Full Time Speech Language Assistant opening
Updated: Nov 14, 2020
Come Join Our Award Winning Team!
Hamilton Speech Services is looking to hire a full-time Communicative Disorders Assistant. The successful applicant will see an established caseload of clients in our office on the Hamilton Mountain located at 848 Fennell Ave E as well as virtually. The SL-A must be punctual, organized, professional and be passionate about working with children and youth of all ages and abilities. This is a sub-contractor position but has potential to become an employee in the future.
Here are some things we are looking for in a Speech and Language Assistant/Communicative Disorders Assistant:
Three or four year Undergraduate degree and CDA certificate
At least two years experience as a CDA working with children and youth with special needs including those on the Autism Spectrum of Disorders and typically developing children on a 1:1, small group and large group settings (camps)
Experience working on articulation, language, PECS, phonological awareness, play skills as well as dysfluency goals
Have experience as a tele-therapist providing therapy over the internet
Organize and conduct FUN and CREATIVE therapy sessions in person and virtually
Outstanding oral and written communication skills; able to effectively work as an individual or as part of a team with a willingness to learn
Proficiency with visual communication systems such as American Sign Language and PECS and in the use of computer software and specialized equipment to support client learning such as BoardMaker, Lessonpix and Proloquo2Go
Having experience as an ABA/IBI therapist is a bonus
Rate of pay starts at 40% and is negotiable and depends on number of years of experience and job performance. After three months of probation a new contract and rate of pay is negotiated.
Please email your resume to Melanie Hamilton at firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday November 22, 2020.
We thank all those in advance for applying however only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.
Thank you so much!!
B.A., CDA, Owner