Speech Language Pathologist

REQ: 
PHC19-118828
Work Area: 
All areas
Base Site: 
St Paul's Hospital
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Temporary Full Time
End Date: 
Feb 28, 2020 or return of incumbent
FTE: 
1.00
Wage: 
$34.26-42.73
Job Category: 
Therapy & Rehab Services
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Hours: 
0800-1600

Summary

Reporting to the Professional Practice Leader, Speech Language Pathology, provides comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic services for primarily neurologically impaired adults with communication and/or swallowing problems, counseling to patients and caregivers, consultation to staff and community agencies, inservice education, teaching and student supervision.

Skills

Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with patients and families when assessing and treating communication and/or swallowing disorders. Ability to provide supervision and teaching to students. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to deal with others effectively. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. Ability to organize and prioritize work. Ability to operate related equipment.

Education

Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited university. Eligible for certification with the Canadian Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (CASLPA) and membership with the British Columbia Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (BCASPLA).