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Speech and Language Pathologist

Join our expanding team supporting children and their families. We offer great flexibility – choose your clinical focus, your workdays, and opt to work remotely from home. Collaborate across our accomplished team of allied health and medical specialists. Receive support to establish a career in private practice, and with progression beyond this.

About Paeds in a Pod

Paeds in a Pod is a private paediatric practice providing comprehensive care with best practice standards and modern expertise to newborns, infants, children and adolescents.

We specialise in growth and development and practice within a multidisciplinary team to provide a holistic approach to support children and young people with complex developmental needs. We employ experienced allied health professionals on location and have an extended network of professionals offsite to integrate into our team.

What are our values?

  • Friendly and supportive environment
  • Work-life balance
  • Skill development outside of our specialist areas
  • Calm and relaxed clinic atmosphere
  • Caring, non-judgmental support for families
  • Collaborative services with a whole-of-child approach to achieve the best outcomes for each child and their family

What do we offer?

  • Choice of a part-time or full-time workload
  • Freedom to work in your own area of interest and speciality
  • Support to develop independence in private practice
  • Ability to subcontract services – set your own fees and pay a flat service charge rate
  • Full administrative support
  • Allocated administrative time for preparation, follow-up and report writing
  • Work within a multidisciplinary team where collaboration, ongoing professional learning and case discussion occurs in a warm, fun and inviting environment
  • Opportunities to work autonomously and collaborate within a team setting
  • Access to a team of allied health and medical specialists to support you to problem solve beyond your area of expertise
  • Career progression through recognition of effort and support to transition to clinical lead positions or running your own practice 

What you’ll do

As one of our valued team members, you will be responsible for:

  • Conduct comprehensive child-focused assessments
  • Set goals based on the child’s strengths and needs within the context of their family
  • Implement an individualised intervention plan
  • Write reports
  • Supervise less experienced Speech Language Pathologists
  • Work within your area of expertise and preference
  • Lead interventions, with common areas including language assessments and therapy, social skills and social communication, early intervention for ASD, and feeding support

What kind of person do you need to be?

  • Passionate about paediatrics, with a positive and friendly attitude
  • Degree in Speech Pathology
  • Current registration with AHPRA
  • Experience with children with developmental differences
  • Strong clinical skills

How do you apply?

Email an updated CV and cover letter to our directors at

How do I apply?

Easy! Email an updated CV and cover letter to our directors at