Northern Health


Under the supervision of the Speech & Language Program Lead, the Speech Language Therapy Assist will be responsible for assisting the Speech Language pathologists, working within the guidelines of the College of Speech and Hearing Health Professionals of British Columbia, and providing support to the Speech and Language Program.


– Grade 12.
– Completion of a Speech Language Assistant or Communications Disorders Assist program or currently licensed as an Early Childhood Educator.
– Valid Class 5 – B.C. Drivers License and access to personal vehicle for business related purpose.
– Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
– Or other Qualifications determined to be reasonable and relevant to the level of work.

– Ability to operate related equipment such as MS Office, Outlook and Internet.
– Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
– Ability to organize and prioritize.
– Ability to be responsive to the needs of the client and to interact well with pre-school children.
– Ability to work independently and in cooperation with the team.
– Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
– Ability to travel if required.

Prince Rupert is a small marine-based port city with one-of-a-kind wilderness exploration and wildlife viewing experiences on Northwest BC’s Pacific Coast. It’s also a popular stop on various Alaskan cruises. Located 721 km (447 miles) west of Prince George on Highway 16, Prince Rupert is the land, air, and water transportation hub of British Columbia’s North Coast, and home to some 12,815 people. The city is located at the mouth of the Skeena River, surrounded by Chatham Sound and many small, uninhabited islands. The area is perfect for exploring and discovering the fascinating history and customs of local First Nations people

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