SLT New Graduate Programme

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? 

About GIANT LEAPS Speech Therapy...

We provide specialist speech and language therapy for children, teenagers, and adults. We have 10 clinics across Otago and Canterbury and reach out to the rest of New Zealand via teletherapy when required. Our expert team of NZSTA Speech Therapists are dedicated to providing the highest standard of assessment, diagnosis and treatment of communication difficulties.

We work with children, teenagers, and adults. Our expertise covers a broad range of communication difficulties including speech, language, social skills, and literacy challenges. We are creating ripples of impact every day with our gold standard assessment and intervention services.. Join us!

Our senior leadership team..

Our senior leadership team are all practising Speech-Language Therapist. Between us we have many years of industry expertise. This means that all business decisions are made by people who understand and truly value the work you are doing. Giant Leaps Speech Therapy is led by speech therapists inspiring others to long term career happiness and satisfaction. Our executive team have acheived this and we wish this for you too!

Top 3 reasons to join Giant Leaps as a new graduate...

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Unlimited Supervision and 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.

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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 for extended team meeting. You will also get additional paid personal development days.throughout the year.

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Complete control over your calendar

Enjoy the flexibility to structure your own schedule. You get to 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.

Get your career started at GIANT LEAPS...

Get in touch with us if you are interested in applying for our new graduate programme. Send us your CV and a cover letter. Be sure to let us know what you are looking forward to most after graduating and what is important to you thrive in our graduate position.