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Team Lead Speech Pathologist

Job Description

Our Client:

Situated in Melbourne's eastern suburbs, our client is a multidisciplinary provider of Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology, Behaviour Support, Social Work, Dietetics, and Osteopathy. Committed to person-centered, collaborative care, they work closely with families and caregivers to create lasting change.  As a community united by their mission, they cultivate a warm, inclusive culture where every voice is heard and respected. Team members are valued, and offered above-market financial benefits, tailored professional development plans, and flexibility to support a balanced lifestyle. Wellbeing is a priority, reflected in their award-winning employee care program. 

About the Role:

We are currently seeking a full-time Speech Pathologist to take on a Team Lead community role in Burwood East.

In a collaborative team environment, use your expertise to deliver Speech Therapy services to individuals at home and within the community. Enjoy a diverse caseload with the opportunity to work across the lifespan, with both NDIS and private clients. Where you treat clients will be based on their needs, and will include their homes, schools and day centres. You will have the opportunity to tailor the caseload to suit your clinical interests and expertise. Manage your own caseload to suit your lifestyle, with options for flexible hours and weekend working. Complete notes and telehealth reviews from home, or head into the office in East Melbourne. This is a leadership role which will involve supervision of junior staff and development of the Speech Pathology service. 

This role is open to experienced Speech Pathologists looking to take on their first leadership role. You will be supported by a highly experienced management team and a substantial professional development allowance. 


  • $115-$120k + super
  • $5k travel allowance
  • Over $10k annually for professional learning and development
  • Laptop and mobile provided
  • Flexible hours - work part time or full time, work early/late, weekends
  • Diverse caseload- work across lifespan, school visits, telehealth
  • Choose to have a mixed caseload or specialise 
  • 18 month personalised induction plan - be supported to achieve your career goals.
  • Highly experienced management team
  • Excellent mentoring and supervision 
  • Work in an MDT and have fortnightly case conferences
  • Administration assistance
  • Comprehensive health and wellbeing support program
  • Join a warm, inclusive community with regular social gatherings

About You:

  • Tertiary qualification in Speech Pathology with SPA membership
  • Experience working in the community setting 
  • Enthusiastic about empowering individuals with disabilities and their families
  • NDIS experience preferred
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to build rapport with clients and families
  • Own car and driver’s license
  • Working with Children Check, National Police Check, and First Aid training
  • Open to applicants requiring sponsorship

About Us:
MediRecruit provides a specialist healthcare recruitment and career advisory service for Allied Health professionals in Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. Our dynamic team of recruiters have healthcare backgrounds and are passionate about sharing their expert advice -

Clare Jones, Occupational Therapist
Danielle Weedon, Physiotherapist 
Eleanor Dwyer, Physiotherapist 
Harriet Yeates, Occupational Therapist 

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How to Apply:  

Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Harriet Yeates - or 0403 976 975.
Job posted on: May 17, 2024

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