Positions vacant

The following vacancies are now available at Cootharinga.

Speech Pathologist - Full Time temporary 12 month contract with possibility of extension

This position is Full-time located at Townsville.

Cootharinga North Queensland is committed to providing the highest standard of service to support people with a disability.  Our vision is “Building a better world with people of all abilities.”  Cootharinga provides a family friendly supportive environment and is currently seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic and passionate individual to fill the following position:

FULL TIME SPEECH PATHOLOGIST – Temporary 12 month contract (Adults/Children) with possibility of extension

We want Townsville’s best therapists.  Great organisation.  Great job.  Great conditions, flexible and family friendly environment.  Professional development and tax effective salary packaging available.




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Assistant Manager Mackay Region

This position is Full-time located at Mackay.

Cootharinga North Queensland is a not-for-profit organisation operating across North Queensland.  Our vision is “Building a better world with people of all abilities”. 



 Cootharinga is a leading organisation supporting people with disability and their families across northern Queensland.  We are seeking a talented, passionate and positive person who will help support and grow our services in the Mackay region.  You will be based in Mackay and will have strong skills and experience working with people with disabilities or complex support needs. 

The successful applicant will assist with the management and leadership of a variety of flexible supports delivered to people with disability living in the Mackay region.  We are seeking applicants with a positive attitude and a passion for building high performing teams.  If this sounds like you – we want to you to join our growing organisation!

The successful applicant will lead a variety of supports in an effective and efficient manner to ensure people are supported to meet their ongoing daily living needs and to participate in activities designed to meet their individual goals.  The Assistant Manager will work as part of our Mackay leadership team ensuring that our supports are person centred and responsive to the changing needs of individuals and families. 

The application package gives details on the skills and experience we are seeking for this exciting position.  A highly competitive salary will be negotiated, dependent on previous experience and relevant qualifications. 

Information on Cootharinga and an application package is available for download at this site. To confidentially discuss the role, please call Colin McPherson on 0403 588 654. 

Applications close 4.30pm, Wednesday 18 February, 2015



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