Speech-Language Pathology

Government of Yukon – Speech-Language Pathologist – Services to Persons with Disabilities – Activity Management, Whitehorse, YT

Whitehorse, YT
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Speech Language Pathologist

Location: Whitehorse, YT

Requisition: #39542

Salary: $85,241 – $98,915 per annum

Closing date: December 22, 2022

This competition is open to all candidates who meet the above noted Admissibility. A hiring preference will apply for qualified candidates of Canadian Indigenous ancestry, with a priority for qualified Yukon First Nation candidates. This initiative is in support of the Yukon government’s goal for a representative public service.

For more information on the hiring preference, click here

This posting is to fill a permanent, full-time position, working 75 hours bi-weekly.

This position involves providing a full range of speech and language services to children with a broad range of disabilities. As a Speech and Language Pathologist, you will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team in the Disabilities Services Program within the Social Supports Branch. SLP services include assessment and consultation or direct therapy to address children’s language and communication needs in the home and community.

For more information about this position, please contact Lise May.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact Susan Bryant.

Essential Qualifications

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability

Candidates should have and may be assessed on:
Conditions of Employment:

For all new grads: you are required to be fully licensed with a professional regulatory body within six months of start date.

Job Requirements:

This position may require travel within Whitehorse and to Yukon communities for the delivery of SLP services.

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How to Apply

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