Speech & Language Development Australia (SALDA) is the nation’s peak body supporting and advocating for the needs of children and young people with speech, language and communication needs.

For over 40 years our not-for-profit organisation has developed a unique, multidisciplinary approach to helping the 1 in 14 children with Developmental Language Disorder find their voice.

We provide education support services in addition to leading on professional development, research and advocacy initiatives. These services include School Support Service and The Glenleighden School. We partner with the community, health professionals, educators and families to help children and young people find their voice.

Our vision is to be the leader in enabling better outcomes for children and young people with disability for whom language is their primary disorder.

Currently hiring:

  • SALDA School Support Services in Brisbane is currently recruiting for a Speech Language Pathologist. The School Support Services program which operates across Queensland, including State, Catholic Education and Independent Schools.  Team members work collaboratively with school staff and students in Prep to year 12. The multidisciplinary team consists of Speech Language…

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  • The Glenleighden School is currently looking for a passionate individual to join the team as an Early Childhood Teacher. The role is to provide comprehensive and effective educational services for children and their families. The Teacher is one of the key professionals within a multidisciplinary team, supporting appropriate educational…

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  • In the role of Fundraising, Marketing & Communications Manager you will be responsible for overseeing a small team and manage revenue generating activities including, capital appeals, corporate partnerships, grants, community fundraising events and direct marketing. You will also be responsible for the delivery of state and national brand and…

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Our partners

  • Non Schools Organisation
  • QLD Government
  • Independent Schools QLD
  • Griffith University
  • Cathy Lammie Property