Speech Pathologist II

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

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Your Opportunity:
As our Speech Pathologist II - Children's Rehabilitation Services, you will be working both independently and as part of an inter-professional team, responsible for providing assessment and intervention services to school-aged children at the schools in the Rimbey area. School-aged programming is a collaborative model where services are provided through universal, targeted and individual partnerships. Additionally, you will provide speech and language assessment and intervention to preschool children and their families at the Rimbey Community Health Centre. Join a team of skilled and dedicated health care professionals, support staff and physicians who promote wellness and provide health care every day, all across the province. We’re passionate about what we do. Discover interesting and challenging work, where you have the opportunity to grow your skills, collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams, and make your mark as you contribute to a healthy Alberta.

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: Speech Path Child & Youth 03
Primary Location: Rimbey Community Health Centre
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
FTE: 0.80
Posting End Date: 13-APR-2020
Temporary Employee Class: Temp Part Time
Date Available: 23-APR-2020
Temporary End Date: 23-JUL-2020
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 8
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 Basic Cardiac Life Support – Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with pediatric rehabilitation. Experience working with SLP Assistants.