Careers | The Benevolent Society

Speech Pathologist - Penrith

Passionate about making a difference as a Speech Pathologist?

We have part-time and full-time opportunities for Speech Pathologists to join our multidisciplinary disability services team.

The role will support clients in Western Sydney up to the Blue Mountains, working flexibly to offer services in client homes, community settings and at our new offices in Penrith 2750.

We also have opportunities for Senior Practitioners and for graduate Speech Pathologists to come on as Allied Health Assistants to get the work experience and the support to get their Practitioner registrations.

What does TBS offer?

We support people to live their best life. That includes you!

You might be interested in:

  • Competitive remuneration with access to salary packaging of up to $15,900 per year, employee discount program including gyms/fitness centres, and novated car leases.
  • A focus on work / life balance with access to monthly Accrued Days Off, up to two weeks additional purchased annual leave each year, and access to long service leave after five years
  • Flexible working conditions with part-time and remote working arrangements supported and mobile working tools supplied
  • Strong career advancement including annual selection process for Senior practitioner roles, management pathways, and transfer and secondment opportunities across TBS programs and locations
  • Access to great professional development including monthly Communities of Practice, and a range of other learning opportunities tailored to you
  • Working in a truly multi-disciplinary team of OTs, Speech Pathologists, Behaviour Support Practitioners, Psychologists and Support Coordinators to deliver outcomes for clients
  • Supporting a diverse range of clients from children to adults, through our range of disability programs funded by the NDIS, state education departments and other government programs
  • Realistic performance targets with lots of support as you build your caseload and experience.

Who are we looking for?

Most of all, we’re looking for Practitioners with a client centred approach who share our values.

The skills and experience you need to bring to the role would ideally be;

  • Speech Pathologist Australia (SPA) registration and an understanding of the NDIS
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to make connections with a range of stakeholders
  • Experience in applying evidence-based frameworks and delivering clinical supports
  • Career orientated with a desire to learn and develop as a Practitioner
  • A current Australian Drivers’ Licence with willingness to travel (cars provided)
  • A desire to make a difference to the lives of clients and treat all people with respect

Our Story

Supporting Australians since 1813.

At The Benevolent Society we believe that all Australians deserve to live life their way which is why we’ve always been at the forefront of social change. We provide support services to children, young people and families, older Australians, carers, and people with disability to enable people to live life on their terms.

Employing over 1,300 staff, we support more than 40,000 individuals across five states and territories each year.


Sounds like you?

If you want to be part of an amazing team and ready to build your best life? Apply online today! 

Position Description

TBS is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities and people we support and advocate for. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people of all ages, identity and abilities. We pride ourselves on being a client and child safe organisation and as such all our staff and volunteers go through security screening relevant to the role. The Benevolent Society supports vaccination as the best way to keep our clients, communities, volunteers and employees safe from COVID-19. Vaccination for COVID-19 is a condition of employment and volunteering.