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Alice Springs

Reference: 3984098

  • Base salary: $87,613 - $98,143
  • Total effective package: $109,079 - $120,822
  • Full-Time, 2 Year Maximum Term Contract

Central Australian Aboriginal Congress (Congress) has over 40 years' experience providing comprehensive primary health care for Aboriginal people living in Central Australia. Congress is seeking a Speech Pathologist who is interested in making a genuine contribution to improving health outcomes for Aboriginal people.

The Speech Pathologist is responsible for providing support to Aboriginal children aged 0-15 and their families to optimise the child's development. The Speech Pathologist will work within a multidisciplinary team providing assessments and early intervention strategies for children with a range of developmental and learning disorders including Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

Alice Springs offers a unique lifestyle in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere in the heart of Australia. It is within easy reach of Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Watarrka (Kings Canyon) and a host of other world heritage sites.

As well as a wonderful lifestyle and rewarding work, Congress offers the following:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Six (6) weeks annual leave
  • 9.5% superannuation
  • Generous salary packaging
  • A strong commitment to Professional Development
  • Family friendly conditions
  • Relocation assistance (where applicable)
  • District allowance

For more information on the position please contact Senior Child and Family Services Manager, Dawn Ross on (08) 8958 4508

Application close: 23 FRIDAY FEBRUARY 2018

*Total effective package includes: base salary, district allowance, superannuation, leave loading, and estimated tax saving from salary packaging options.

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Applications Close: 23 Feb 2018