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Speech Pathologist

At KEO, everything we do is underpinned by our core values. We care for you like family. We focus on your goals. We believe collaboration is key. And we push the boundaries of what’s possible with integrity, tenacity – and a strong innovative spirit.

Our Team is passionate about making a difference in the lives of our participants living with a disability. We work in the community with people presenting with a range of needs including physical, psychosocial, and neurological disorders. We empower our participants to reach their goals and live an empowered, vibrant, and self-determined life!

At KEO, we know the best outcomes occur when we work together.  That’s why we blend diverse expertise in allied health – with a deep passion for the people we work with. We provide unrivalled clinical support and have a connected team and culture where everyone feels valued and motivated to come to work each day to make a real difference in the lives of the people we support.

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We lean on each other. We laugh together. And we genuinely enjoy coming to work each and every day.

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The Opportunity

This role provides community-based services to NDIS participants of all ages and abilities helping people in their daily lives, achieve their goals and strengthen their links within the community. 

In working with a team of highly skilled therapists within a multidisciplinary environment, you will be supported to work either as a specialist or generalist (adults/paeds) or to grow and develop into a leadership role. 

With Hubs all over Melbourne, (Elsternwick, Carrum Downs, Nunawading, and soon to be Mill Park & Geelong) you will have the chance to work full time or part time, close to home, with the option of visiting one of our vibrant hubs which are always full of clinicians collaborating, learning, and connecting while working towards common goals.

Your role as a Speech Pathologist at KEO will include:

  • Providing high-quality Speech Pathology services to help children, young people, and adults with autism spectrum disorder, intellectual and/or physical disability and other complex needs (with Support).
  • We have friendly and well-organised administration teams booking appointments, invoicing, and managing NDIS changes, leaving our therapists to get on with what is most important to them.
  • Diagnosing, treating, and preventing speech, language, and swallowing disorders.
  • Creating treatment and therapy plans to suit the needs of a diverse client base
  • Performing screenings to detect voice or speech sound disorders
  • Ongoing support and training for participants and family members about communication disorders and causes, including disabilities and traumatic events throughout the duration of the plan.
  • Reporting progress and status to appropriate parties, such as family members, teachers, or medical professionals
  • Identify barriers that may restrict the patient’s physical, emotional, cognitive and/or social development, well-being, or participation.
  • Attend team huddles, discipline-specific and multidisciplinary case conferences, and coffee club each week
  • Collaborate with the multi-disciplinary team to share knowledge and ideas
  • Celebrate Wins with your participants, families, and your colleagues and leadership team

The Perks of Practicing at KEO:

  • An industry-leading induction and professional development program
  • Personalised career pathways and leadership programs
  • Weekly multidisciplinary and discipline-specific case conferences
  • Monthly KEO Care Days – Connect and collaborate whilst enjoying breakfast on us
  • Social events such as Movie Nights, Golf Days or join the Cycling team
  • 2 KEO Team building days a year
  • 2 additional days off to focus on your health and wellbeing
  • Flexibility to work from your home/office
  • Paid parental leave for both primary and secondary carers
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • Refer a friend bonus of $1000, per person!
  • Receive an iPhone, Surface Pro, car allowance or car leasing options provided
  • Enjoy a competitive salary + yearly reviews

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor of Speech Pathology or higher
  • 1-2 Years + Experience as a Speech Pathologist
  • Registered SPA
  • National Police Check
  • A driver’s license & access to a car
  • Working with Children’s Check
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check
  • A passion for making a difference
  • Great communication skills
  • Great organisation & time management skills
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team

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