Speech Language Pathologist

Job ID: 110571
Position Title: Speech Language Pathologist
Location: Toronto
Compensation: TBD
Hours: 20-30 hours per week
Job Description: The successful candidate will provide assessment and treatment of swallowing and communication disorders for adult inpatients with a variety of medical diagnoses. 
Collaboration with other health care professionals providing patient and family centered care in a team setting is an integral part of this position. 
The SLP may be required to provide coverage on more than one medical unit.
Duties & Responsibilities
assessing and treating swallowing and communication difficulties arising from a range of causes, e.g. congenital problems (such as cleft palate) or acquired disorders after a stroke or injury;
devising, implementing and revising relevant treatment programmes;
advising carers on implementing treatment programmes and training other professionals in therapy delivery;
assessing communication environments;
monitoring and evaluating clients' progress;
working with clients on a one-to-one basis, and in groups, to deliver therapy;
Dental care
Extended health care
Life insurance

Job Requirements: Masters degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited institution.
Licensed with the College of Audiologists & Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO).
Previous experience with assessment and management of swallowing disorders, including video- fluoroscopic assessment for dysphagia.
Previous experience with assessment and treatment of patients with neurological deficits.
Strong case management skills and demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced team environment.
Superior interpersonal communication skills, including verbal and written communication.
Valid driver’s licence, access to a personal vehicle
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