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Reference Number 33466
Position Title Speech Pathologist
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Entity Fraser Coast
Location Bundaberg Community Care
Enterprise agreement Allied Health and Community Service Stream - Professional Officer Level 2
Roles Available 1
Hours per fortnight 76
Position Summary

Permanent full time

Bundaberg Allied Health Team

$32.88 - 38.55 per hour (FTE= $64,970 - 76,174) +9.5% Super + Salary Packaging



Blue Care is inviting applications from passionate, person-centred Speech Pathologist for multiple vacancies in our Bundaberg allied health community care team. We have vacancies for recent graduates and opportunities for experienced Speech Pathologists wanting to bring their own unique management style to a key allied health position. 


Your role:

As a Blue Care Speech Pathologist, you will apply and implement contemporary and proven interventions and support programs to adults who may be aged or live with a disability. This role allows you to work as part of an interdisciplinary team and receive clinical support and professional development.


As a Speech Pathologist and member of the Blue Care Allied Health team your duties will include, but will not be limited to: 

  • Delivery of contemporary and proven speech therapy services and programs to our clients in their home or in our residential care facilities.
  • You will work collaboratively with GPs, Specialist Doctors, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Social Workers to formulate innovative and progressive care plans that aim to promote the independence and wellbeing of our clients.

We’ll look after you too:

Our people mean the world to us. As the largest provider of Aged and Community services in QLD, Blue Care offers the unique opportunity to advance your career from Coomera to Katherine and almost everywhere in between. We offer:

  • Salary packaging to pay benefits and living expenses from pre-tax income
  • Access to financial, retail and lifestyle discounts
  • Ongoing learning and development, training and workshops
  • Clearly defined career pathways and support for internal development
  • Values-led culture, where we emphasise a healthy work-life balance

You’ll demonstrate:

  • You will need relevant tertiary qualifications in Speech Pathology
  • Unrestricted registration with Speech Pathology Australia.
  • Currently hold or ability to obtain Blue and Yellow card
  • Australian or New Zealand residency with unrestricted working rights


Ready to work together? To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. We look forward to receiving your application by 12/07/2019.



As one of the leading providers in Residential and Community Care, Blue Care has been welcomed into the homes of friends and families for decades. Our story began from one person’s genuine desire to serve Queenslanders and improve the lives of those in need of care. Today, we visit more than 3 million homes annually, continuing our legacy of equipping people to live life their way.


Our process includes undergoing a Federal Police check and some positions will require you to complete an online medical assessment. We pay for both of these and it’s an easy process. You also need full working rights for Australia.


We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.


Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you hold the required qualifications for this role? Please note you WILL be required to provide copies during the interview process.
Essential: Do you hold current registration with Speech Pathology Australia?
Desirable: Do you have experience in community care?
Essential: Do you hold a current Australian Drivers Licence?
Essential: Do you have full Australian working entitlements as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident OR New Zealand Citizen?
Contact Person Bruce Bryan
Contact Number 0741318777
Closing Date 16/08/2019
Position Description Allied Health Professional Speech Pathologist PO2.doc
Application Guide click here to view