Early Links Supporting Inclusion


Looking for a rewarding career? Look no further!

Join our team

You can find details of the positions we are currently recruiting for below.

    Employee Value Proposition

    We offer dynamic, professionally rewarding environments that support you in achieving your personal and professional goals.

    Rewarding You

    • Above award pay rate
    • Increased take-home pay with salary packaging
    • A monthly rostered day off option
    • Up to three special leave days every year
    • Up to twelve personal/carers leave days every year

    Investing In You

    • Award-winning professional support program for all staff
    • Paid study leave (one day per subject/per year)
    • $1K professional development allowance
    • Peer mentoring sessions
    • New graduate program (in development)

    Supporting You

    • Free Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Sonder health and wellbeing, digital care platform
    • Actively supporting mental health
    • Family-friendly ethos
    • Encouraged to pursue passion projects

    Flexible For You

    • Work/life harmony
    • Adaptable work schedules
    • Flexible/additional leave
    • Multiple office locations
    • Full-time, part-time and casual work options offered

    About Early Links

    We’ve supported the Hunter region for more than forty years & as a registered charity & NDIS provider, the needs of those we support are always our priority.

    Our mission is to support our community to become inclusive through collaboration, education & service delivery excellence.

      Speech Pathologist With Clients

      Our Approach

      We believe that inclusion in all aspects of community life is a fundamental right for all people, their families, & support networks.

      We all thrive in environments that recognise & cater for our individual strengths, learning styles & cultural context.

        Speech Pathologist With Clients

        We’ve Won Awards!

        Outstanding Community Organisation (2023 Business Hunter Awards) Highly Commended

        Outstanding Team (2023 Golden Pineapple Awards, Hunter Diversity and Inclusion Collective) Finalist

        Community Initiative (2023 Golden Pineapple Awards, Hunter Diversity and Inclusion Collective) Finalist

        Not-for-Profit Business (2023 Hunter Region Business Excellence Awards) Finalist

        Work Integrated Learning Hall of Fame Award (2022 Employability Excellence Awards, UoN) Winner

        Where You’ll Find Us

        Early Links has offices in Maitland, Ashtonfield, Muswellbrook and Kurri Kurri.

          Early Links (Maitland)
          Early Links (Ashtonfield)
          Early Links (Muswellbrook)
          Early Links (Kurri Kurri)

          Careers at Early Links

          We are always interested in hearing from talented people who are energeticdriven and passionate about promoting an inclusive society with opportunity for all. We employ team members across specialities including: 

          Occupational Therapists

          Speech Pathologists



          Early Intervention Specialist Teachers

          Youth Engagement

          Music Therapists


          Behaviour Support Practitioners

          Creative Arts Therapists

          Allied Health Assistants

          Art Therapists 

          NDIS Support Coordinators 

          Plan Managers 

          Support Workers


          Play Therapists

          Plan Managers

          Don’t see the job you’re looking for?

          Even if your dream job isn’t listed above, we would still love to hear from you. If you are keen to join our team, please complete the form below with your details and area of interest.

          What we offer

            We offer dynamic, professionally rewarding environments for our team.

            This includes competitive salaries, salary packaginggenerous working conditions, and flexible work arrangements to assist you in meeting your personal and professional needs. 


              Join us and thrive

              We encourage professional development to support and nurture your passion for the work you do. You will thrive in an environment where you are encouraged to be innovative and creative in meeting the needs of our clients.

              Ongoing mentoring and supervision support will help you achieve professional growth and development.