Speech Language Pathologist Job Posting

Speech Language Pathologist Newfoundland and Labrador Down Syndrome Society

Newfoundland and Labrador Down Syndrome Society are a volunteer group of parents, friends and families committed to raising awareness and understanding of Down syndrome, and to removing societal barriers that place limits on our children’s ability to be valued and contributing members of our community. We are currently accepting applications for a part time contract position.

We have an opening for a part time Speech Language Pathologists at our office: Starting Immediately at 21 Pippy Place, St. John’s.

What we can offer:

  • $65.00 per visit (45 minute sessions, hour session calculated due to rate);
  • Flexible hours ( Estimating 8-10 hours per week);
  • Professional development opportunities;
  • Supportive team dynamics and opportunities for collaboration;
  • Office space for therapy sessions provided;
  • Plenty of resources available to support therapy.

The successful candidate will provide evidence based assessment and direct intervention using SMART goals (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, Timely) to pre-school children, school aged children and adults to address a variety of needs including: articulation difficulties, motor speech disorders, language delays and learning disabilities.

Requirements:

  • Graduation from an approved University with a Master’s Degree or equivalent in Speech Language Pathology;
  • Current registration with the Newfoundland and Labrador Council of Health Professionals is required;
  • Experience with assessment and intervention in numerous areas;
  • Excellent communication and analytic skills, with strong organizational abilities;
  • Vulnerable Sector Check will be required.

Please forward your cover letter, resumes and credentials to mhardynldss@gmail.com no later than May 17, 2017.