CANADA

Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)

locationRichmond - British Columbia (BC),

atVancouver Coastal Health

Estimated salary $34.95 - $43.58 an hour

Job Description:

Job Description:
Job Title:
Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)

Work Site:
Speech Language Pathology, Richmond Public Health - Richmond, BC

Status:
Casual

Start Date:
As soon as possible

Salary:
$34.95 - $43.58 per hour

Hours:
0830-1645
Days off: Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays
Casual shifts as required.

Reference#:
132105-smu

Come work as a Speech Language Pathologist with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Speech Language Pathologist to join the Speech Language Pathology team with Richmond Public Health. Apply today to join our team!

As a Speech Language Pathologist with VCH you will:
  • Provide family-centered speech and language services to children from birth to school entry (or 5 years of age) and their families.
  • Be responsible for:
    • the provision of a full range of clinical assessment and intervention services,
    • community consultation and education,
    • and implementation of a population health approach targeting primary prevention activities and promotion of healthy communication in the general population.
WHO WE ARE

Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.) At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know
it.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Education & Experience
  • Current full registration with the College of Speech and Hearing Professionals of British Columbia.
  • Two (2) years recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education training and experience.
  • Valid BC Drivers Licence. Local area travel requires the use of a personal vehicle for which mileage will be reimbursed.
Knowledge & Abilities
  • Knowledge of speech-language pathology diagnostic and therapeutic principals, procedures and approaches, and clinical best practices relevant to the birth to school-entry population.
  • Specialized knowledge of early child development, adult learning and principles of family-centered service.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with children and families, team members, other groups and community agency personnel.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage time effectively and prioritize workload.
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and within a team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to deal effectively with conflict situations.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate computer equipment and other related technology.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and deliver presentations.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage ongoing purposeful change.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.



***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

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