Employment ... Come join us!

We are always looking for great people with great ideas to join Therapy Matters. We'd love to hear from people who share our values and who want to be part of our unique, supportive workplace culture, even if there is no advertisement. If you share our vision and want to be supported by talented clinicians and a leadership team that cares, contact us today by phone or email ... we'd love to hear how you might help us to make a difference on the Gold Coast with Therapy that Matters.   

Our Vision

A centre of clinical excellence in speech pathology that makes a difference for clients and staff to flourish in happy, connected and communicative lives.

 

Our Workplace

Therapy Matters has a proud history of supporting staff to seek employment that meets with their needs. Over the years we have assisted staff from a range of backgrounds to achieve job satisfaction and a suitable work-life balance within a family-friendly workplace.

Our speech pathologists have included: new graduate clinicians in a dedicated new graduate position, staff returning from short and long term maternity leave periods, breast feeding staff, staff wishing to expand their clinic skills into new areas, staff returning to work after periods of study leave and staff wishing to combine private practice work with other part-time positions.

Our leadership team (Director, Senior Speech Pathologists and Office Manager) work extremely hard to ensure that our staff lead fulfilled, balanced and happy lives. We dedicate ourselves to the establishment of a centre for clinical excellence and centre that leads the way in employment excellence and care towards our staff.  

How?

  • Direct 1:1 care, mentoring and attention from our Director/Principal Speech Pathologist and our Senior Clinical Leader Speech Pathologists
  • Regular team-building days building our staff relationships, culture and clinical excellence
  • Regular clinical matters discussion groups with our clinical leadership team
  • Above award pay and generous professional development allowances
  • Regular opportunities for in-house professional development and invited speakers
  • Manageable caseloads of clients within your scope and interest areas
  • Dedicated non face-to-face time to think, plan, network, research and write reports
  • Opportunities for project work and development of clinical interest areas
  • Close collaboration with our local Therapy Connect Alliance psychology and occupational therapy partners
  • Employee Assistance Program and other programs to enhace staff well-being and workplace culture
  • Career pathway progression to senior positions


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Our ClientsOur Clients

Therapy Matters is predominantly a paediatric private practice although we do also provide services to adults with disabilities who have complex communication needs. Our caseload covers a range of communication disorders from:

  • infants with feeding difficulties,
  • late talking toddlers,
  • children and adolescents with speech and language difficulties,
  • primary and high school students with literacy and other learning difficulties and
  • children with disabilities
  • adults with disabilities and complex communication needs


Services are provided at the clinic, in local schools and through initiatives such as:

  • the NDIS
  • the FaHCSIA Helping Children with Autism and Better Start for Children with Disabilities Initiatives (Early Intervention Panel Provider),
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  • Communities for Children : Ready for School
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Our Awards

2010

Fresh Ideas for Work and Family Program

Awarded a grant by the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (Fresh Ideas for Work and Family Program) to establish our family room on-site and to develop our family friendly workplace policies and work-life balance initiatives.

Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace

Accredited by the Australian Breastfeeding Association as a Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace

Current Employment Vacancies

Watch this space for our new recruitment campaign for a full-time speech pathologist

Recruiting Soon on SEEK


Staff Culture

We are a versatile, innovative and experienced group of speech pathologists with a great willingness to work as a team and constantly learn from our clients, our therapy matters colleagues and the wider speech pathology community.

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Workplace Guide

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