Speech Pathologist

Assistive Technology Service/ ILC Schools Service
Full Time Contract to December 2018 with the possibility of extension

ILC WA is a leading provider of information, advice, assessment, training, funding and hire services that enable Western Australians of all ages and abilities to live more independent and fulfilling lives.

We are currently embarking on a range of new and exciting services and projects across our assistive technology service area.

THE ROLE

This highly sought after position will work across a range of teams and service areas at ILC WA, to provide a high level of assistive technology support to people of all ages and abilities, their carers, service providers, educators and other health professionals.

This flexible and varied role will include;

  • Provision of expert advice, assessment and prescription on a range of assistive technology, particularly Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) and Literacy technologies via phone, email, appointments and home and school visiting.
  • Building capacity of individuals, carers, support organisations, schools and other health professionals to support choice in the understanding and use of assistive technology, particularly AAC and Literacy technologies.
  • Provision of training in the area of AAC and broader assistive technologies to individuals, organisations, schools and health professionals.
  • Working with a diverse and highly motivated team of allied health and customer service backgrounds in a supportive environment.

THE CANDIDATE

The right candidate will be a passionate, dynamic and innovative Speech Pathologist. They will be highly flexible and expected to work across multiple teams. Demonstration of a high standard of communication, problem solving and initiative are essential, as are time management skills.

The therapist will have knowledge of and experience working with assistive technology and the various services and funding available to support assistive technology choice.

To register your interest:

Register your interest today by submitting your resume, cover letter, ILC application form and a document addressing each selection criteria in confidence to careers@ilc.com.au.

For more information regarding the position contact Alison Senior, Service Coordinator on 9381 0607.

Each application will be dealt with as received.

Only those with the right to live & work in Australia need apply.

No agency applications at this time.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Employment Application

Speech Pathologist Position Description April 2018