Registered Speech-Language Pathologist

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Position: Registered Speech-Language Pathologist
Posting: October 17, 2022
Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found
Reports to: Supervisor of Individualized Services (IS)
location: Red Deer, AB

Our team at Aspire Special Needs Resource Centre is growing and changing and we want you to join us!  Aspire has an exciting opportunity for a speech-language pathologist interested in working in our Individualized Services Program providing services to children and youth ages 0-18 years.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to provide:

  • A variety of assessment, diagnostic and intervention services with a multidisciplinary team including a psychologists, occupational therapists, and physical therapist.
  • Consultation to schools
  • Home-based consultative services

Benefits of Working at Aspire

  • Opportunity to gain specialized skills in working within a multidisciplinary assessment team
  • Opportunity to interact with children with diverse needs and their families, and to provide assessment, diagnosis, program planning, consultation, and direct intervention.
  • Multidisciplinary approach to provide assessment and treatment by incorporating occupational therapy, psychological and physical therapy test results with speech-language assessments in order to present a comprehensive understanding of the child
  • Christmas break and most of summer off (10-month program paid over 12 months)
  • Local Authorities Pension Plan (LAPP) after probationary period (1 year)
  • Health and dental benefits after 3 months

Qualifications

  • Registered Speech-Language Pathologist in Alberta or be eligible for registration
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle
  • Experience working with children with special needs
  • Training in ASD assessment and diagnosis is a benefit

Start date: November 14, 2022

Salary range: Commensurate with experience.

If you meet the above requirements, please forward your resume along with three references to:

Jordan MacDonald, Human Resources                    

Aspire Special Needs Resource Centre
4826 47th Street
Red Deer, Alberta T4N 1R2

Telephone:  403-340-2606
Fax:  403-340-2615

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