Early Connections



Exciting and rewarding careers for Early Childhood Intervention Professionals

Due to expanded service provision the Early Connections Alliance have a number of opportunities to join our wonderful highly experienced team. If you’re looking for an exciting challenge, just starting your career or searching for a seachange share your expression of interest.

You’ll experience:

  • fantastic mentoring and learning opportunities from a transdisciplinary team of over 60
  • a relaxed yet purpose driven lifestyle on the Mid North Coast, NSW
  • positive impactful relationships with families and children with disabilities
  • early childhood intervention best practice and ongoing professional development
  • flexible family-friendly work arrangements and salary packaging with above Award Conditions
  • requests for flexible hours/arrangements will be considered

About Early Connections

Early Connections Alliance is a network of not for profits working together to create a strong and connected Early Childhood Intervention Network on the Mid North Coast. All locations are Registered NDIS Providers working with a diverse range of children with a variety of needs and diagnoses.

Ongoing Expressions of Interest

We welcome ongoing expressions of interest for new team members at Taree, Tuncurry, Port Macquarie, Kempsey, Nambucca and Coffs Coast. When full and part time opportunities become available we will contact you.

  • Psychology / Clinical Psychology
  • Physiotherapist – with paediatric experience
  • Occupational Therapist – with paediatric experience
  • Speech Pathologist – with paediatric experience

Essential criteria:

  • Relevant professional qualifications and peak body memberships
  • Commitment to Best Practice in Early Childhood Intervention
  • Your own car and a current driver’s licence are a prerequisite for the position.
  • A current Working with Children Check and Police Check.

Current Vacancies

Coffs Harbour

  • Full time / Part Time Speech Pathology position (maternity leave contract)
  • Full time / Part Time Occupational Therapy position (maternity leave contract)
  • Full time booking officer and receptionist

    Email a request for the position Job Packs and selection criteria to Caryn Maher – Manager
    caryn@earlyconnections-coffscoast.org.au Deadline for Coffs Coast applications 1 December 2017.


  • Senior Speech Pathologist (commencing January 2018)
  • Occupational Therapist (commencing January 2018)

    Email an expression of interest to Kylie Guymer

Port Macquarie

  • Speech Pathologist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Psychologists

    Email an expression of interest to Beth Todd – Director


  • Occupational Therapist

Interested? Email an expression of interest to Debbie Fraser – Manager debbiefraser@earlyconnectionskempsey.org.au


About the region

The Mid North Coast comprises an area of 17,218 square kilometres, halfway between Sydney and Brisbane. It is currently made up of the following Local Government areas: Coffs Harbour, Bellingen, Nambucca, Kempsey, Port Macquarie – Hastings and the former Greater Taree LGA – now an amalgamated part of “MidCoast Council”. The region has a population of around 260,000 people. The largest centres are Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie.