Speech-Language Pathologist

  • Toronto District School Board
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Dec 07, 2021
Contract Administrative Support Student Services / Experience

Job Description

Competition Number: OSSTFA-21-0164E
POSTED: December 7, 2021
DEADLINE: 4:30 p.m., January 31, 2022

Speech-Language Pathologist
3 – Temporary Assignments
Professional Support Services
Speech-Language Pathology – LC1/4 

These assignments will begin as soon as possible and end no later than July 6, 2022.

Cat. B:  $69,403 - $100,670 per annum
(OSSTF – PSSP+, Unit A)
Work Year:  194 + 3 days

The Toronto District School Board adheres to equitable hiring, employment and promotion practices.

 The Toronto District School Board invites applications for 3 temporary assignments of Speech-Language Pathologist, in the Regional Education Offices at 1 Civic Centre Court.

Reporting to the Manager of Speech-Language Pathology, the Speech-Language Pathologist will provide speech-language pathology services to school age students referred for speech, language and communication needs.  

These positions are temporary because the incumbents are temporarily absent and expected to return. The temporary Contract may be ended prior to its intended conclusion date for cause with no notice or for operational reasons subject to the provisions of Article C.1.4.1.

Summary of Duties: 

  • Provide assessment, intervention, programming and consultation services to students referred for speech, language and communication difficulties, to enhance their language learning through the curriculum;
  • Provide information and suggestions for parents' use at home;
  • Provide classroom-based programming for students in some special education programs;
  • Work on school support teams and contribute to educational planning for students with speech and language needs;
  • Provide the results of services to school support teams, principals, teachers, and parents.
  • Complete written reports in a timely manner;
  • Maintain confidential files and records in accordance with professional standards;
  • Develop and conduct in-service, workshops and presentations as required;
  • Participate in the professional development activities of the department; and
  • Other duties as assigned by the Manager of Speech-Language Pathology.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology;
  • Registration with the College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO);
  • Experience with school-aged children preferred;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Ability to work co-operatively with students, school staff, parents and members of interdisciplinary teams within a number of school settings;
  • Knowledge of related legislations, codes, regulations, policies and procedures as they pertain to Speech and Language Pathology;
  • Commitment to and demonstrated skills in teamwork and teambuilding in an environment that promotes equitable practices and values diversity; and
  • Proficient computer skills.

Special Requirements:

  • Provision of own vehicle for Board Business; requires valid Ontario driver’s licence
  • Requires regular travel;

Hours of Work:
Full-time:  7 hours/day;
Work Year – 194 plus 3 days

Location:
These positions will be located within Professional Support Services at:
1 Civic Centre Court (Learning Centres 1 & 4).                                                

Travel:   These positions require travel to various schools and use of car is required, for which employees shall receive a monthly Travel Allowance in accordance with the Collective Agreement.

Please Note:
All Toronto District School Board Employees are required to be fully vaccinated in accordance with the COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination Procedure for Employees, Trustees and Other Individuals (PR734).

For new Employees joining the Board, prior to the first day of work, they must be fully vaccinated (subject to TDSB-approved exemptions) and show proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.

APPLICATIONS:
One resume and one covering letter must be submitted for each individual job posting, attached as ONE SINGLE document.  Applications in which multiple job postings are quoted will only be considered for the first posting number apparent on the application’s page.

Be sure that you have quoted Job Competition Number: OSSTFA-21-0164E, and your Full Name in the subject line, when responding to this Job Posting.

Please note:
Applications should be submitted using only the following method:

  1. e-mail to: applications.unita@tdsb.on.ca in MS Word format only due to printing capabilities 

We strive to meet the accommodation needs of persons with disabilities. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs for accommodation known in advance during the application process.

Only Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.  Applications will not be acknowledged in writing.