Australian private practice SLP alert! New award rates in effect. Updated employment agreement templates for speech pathologists in private practice

The Fair Work Commission has made a new Determination, increasing the minimum award pay rates for Australian speech pathologists in private practice covered by the Health Professionals and Support Services Award 2010 [MA000027] from the start of the first full pay period that starts on or after 1 July 2018. The Fair Work Ombudsman has released a Pay Guide with pay rates here.

We’ve updated our standard employment contracts to incorporate the changes. Check out our updated part-time, full-time and casual speech pathologist employment agreements, specifically drafted for Australian speech pathologists in private practice.

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Speechies in Business is owned and operated by David Kinnane, a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist, lawyer, writer and speaker in private practice in Sydney, Australia.  You can read more about David’s professional background, qualifications and experience here. David also co-owns and co-manages Banter Speech & Language, an independent private speech pathology clinic, and Bodkin Wood Legal & Advisory, a law firm specialising in allied health issues.


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