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Speech-Language Pathologist (S-LP) Contract Type:

Full-time 1.00 FTE; 35 hrs/week

*position works 10-months of the year

Start Date: Hiring Ongoing Location:

Grasslands Public Schools

Application close date:

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Treaty Acknowledgement

We wish to acknowledge Treaty 7 territory - the ancestral and traditional territory of the Blackfoot Confederacy: Kainai, Piikani and Siksika as well as the Tsuu Tina First Nation and Stoney Nakoda First Nation. We acknowledge the many First Nations, Mtis and Inuit whose footsteps have marked these lands for generations. We are grateful for the traditional Knowledge Keepers and Elders who are still with us today and those who have gone before us. We recognize the land as an act of reconciliation and gratitude to those whose territory we reside on or are visiting. At Grasslands Public Schools we look for people who are passionate about being a part of a collaborative team that thrives on a foundation of:

Student Learning

School + Community Relationships

Inclusive + Healthy Environments

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We are seeking applications from Speech-Language Pathologist's to join our multidisciplinary team of professionals.

At Grasslands Public Schools we look for people who are passionate about being a part of a collaborative team with a strong sense of culture driven by welcoming, caring and respectful learning and working relationships; supporting student learning and achievement; fostering an inclusive and healthy work environment; and value the connection of school and community.


Provide opportunities that inspire students to achieve and succeed as resilient learners who positively impact their communities. ....

Its great to work at Grasslands! We offer excellent benefits 100% of premiums are covered by Grasslands and are effective your first day of your contract;

weekends and summers off , and often have extended time off during holiday seasons , as scheduled on the school calendar.

10-month c ompensation ranges from $73 591 to $113 764 and is commensurate with qualifying Education and Experience. 10-Month Salary

(first & last step of 10 step range) Experience

5 Years of Education

6 + years of Education

Less than 1 Year

$ 73 591

$ 77 266

9 + Years

$ 109 858

$ 113 764

**experience is credited in September

Wellness and Active Living! Grasslands Public Schools, in partnership with the City of Brooks Recreation Services, offer discounts on JBS Canada Centre memberships and passes for Grasslands employees!

We regularly plan book studies, host social events and guest presenters, and more!

We have implemented early dismissal, for students, on Fridays (Fri-yay!), to give more flexibility in schedules, for colleagues to meet, collaborate, and learn within working hours.

Job Duties:

As a member of the multidisciplinary team, the S-LP will: consult with school-based staff, families and district personnel to provide a continuum of speech and language services to students from Pre-K grade 12;

conduct screenings and assessments using formal and informal speech and language measures

communicate and interpret results to team members

provide recommendations for universal, targeted and specialized services based on data gathered

prepare written assessment reports upon request

provide consultation to teachers regarding speech and communication goals for students IPPs

collaborate to provide school and system level professional development to build system capacity around teaching students with communication needs

provide teachers with classroom-based supports based on individual and group needs

work closely with school-based therapy assistants to ensure ongoing treatment for student requiring targeted and specialized services

supervise and oversee the work of Speech-Language Assistants

collaborate with district support service team to provide effective ongoing supports to schools

support students, staff and parents with programming and instruction in the use of augmentative or alternative communication systems

Ideal candidates skills & abilities: Understanding and appreciation of Grasslands Public Schools mission and values.

Able advocate for classroom environments that support diversity and inclusion.

Respect and value all individuals with sensitivity to diversity.

Personal integrity and trustworthiness.

Understanding of how professionals in education impact the community

Exceptional communication skills.

Exceptional interpersonal skills.

Able to quickly build trust, rapport and strong relationships with Grasslands students, employees and our community. Education, Certifications & Experience: Masters Degree in Speech-Language Pathology or equivalent

Previous school-based collaborative work considered an asset

Registered member with the Alberta College of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologist (ACSLPS)

Eligibility for an Alberta teaching certificate considered an asset

Previous school-based collaborative work considered an asset

Successful applicants will be required to submit before start date: Current Criminal Record Check (CRC) with Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) and , and Child Intervention Check Original document reported within the last 6 months of hire date; condition of employment

* Applicants cannot work before a clear CRC with VSC has been provided and approved* Valid class 5 driving license

Access to a vehicle and able to provide a clean drivers abstract

Please take note of the documentation required:

Required to Apply: current cover letter and resume

contacts for three (3) professional references ; preferably in an educational setting If Selected for an interview:

(please feel free to provide with your application) Postsecondary transcripts

Relevant verification of education/training

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