Senior Speech and Language Pathologist - Student Support - 981295

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Sep 15, 2021
Medicine Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

The Department of Education aims to transform the way Tasmanians access education, training and information services, provide a fresh and exciting approach to lifelong learning and build an education system that inspires and supports all learners to succeed as connected, resilient, creative and curious thinkers.


Lead a speech and language pathology team to provide professional advice and services which support students and families including building the capacity of school communities to improve students’ access, participation, and achievement.

Period of Appointment

Ongoing - Start date of 11 October 2021

Hours per fortnight

76 hours per fortnight

Essential Requirements

A degree in speech pathology from a university, Institute of Technology or College of Advanced Education or an equivalent award from a recognised overseas institution.

The Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Act 2013 requires persons undertaking work in a regulated activity to be registered. A regulated activity is a child related service or activity defined in the Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Regulations 2014. This registration must remain current and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the status of this may be checked at any time during employment. • Current Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status - Employment).

Desirable Requirements

A current driver's licence.

Eligibility for membership of Speech Pathology Australia.

Statement of Duties and a reference guide to assist with applying online can be found here:

Statement Of Duties (PDF)

Employment Application Guidelines (PDF)

How to apply

Electronic submission of application is preferred, please click the blue 'Apply Now' button.

Applicants should forward/include:

All applicants are required to supply a valid email address with their application for the purposes of email communication.

The cost associated with obtaining a Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status - Employment) is the responsibility of the individual.

Applications should be made via the Apply Now button and submitted online by 11.30pm AEDT on the advertised closing date.

Should you have any difficulties regarding applying for this vacancy online, please contact Department of Education HR Recruitment and Employment phone +61 3 6165 6285.

Applicants needing more information are encouraged to request specific details of the vacancy from the Contact Person.

Name: Danielle LeRossignol
Title: Manager Professional Support Staff
Phone: 03 6777 2440