Speech Pathologist - School Based - St Brigid's Catholic Primary School, NERANG

Brisbane Catholic EducationNerang

About the role 

As a member of our school team, you will work collaboratively to provide a range of speech pathology services that promote and support effective inclusive practice. The support you provide will be responsive to our school’s context, maintain a student-specific focus, and complement services provided through Brisbane Catholic Education’s School Services.

St Brigid's School is a co-educational Catholic Primary School situated in Nerang in the beautiful Gold Coast hinterland, with an approximate enrolment of 425 students. The School was established in 1994 and is named after St. Brigid, one of the Patron Saints of Ireland. The St Brigid’s Way - Making Christ Present is in honour of St. Brigid. Through our curriculum and courses, celebration and worship rituals, our cultivation of the aesthetics and Religious Education program, we attempt as a School to give witness to the essential wholeness of the human experience - social, moral, physical, spiritual and intellectual development.

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Duties

  • Develop, implement and evaluate speech pathology services to promote student communication, learning and well-being outcomes
  • Optimise the quality of service outcomes in partnership with the school community
  • Maintain standards of practice and competencies consistent with Speech Pathology Australia and BCE policies and guidelines>/span>

Qualifications & Registration

  • Speech Pathology qualifications
  • Blue Card or QCT registration

Skills & Experience

  • Clinical competence in differential diagnosis and intervention for children/adolescents with communication difficulties and the capacity to effectively apply this knowledge and expertise within the educational or other organisational contexts.
  • Experience working within educational environments
  • Experience working collaboratively in interdisciplinary teams
  • Problem solving skills
  • Communication and networking skills

The successful applicant will receive:

To be successful in this role you will:

  • have a commitment to and understanding of the ethos and traditions of Catholic Education;
  • currently hold a Paid Employee Positive Notice Blue Card; and
  • be eligible to work in Australia for the duration of the appointment.

Please submit your application online summarising your suitability for the role and demonstrate how your skills, knowledge and attributes will enable you to deliver the key results (refer to the Role Description) areas and perform the role successfully.

Estimated Start Date:    Commencing January 2021

Position Tenure:    Fixed Term

Weeks Worked:   Up to 52 weeks per year including school holidays

Tenure Duration (If Fixed Term):   Terms 1 & 2

Total Paid Hours (per wk) & Days Required:   1 day/wk (7.6 hrs/wk) - day negotiable

Salary Level, Range or Hourly Rate:   Speech Pathologist Salary Scale - $71,479 to $97,741 (pro rata) per annum plus Super

Employment Conditions:   Diocesan Catholic Education Employing Authorities in Queensland Single Interest Agreement 2015-2019

This position involves working with children.  The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with the law.

Contact Person:   Jo Duran

Contact Telephone Number:   07 5596 4188

Contact Email:   jduran@bne.catholic.edu.au

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Brisbane Catholic Education

Nerang

Brisbane Catholic Education
243 Gladstone RoadDutton ParkQueensland4102Australia
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