Employment

Liberty Speech Pathology loves to employ speech pathologists who have:

  • Integrity
  • Enthusiasm and vivacity
  • Passion for working with children
  • Knowledge
  • Experience
  • Confidence
  • Desire to expand your skills
  • Desire to work in a great team in a fun environment

Current Positions Available

Speech Pathologist


Speech Pathologist

Liberty Speech Pathology is a vibrant, fun paediatric practice located in the beautiful historic township of Tea Tree Gully, South Australia founded in 2005 by Liberty Gates.

Additional Speech Pathologists are sought for our thriving speech pathology practice.  Part Time and Full Time positions are currently available, for both experienced and new grad speech pathologists. Starting date is negotiable between October 2021 and February 2022.

Liberty Speech Pathology is strongly rooted in values, with a genuine focus on support, development and flexibility.

Liberty Speech Pathology

Working at Liberty Speech Pathology involves:

  • Varied paediatric caseload, both in clinic and at schools
  • A new grad/ recent grad support program, which includes a year of weekly topical therapy training and caseload support sessions
  • A supportive and caring environment, both towards our clients and each other
  • A competitive salary
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Wonderful admin support
  • An abundance of speech pathology resources to make session planning easy
  • Flexibility with hours, with options to work in only school hours, work from home options, and the option to take additional unpaid leave during school holidays
  • Being part of a passionate team of speech pathologists
  • Immense job satisfaction, as we work to help kids and teens develop and build capacity in their lives.

Staff are employed (not sub-contracted), and Health Professional award applies (starting at Level 1 Pay Point 3 for new graduates). The Health Professional award wage is applied as a base rate, with the ability to earn additional commission.

There is a progression through HP-1 levels and HP-2 levels. Based on clinical experience, average wages (for full time equivalent) are $70000 – $95000 per annum.

Liberty Speech Pathology works with children aged 18 months to 18 years (both clinic and school-based) in areas which include:

  • Speech
  • Language
  • Literacy
  • Early Intervention
  • Social Language
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Fluency
  • Note: we refer on for feeding and dysphagia

If this sounds like a position you are interested in, please read on!

The position includes both weekdays and Saturday mornings – both full time and part time options are possible, including flexibility in hours of work.

The successful candidate will require:

  • Eligibility for Speech Pathology Australia Practicing Membership (or eligible at the end of this year)
  • Experience in assessments and therapy with children.
  • Professional and personal integrity
  • Reliability and strong work ethic
  • Genuine compassion and empathy
  • A warm, engaging personality
  • Ability to establish rapport with children and be fun!
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to take a flexible approach to problem solving
  • Excellent writing skills
  • A current DCSI clearance
  • Current driver’s license for travel to schools
  • The ability to commit to at least 12 months with their caseload.

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!

Please email a current CV and letter outlining your suitability to the position, to Liberty Gates at apply@libertyspeech.com.au as soon as possible. We will be offering interviews in October and early November 2021.