Speech-Language Pathologist

Canoe Therapy - Burlington, ON (30+ days ago)

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Put your paddle in the water with us, the journey is just beginning. Canoe Therapy is growing…

We’re looking for an experienced Speech-Language Pathologist who is driven to provide exceptional service to their families, loves to work within a team, and who genuinely cares about the outcomes for their kiddos.Canoe Therapy is an interdisciplinary pediatric therapy team of Speech-Language Pathology, Psychology, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, and Behaviour Therapy. We take a holistic approach, considering the child and family as a whole and working in partnership with their wider team. We’re a passionate group of therapists who build strong relationships with our kids and their families, and internally as a team. Our culture is inclusive, transparent, and a place to be yourself!

The ideal candidate has:

  • Current registration with the College of Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario.
  • 3-5 years of experience in pediatrics
  • Prior experience in private practice
  • Post graduate certificate or training in two or more of the following or similar:
  • Lidcombe Program for Childhood Stuttering
  • TalkTools: Oral Placement Therapy (OPT) for Speech Clarity and Feeding
  • Kaufman Technique for Apraxia of Speech
  • PROMPT (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets)
  • PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System)
  • AAC (Assistive/Adaptive Communication)
  • America Sign Language or Signed Exact English
  • Hanen Early Language Programs for Parents
  • Literacy
  • Autism
  • Down Syndrome
  • Selective Mutism
  • Neuro-motor/Neuro-developmental conditions
  • Genetic conditions
  • General and Global Developmental Delay
  • Standard First Aid CPR/AED Level C

This position starts as part-time across mid afternoon, evenings and Saturdays

The nature of the work is hands-on assessment, consultation, and treatment of the pediatric population from birth to young adults across all diagnoses and children who do not have a diagnosis. Typically, clinic-based, services may be required to be delivered in home, school, or community settings. If you or someone you know is looking to join a creative and caring pediatric therapy team, we want to hear from you!

We thank you for your interest in Canoe Therapy. We will contact you directly if you will be considered for an interview.

For more information on Canoe, visit us at:

  • Web: http://www.canoetherapy.ca/
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CanoeTherapy

Job Type: Part-time

Experience:

  • pediatric: 1 year (Preferred)
  • pediatrics: 3 years (Preferred)