Speech Pathologist II

Alberta Health Services - Grande Cache, AB (30+ days ago)

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Your Opportunity:
Grande Cache has a rich history and is surrounded by a wealth of sparkling lakes, beautiful wilderness trails, and scenic mountains. Working in Grande Cache you will have the opportunity to do what you love and work alongside others who are just as passionate. If you want to make a difference in your community this is the opportunity for you. As our full-time Community Pediatric and Adult Speech Language Pathologist II, you will be a part of an interdisciplinary team providing services to preschool clients in our pediatric clinic and adults at the Grande Cache Community Hospital. You will also have the opportunity to be part of community school service delivery and be a strong collaborative partner with the Peace Collaborative Services, who has a large complement of Allied Health Services that practice with a consultative service delivery model. The Speech Language pathologist participates in program evaluation and outcomes, continuing education, peer evaluation, student supervision and research.

Description:
As a Speech Language Pathologist, you will provide clinical professional practice both independently and as a part of a collaborative team, which may include external partners. You will be responsible for providing prevention, health promotion, identification, assessment, intervention, and case management. You will participate in planning, coordination and delivery of rehabilitation services in collaboration with patients/clients, families, healthcare professionals and other partners. Your leadership and interpersonal skills will aide you in supervising students and providing clinical guidance to other staff as appropriate. You will use your clinical expertise to inform ongoing quality improvement, service integration, and program development.

Classification: Speech Pathologist II
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Department: NZ GDCH CHC SpchLngPath
Primary Location: Grande Cache Pub Hlth/Addictio
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
FTE: 1.00
Posting End Date: 20-JUL-2020
Employee Class: Regular Full Time
Date Available: 30-JUL-2020
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 10
Shift Pattern: Days
Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
Minimum Salary: $41.58
Maximum Salary: $55.25
Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required

Required Qualifications:
Completion of master's degree in Speech Language Pathology. Active or eligible registration and practice permit with the Alberta College of Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists (ACSLPA).

Additional Required Qualifications:
Current BCLS-HCP certification is required. Effective assessment, treatment and education skills. Ability to work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Some travel to nearby communities is involved approximately once a week or once every second week. This position requires a vehicle for business use. Possession of a valid driver’s license and access to a motor vehicle in good repair for work-related travel are required.

Preferred Qualifications:
As Required.