Speech Language Pathologist - Parental Leave contract

I’m For Kids Team is a Community-Based Early Intervention Program for children 2 ½ to 6 years with an inclusive, play-based approach to developmentally appropriate programming. Each child/ family becomes part of a Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Team consisting SLP, OT, PT, Psychologist, Educational Behaviour Specialist (EBS), Program Support Assistant (PSA) and Education Coordinator (EC).

Our program offers a variety of programming options including individualized and small group programming, as well as opportunities for coaching parents and team collaboration. All Speech Language Pathologists work collaboratively in planning and delivering programming.

Responsibilities Include:

Working with a supportive, progressive multi-disciplinary team

Assessment and programming for preschool-aged children with a variety of needs

Participation in the development of Individualized Program Plans (IPPs)

Work collaboratively in community preschools/daycares and small groups settings with all team members including families, Preschool teachers, and Program Support Assistants (PSAs)

Assist families in designing an appropriate educational program and sharing goals and progress throughout the year

Contributing to ongoing Program Support Assistant training

We Offer:

Benefits

Paid vacation

Laptop, supplies & material provided

The ideal candidate will:

Have strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skill

Be able to work independently AND as part of a multi-disciplinary team

Have excellent time management skills

Have experience working with preschool-aged children

Ability to meet the physical demands of the children and learning environment

Qualifications

- Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology/Therapy

- The successful applicant must be registered or be eligible to be registered with the Alberta College of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (ACSLPA).

- Have a valid driver's license, reliable vehicle, and willingness to travel

- Current Police Information Check (Vulnerable sector, must be within the last 6 months)

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JOB INFORMATION
Job Category:
Management & Professionals
Employer:
I'm For Kids Team Ltd
Posting Date:
11/1/2021 8:15:34 AM
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
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