At Giant Leaps, we attract people who love to develop the communication skills of young New Zealanders. We hand-pick our team from the very best in the industry. We possess an infectious attitude. We provide a world-class client focused service. We are not afraid of being challenged and most importantly we have fun! Giant Leaps is looking for motivated, passionate teachers and speech therapists to join our team. Apply now to join the Giant Leaps family!

Current Job vacancies

  • Speech-Language Therapist
  • LOCUM - Speech Language Therapist - Oamaru
  • LOCUM - Speech Language Therapist - Timaru
  • Speech Language Therapist - Dunedin
  • Speech Language Therapist - Christchurch
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  • Speech + Drama teacher
  • Speech + Drama Teacher - Christchurch
  • Speech + Drama Teacher - Wanaka
  • Speech + Drama Teacher - Ashburton
  • Speech + Drama Teacher - Dunedin
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Speech-Language Therapy New Graduate programme

Congratulations on completing your degree! You’ve done the hard yards, and deserve to be rewarded with a workplace that prioritises modern-day employee expectations and best practice. We welcome newly qualified (or soon to qualify) speech-language therapists to apply to join our team. 

Giant Leap’s 12-month transformative graduate program provides unparalleled supervision and support combined with all the benefits of a flexible work schedule. At Giant Leaps we have a passionate team of Speech-Language Therapists (aka Speechies) who live and work across Otago and Canterbury. We are creating ripples of impact every day with our gold-standard assessment and intervention services. Our Executive Team are all practising Speech-Therapists. This means that all business decisions are made by staff who understand and truly value the work you are doing. Are you our next Giant Leaps speechie? 

The top 3 reasons to join Giant Leaps as a new graduate. You will recieve...


Unlimited Supervision & Support

You’ll be provided daily supervision for your first month and ongoing weekly supervision. This is alongside the decades of experience and advice you can tap into from our clinical supervisors and clinical leads as you navigate your new career and work environment.


Professional Development Allowance

You’ll be allocated a professional development budget to deepen your clinical knowledge in an area you love the most! Connect with your extended Giant Leaps family every week and throughout the year for additional paid personal development  days.


Complete control over your calendar

Enjoy the flexibility to structure your own schedule and select clients based on your skills and clinical interests. At Giant Leaps we work with both paediatric and adult clients with a full spectrum of needs. Your team leader and dedicated peer supervisor will be there to support you with any clinical questions, or how to manage a complex client interaction.

Contact us - Giant Leaps HQ

Freephone: 0800 4 SPEECH

Mobile: 027 661 4441