BASED IN ADELAIDE, South Australia | Potentially 2 year contract or as agreed | Create an LSLS program for Can:Do 4Kids | Leadership opportunity | Supportive team environment
We have a vacancy for a certified Listening and Spoken Language Specialist, who is looking for a rewarding opportunity within our organisation to work with children, young people and their families to assist in their development of expressive and receptive language and speech skills. LSLS will be a new service offering for Can:Do 4Kids and therefore you will have an opportunity to develop the program utilising your skills and qualifications.
The successful candidate will have a 'Can:Do' attitude and must have proven experience working within a family-centred program. We are seeking a Listening and Spoken Language Specialist (LSLS) to join our multi-disciplinary team. Ideal candidates for the position are current Listening and Spoken Language Specialists (certified), or a senior Speech Pathologist.
If you are a highly organised and enthusiastic individual who enjoys working with children and young adults and their families to promote independence and skill development, then we would like to hear from you.
The qualities we are looking for include: * Ability to be self-directed and work under pressure; * Ability to develop and grow a new program within our service offerings; * Flexibility and creativity; * Ability to develop, support, foster and model productive working relationships with colleagues and; * Ability to provide mentoring and professional support around clinical issues, caseload management and time management to our speech pathology team
Additional Salary Information: Australian dollars. Salary is negotiable and relocation expenses will be negotatied for the right applicant.
The Can:Do Group is based in Adelaide South Australia - http://southaustralia.com/
The Can:Do Group is the umbrella organisation that encompasses South Australia’s two oldest charitable service providers, Can:Do 4Kids, Townsend House and Deaf Can:Do, The Royal South Australian Deaf Society. The Group also incorporates an Audiology business, Can:Do Hearing whose profits directly contribute to Can:Do 4Kids and Deaf Can:Do services.
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 191,500 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.