POSITION: Speech Language Pathologist
HOURS PER WEEK: Up to 28 hours per week
WAGE: Competitive Wage and Benefits Package
CLOSING DATE: Open until filled
Job Description: As the 6th member of a team of friendly and supportive Speech Language Pathologists, you will provide family-centred paediatric speech and language assessment, consultation and intervention for children with a broad range of communication needs. You will work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team that includes; Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Infant Development Consultants, Supported Child Development Consultants and Family Development Consultants to provide a centre based and community based services. This is a 16 month long term position with a likelihood to be continuing. The start date and hours of work may be flexible.
Qualifications: A Masters Degree in Speech Language Pathology or equivalent, current active registration with the College of Speech and Hearing Health Professionals of BC (CSHHPBC), an approved Criminal Records Check, a driver’s license and vehicle, experience providing services to children from birth to school entry who have difficulties in the areas of speech and/or language as well as other developmental areas, experience with feeding and swallowing, and experience with AAC.
Come join our dynamic team at the Nanaimo Child Development Centre, located on Central Vancouver Island, British Columbia, with easy access to Vancouver, Whistler, Victoria, Mount Washington, and Tofino. As a Centre of excellence for Central Vancouver Island, we believe in evidence based and collaborative practices. Nanaimo offers an active lifestyle incorporating a thriving arts, culture and music scene with the ocean at your front door and the mountains in your back yard. We are looking forward to meeting you!
APPLICATIONS TO: Hiring Committee – SLP Position
Nanaimo Child Development Centre
1135 Nelson Street
Nanaimo, BC V9S 2K4