CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders. We invite applications for the position of:

50 - 21 Speech-Language Pathologist - Repost

Department of Nursing - MacCharles

Competition #: 050-21

Closing Date: January 18, 2022

  • Permanent
  • Part-Time
  • (0.8 EFT)

Overview:

Reporting to the Unit Manager, the Speech-Language Pathologist, as part of the interdisciplinary health care teams, will collaborate to assist in the development of CancerCare Manitoba’ Speech Language Pathology Services within the provincial mandate of CancerCare Manitoba. As part of an interdisciplinary team, the Speech-Language Pathologist will provide clinical services to patients and families, act as a resource to CancerCare Manitoba and our Community Oncology Program partner, offer educational programs to patients and staff, and actively participate in training and research. Services will be provided at both CancerCare Manitoba Units (MacCharles and St. Boniface). Occasional travel to other CCMB sites may be required.

Qualifications:

Required:

  • Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Five (5) years’ experience in Speech-Language Pathology (an equivalent combination of training and experience with above may be considered)
  • Current registration and Certificate of Practice with the College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of Manitoba (CASLPM)
  • Certified by CASLPM in the following advanced competencies:
  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation and Management of Swallowing Disorders
  • Videofluroscopic Assessment of Adult Swallowing Disorders
  • Voice Restoration through the use of voice prostheses
  • Swallowing and voice restoration through the use of tracheotomy tubes or speaking valves
  • Proficient with MS Word/Excel/Outlook
  • Ability to travel to other sites
  • Must hold a satisfactory employment record
  • Must be able to legally work in Canada

Will be assessed during the interview process:

  • Demonstrated commitment to an interdisciplinary model of care including strong interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (written and verbal) with all levels of staff and the public.
  • Ability to design, deliver and evaluate Speech-Language Pathology programs and services.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Physical and mental health to fulfill the responsibilities of the position

Preferred:

  • Experience in oncology
  • Availability for additional casual hours
  • Experience in a hospital/health care setting especially in an outpatient setting
  • Experience working collaboratively with multidisciplinary care teams
  • Leadership and professional development

Asset:

  • Ability to speak French

Salary: Out of Scope

Additional Information:

Direct care workers are required to either be vaccinated for Covid-19 or to participate in on-going regular Covid-19 testing pursuant to Orders made under The Public Health Act C.C.S.M. c. P210.  Successful applicants will be notified at the time of offer of the applicability of this requirement for this position

Comments:

This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

CancerCare Manitoba is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environment. If you are contacted by CancerCare Manitoba regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if accommodation measures must be taken to enable you to apply and be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

We thank all that apply and advise that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number to:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9

E-mail: jobs@cancercare.mb.ca