students on the autism spectrum.

Key responsibilities will include: 

  • Work with students with a verification of ASD, their families (and school staff in the educational settings) to address the communication, oro-motor functioning and social skill development of children on the autism spectrum 

  • Design and implement group and individual programs which are responsive to the individual needs of each child, family and educational setting 

  • Engage in effective professional, consultative and collaborative relationships with all staff, parents, carers, volunteers, other service providers and relevant community members or organisations to ensure their participation in planning, decision making and reporting 

  • Maintain accurate records of each child’s progress and prepare detailed reports as required

  • Play an active role in the general management and behavioural support of students within an intradisciplinary team

  • Provide training and information in areas related to the Speech Pathology and Occupational Therapist role for staff, parents of children and other professionals Provide consultative support through telephone consultation, parent meetings etc. and relevant reporting

  • Contribute to verification supporting documentation as required

  • Contribute to the goals set for students’ Personalised Learning Plans (PLPs)