1.00 - Continuing - Speech Language Pathologist

Job Code: 3294451

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A continuing, full-time position exists for an Itinerant Speech Language Pathologist based in Terrace. This position provides services to all students in the Coast Mountain School District (Terrace, Kitimat and Hazelton). This position is to start as soon as possible.

The speech-language pathologist provides a range of services designed to support students whose education is adversely affected by oral communication difficulties. This focus on bridging access to curriculum and learning is achieved primarily through emphases on assessment, consultation and direct instruction. This work may also take on a capacity building focus via resource development and in-service for teachers and support staff. Work with students may take place individually, in small groups or in classroom settings as appropriate. The successful applicant must have a valid BC driver’s license and will be required to travel.

The successful applicant must be able to:

  • Communicate and work collaboratively with other professionals including school based teams and Student Services staff;
  • Assess speech and language abilities of school age children;
  • Provide direct speech and language therapy;
  • Provide in-service and awareness training for classroom teachers and support staff;
  • The successful applicant must have a valid BC driver’s license and will be required to travel within the Coast Mountain School District area.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology, or working towards completion, and be certified with the College of Speech and Hearing Health Professionals of BC (CSHHPBC).

Enquiries to: Ms. Julia Nieckarz, Director of Instruction, Learner Support

Phone: 250-638-4415 or Toll free in BC: 1-855-635-4931 local 4415

Email: Julia.nieckarz@cmsd.bc.ca

Applicants should include a detailed resume, references, a record of education and/or training and other support material. The District offers a competitive compensation package commensurate with qualifications and covers the annual professional college membership fees.

Please submit applications to the attention of:

Kiran Bath, Director of Human Resources

Human Resources – Speech Language Pathologist Competition

Coast Mountains School District 82

3211 Kenney Street, Terrace, BC, V8G 3E9

Phone: 1-250-638-4441

Email: hr@cmsd.bc.ca

This posting will remain open until a successful candidate is found.

Note: The successful applicant will be subject to the terms of the Criminal Records Review Act.

About our District:

As a teacher at Coast Mountains Schools District, you will be inspired every day by our incredible students and you will join a passionate team of teachers and school leaders with a single-minded focus on one mission – helping every student achieve their fullest potential.

Applicants must be eligible for membership in the B.C. Ministry of Education Teacher Regulation Branch and must meet the conditions of the B.C. Criminal Records Review Act.

Coast Mountains School District is located in the northwest of beautiful British Columbia and encompasses the traditional territories of three aboriginal nations: the Gitksan, the Haisla, and the Tsimshian. The richness of our local First Nations culture and history contributes to all our schools in a very positive way as Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal learners benefit from the diversity surrounding them.

The school district includes the main communities of the Hazeltons, Kitimat, Kitwanga, Stewart, Terrace and Thornhill. The Board of Education Office is located in Terrace with Kitimat a forty‐five minute drive from the office, Kitwanga one hour, the Hazeltons one and a half hours, and Stewart three and a half hours.

Coast Mountains School District serves a student population of approximately 4,500 students in nineteen schools including three alternate programs and a trades learning centre that encompasses dual-credit, distance learning and continuing education programs, with over 800 employees (casual employees included). The operating budget is approximately $52 million and the geographical area covered by the district is of equivalent size to the country of Finland.

Our Vision:

  • Creating opportunities for learning, opportunities for life.

Our Mission:

  • Coast Mountains School District supports learners in achieving success and realizing their potential as educated citizens.

Our Goals:

The Board of Education for Coast Mountains School District is committed to:

  • Raise literacy and numeracy levels for all our learners.
  • Graduation for every learner; crossing the stage with dignity, purpose and options.
  • Enhance learner engagement, opportunities and choice through personalized learning

Join our team in making a difference in the lives of the Coast Mountains’ learners and fulfill an enriching career journey.

Make a Home – Make a Difference

Posted On
November 27, 2023
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Full Time
Job Category
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
School Board Office
Employment Start Date
September 01, 2022
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Teaching Qualifications/Licenses
  • Certificates & Diplomas
  • Practicum Reports
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Reference Letter(s)
  • Transcripts