Job Summary: Our Speech and Language Pathologist functions as a member of an interdisciplinary team providing speech language pathology services to the pediatric caseload of children with special needs or at risk for delays in development. The Therapist’s role with children and families is one of facilitation and prevention using his/her specialized skills and knowledge to assist the child in developing to their maximum potential.The position works as a member of a family-centered, interdisciplinary team providing therapy and support services for children age birth to school entry age. The duties of this position follow the guidelines of the College of Speech and Hearing Health Professionals of BC [CSHHPBC]. This position is located both at our Regional Centre in Smithers as well as our Burns Lake community based office.
Our Team:Our new Speech and Language Pathologist will join our current two Speech and Language Pathologists, within our organization's Pediatric Therapy Network, for peer support and individual/team mentorship. Also within our Pediatric Therapy Network, you will have access to professional development opportunities, resource development through sharing of specialized equipment libraries and work with specialized therapeutic teams to serve across many communities of our service delivery area (communities of the Nechako Lakes, Bulkley Valley, Upper Skeena). Our Team is energized, enthusiastic and dedicated to ensure children, youth and their families receive the highest quality of services from the Bulkley Valley Child Development Centre