Peace Collaborative Services, Grand Prairie, AB (disponible en anglais seulement)

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Grande Prairie Public School Division

Invites applications for:

SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

Peace Collaborative Services



TWO POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

ONE (1) Full-time Permanent Position based in PEACE RIVER, ALBERTA
Competition Number: S2122-001

ONE (1) Full-time Permanent Position based in GRANDE PRAIRIE, ALBERTA
Competition Number: S2122-009

 

Effective August 27, 2021

Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found. 

 

 

ABOUT OUR ORGANIZATION

Peace Collaborative Services (PCS) is a regional organization providing specialized educational support services across six Northwestern Alberta school jurisdictions.  Grande Prairie Public School Division employs PCS staff on behalf of jurisdictions in the region. 

 

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

Peace Collaborative Services is seeking a Permanent Speech Language Pathologist to join our emerging multi-disciplinary school team. As the ideal candidate, you are energetic and enjoy working with children from Preschool through Grade 12. You will work collaboratively to integrate student programming with other disciplines such as Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, and Psychology and for students with visual and/or hearing impairment. 

 

BEING PART OF OUR DYNAMIC TEAM, YOU WILL: 
 

HELP MAKE A DIFFERENCE – PROVIDE INDIVIDUAL CHILD SERVICES

  • Develop intervention programs, conduct periodic re-assessment/evaluation of individual programs and recommend adjustments as needed
  • Provide direct treatment intervention to specific children
  • Instruct teachers, assistants, volunteers and parents in speech language intervention techniques
  • Participate in case conferences, parent interviews, medical consultations and clinic programming
  • Research and provide consultation

 

TAKE A LEADERSHIP ROLE - OVERSEE PROGRAM SERVICES

  • Supervise para-professional staff and provide programming input for Educational Assistants
  • Provide input into the direction and requirements of the Speech Language Pathology program in various jurisdictions
  • Develop, implement, and evaluate a quality assurance program
  • Provide input into annual operating and capital equipment budgets
  • Provide input into the development and implementation of group programs
  • Attend staff, department and other meetings as required

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • You work well independently and can show initiative
  • You are self-motivated, and an enthusiastic learner with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Must be registered or eligible to be registered with the Alberta College of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (ACSLPA)
  • Valid driver’s license (Travel required)
  • Police Information Check with Vulnerable Sector Check and Child Intervention Record Check
  • Pediatric experience is an asset



WE OFFER: 

  • Competitive salary ($63,755 - $98,282 based on experience) 
  • Full benefits including life, dental, extended healthcare and health spending account
  • Work the school year with school holidays 
  • Payment of professional dues 
  • Professional liability insurance 

 

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE

Your application should include a cover letter, a complete resume, and three references with current contact information. If you have a preferred location please state you preference in your application. PCS reserves the right to check references prior to the scheduling of interviews.  Any questions about this unique career opportunity should be addressed to Cheryl Brown, Regional Manager, Peace Collaborative Services at cheryl.brown@gppsd.ab.ca or by phone at 780 539 0333 ext 19030.

All applicants are required to apply for positions online. Once you have successfully applied to a position you will receive a confirmation e-mail, and the job will be listed in your ‘Job Application Log’. If you require assistance registering for an account or uploading documents, please call 1-877-900-5627.