Job Posting 92488

Speech Language Pathologist
Edmonton Down Syndrome Society
Edmonton area
9139 39 Ave NW
closes in 69 days (Wed, 31 May)
part time - temporary / contract  •  $90.00 +

Join us in building…. Endless Potential!


Edmonton Down Syndrome Society is seeking a Speech Language Pathologist to join our team of contract therapists.


Our Mission…

Is to benefit people with Down syndrome and their families by providing information and support, facilitating services, and promoting inclusion through public awareness and advocacy, in collaboration with community partners.

Our Vision

A community that values all people with Down syndrome and supports them in achieving their full potential.

Our Values

  • Diversity in our board, staff, volunteers, and membership
  • Dignity, respect, and equality for all people
  • The inclusion of people with Down syndrome in society
  • The excellence and commitment of our board, volunteers and partners in their roles supporting the rights and abilities of people with Down syndrome.


  • Integrate strategies into natural environments and activities.
  • Assess and manage feeding and swallowing issues with clients.
  • Effectively communicate with other healthcare professionals
  • Be committed to family-centered care.


  • Master of Science in Speech and Language Therapy, plus three years of direct experience
  • Registered with the Alberta College of Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists (Practice Permit) is mandatory.
  • Candidates with experience working in the field of Pediatrics and/or experience with Specialized Services/Program Unit Funding preferred.
  • Strong assessment and critical thinking skills are required to identify and address developmental and educational delays.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Possibility of supervision of SLPAs
  • Prior to employment, successful candidates will be required to submit Police Information Check and Intervention Record Check documents.
  • Candidates must be a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident

Compensation: $90.00 +

Two contractor position available with flexible hours.

All clients are seen at the EDSS center in our therapy rooms. All paperwork such as invoicing, booking appointments etc. are completed by EDSS staff.

Start Date: TBD
Application deadline: May 31, 2023, by 4:00 PM



We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected
for interviews will be contacted.

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