Kick start your career with Northcott

Northcott’s graduate program offers a dynamic and rewarding start to your career as a Speech Pathologist or Occupational Therapist.

Develop your skills and confidence while being supported by a highly experienced multidisciplinary team.

Northcott’s New Graduate program prepares you to build your caseload and deliver therapy interventions:

  • Northcott Induction program
  • 10-week New Graduate training program, covering multidisciplinary and discipline-specific topics
  • Opportunities to shadow experienced therapists
  • New Graduate peer meetings – connect with current and former new graduates
  • Weekly clinical supervision
  • Reduced billable hours as you build your caseload and develop your clinical skills

Benefits of joining the Northcott team

  • Provide therapy services to children and adults, with physical, neurodiverse and developmental disabilities.
  • Develop clinical skills across many areas of practice – find your passion!
  • Community-based service delivery – home, school, the workplace, as well as therapy groups
  • Receive structured, evidence-based clinical supervision tailored to your needs and learning goals
  • Join a large and collaborative multi-disciplinary team
  • 5 weeks paid annual leave
  • Competitive salary and salary packaging of up to $15,900 available to increase your take-home pay
  • Staff benefits include discounted gym membership, novated leasing and more!
  • Specific professional development leave (10 days per year, pro rata)
  • Flexible and family-friendly work environment.

Applications are now open

Northcott is inviting talented and passionate graduates to contribute their skills to one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit disability service organisations. We provide services and support for people across the lifespan, and to their families and carers.

You will gain valuable experience from managing a varied clinical caseload, providing all aspects of therapy services to children, young people, and adults with a range of conditions.

Occupational Therapists

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Speech Pathologists

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