Speech Language Pathologist
We are looking to add a Speech-Language Pathologists to our care team!
About the Role:
The Speech Language Pathologist will work with school-aged children with disorders/delays in articulation, motor-speech, fluency, resonance, and voice. The successful applicant must be able to work in schools across York Region – specifically Newmarket, Aurora, Holland Landing, and East Gwillimbury.
Due to COVID-19, current service delivery is a hybrid model including both virtual telehealth and in-person service in schools. It is unclear the extent to which this hybrid model will continue into the future. The successful applicant must be comfortable with both virtual telehealth and in-person service.
What you will be doing:
Speech-Language Pathologists (SLP) assess, diagnose, treat, and prevent communication and swallowing disorders.
• Identifying and treating communication disorders in school-aged children
• Providing education to clients, their families, school staff, and other members of the care team
• Managing a caseload considering priority cases, waiting lists, successful outcomes, referral and discharge of service users
• Working with others to improve the effectiveness of service delivery
• Collaborating and communicating with the Health Care Team regarding assessment findings, possible barriers to success, treatment and future planning
What you will need to Succeed:
• Masters Level Degree or equivalent in Speech Language Pathology
• Registered with the College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO)
• Certification with Speech-Language Audiology (SAC) is preferred
• Experience and knowledge working with school-age children required
• Experience and knowledge delivering services virtually via telehealth, or willingness to learn
• Experience and knowledge of working with adults (dysphasia, aphasia, dysarthria) is preferred but not required.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team environment (verbal and written)
• Ability to work independently and the ability to work flexible hours with travel
• Ability to adapt to and work effectively within a variety of situations and with various individuals or groups.
• Demonstrated ability to be flexible.
• Valid Ontario driver’s license and availability of a motor vehicle are required with Proof of Auto Insurance
• Vulnerable Sector Police Screen
RNS welcomes and encourages applications from individuals with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available, upon request, to candidates participating in the selection process. Should you require accommodation, please ensure to notify us in advance. RNS is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent