Speech Therapist


We are looking for an experienced Speech and Language therapist who has training and feeding experience in the context of either NICU or special care baby units and also has disability experience in a interdisciplinary setting such as a Child Development Service.You will be required to Participate in specialist multidisciplinary developmental assessments for children referred for complex disabilities such as autism spectrum disorder 

You will need to have had experience in completing and reporting on paediatric VFS. Yes you need to be versatile but you get to be part of a fun and innovative team who will support you.

This is a 12 month fixed term position covering parental leave.


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym. 


Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nz Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email recruitment@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 9112018A-19 and job title in the subject line.

We will consider all applications as they are submitted until a suitable applicant has been found. Your application will be assessed against the required competencies and you will be notified of the status of your application as soon as possible.



Job no: 9112018A-19

Location: Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt

Closing Date: Sunday, 11 August 2019