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.

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        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.