Communication Assistant (Maternity Leave) ID: 64794

Deadline Date: 2020/09/25

Location:  Sioux Lookout

FIREFLY, in partnership with Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority (SLFNHA), is seeking a temporary full time Communication Assistant to work in the First Nations communities.

Successful applicants will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic multi-disciplinary team including members from SLFNHA, FIREFLY and community agencies.

The Communication Assistant will work collaboratively supporting the delivery of Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) services and are supervised by qualified SLPs.

Posting Date:
2020/08/31
City:
 Sioux Lookout
Province:
 ON
Address:
 86B Third Ave
Start Date:
 2020/11/02
Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 35 hours per week
Wage:
 $48,986 to $69,946 per year
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Occupation:
 Health
Duties:
Assist in conducting speech-language or hearing screenings
Follow and administer documented treatment plans with clients developed by the SLP
Provide program support including informal documentation and report writing
Prepare resource and promotional materials for the use in therapy, home programs and classrooms
Perform other duties as required
Qualifications:
Diploma in Communication Disorders, Early Childhood Education, Health Sciences or related field is required
Experience working with children who experience a variety of challenges, including communication disorders
Ability to work creatively with clients both individually and in group settings, in the home and school settings
Understanding of the Anishinaabe culture, First Nation communities and language is a definite asset
Demonstrated knowledge or mature experience in child development
Sensitivity to the need of parents/caregivers and the unique needs of each community
Able to work flexible hours and travel on rural North Western Ontario roads
Computer literate with experience in written documentation
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Valid Driver's license
Misc.:
 
Closing Date/Apply by:
 2020/09/25
How To Apply:
  Please apply through our online application process available at www.fireflynw.ca/careers

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Michelle Gaudet
Position Title:
 Director of Human Resources
Company Name:
 FIREFLY
Address:
 820 Lakeview Drive
City:
 Kenora
Province:
 ON
Postal Code:
 P9N 3P7
Phone:
 8074675423
E-mail:
 mgaudet@fireflynw.ca
Web Address:
 //www.fireflynw.ca
 

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