Speech Pathologist

St Patrick's Primary School - Kilmore


Speech Pathologists

Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time (0.40 FTE)

Applications Close: 27 January 2022

We are looking for a qualified speech pathologist with at least two years' experience working in a primary school for subcontract work two days a week (0.4 FTE) commencing as soon as possible.

<p>Applications are invited from qualified Speech Pathologists for the effective operation of the speech pathology services within the school for students that are identified as requiring speech assessment and intervention services.</p><p>Some of the key responsibilities are: </p><ul><li>Provide small group and individual in-school speech pathology screenings, diagnostic evaluations and assessment and intervention services for students with communication impairments. </li><li>Provide consultancy support to teachers regarding inclusive, evidence-based curriculum approaches designed to support students with the development of language skills. </li><li>Provide advice and intervention regarding augmentative and alternative communication systems and aids, when needed. </li><li>Maintain detailed and accurate records of assessment, treatment and progress. </li><li>Develop, document and implement speech pathology programs for children. </li><li>Liaise with school staff and external agencies to facilitate the provision of evidence based support responsive to the needs of students. </li><li>Other duties as directed by the Principal or Learning Diversity Leader. </li></ul><p>Applicants must have:</p><ul><li>Tertiary qualifications in Speech Pathology; </li><li>Membership with Speech Pathology Australia; </li><li>Minimum of two years previous experience working in the school environment, providing speech pathology services to school-age children; </li><li>Experience in supporting students in their development of literacy skills and understandings.</li></ul>
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Application Instructions

<p>Please email your application, in accordance with the Application Pack, to the School Principal at employment&#64;spkilmore.catholic.edu.au</p>


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