Careers and Volunteer Opportunities

South SLPA-20-21-02-DO, Contract Speech Language Pathologist Assistant


Location: Division Education Centre

Competition #: 11255

Open To: All

Date Posted: May 5th, 2020

Closing Date: Open Ended

Additional Information:

Wild Rose School Division  invites applications from Speech Language Pathologist Assistants (SLPA) to fill one service contract position commencing August 30, 2020.   The term of employment is August 30 to June 30 of each school year, with a great need for flexibility in the hours worked.  Details specific to the hours and rates for this role will be negotiated. 

This contract position would be appealing to an individual that enjoys working in an innovative and collaborative school setting supporting Rocky Mountain House, Leslieville and Caroline.  The contractor will provide individualized and small group speech and language therapy support under the supervision of a Registered Speech Language Pathologist. Duties will include organizing therapy sessions, preparing activities, creating program materials, arranging appointments with families and assisting with treatment care planning in collaboration with school learning teams. 

Only those applicants that have a Diploma in Speech Language Pathologist Assistant from an approved post secondary institution will be considered.  Applicants must hold a membership in the Therapy Assistant Association of Alberta, and proof of both must be forwarded with the application.

Applications for this contractor role will include a cover letter, resume and names and contact information of three professional references.  The contractor will be required to provide satisfactory and recent (within six months) criminal record and child intervention (Welfare) record checks.  

Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.  

Please email complete application packages for South SLPA-20-21-02-DO 


Attention:  Kathy Murch, Director of Student Services