Website Affiliated Services for Children and Youth

Not-for-Profit

Purpose:

The Infant Hearing Program identifies and provides the needed services to young children who are born deaf, hard-of-hearing, or at risk for developing a hearing impairment in early childhood. Most children receiving the support they need in early childhood will have the same chance to develop language skills as hearing children.

What we offer:

12 month contract position of 37.5 hours a week
Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm with flexibility to occasionally work outside of regular hours
Salary: $23.00-$29.75/hr. depending on experience
3 days of paid time off during December holiday season
Paid sick time available after successful completion of 3 month probationary period

Responsibilities:

  • Administer timely hearing screening to infants who meet the preset screening criteria, in hospital or at community clinics
  • Document results of the hearing screenings, as required by Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS), the Central South Infant Program and hospital protocols
  • Maintain proper functioning of hearing screening equipment
  • Schedule infants for appropriate follow up
  • Adhere to the protocols, policies and procedures of the MCCSS Infant Hearing Program, Early Words, and ASCY
  • Attend IHP training as required due to changes in provincial protocols or as deemed required by the Program Manager or Director of Child and Family Services
  • Responsible for any and all other duties as may be required in accordance with proper training and certification requirements

Education/Qualifications:

  • College diploma or University degree in Communicative Disorders Assistant program or related field
  • Has access to transportation and, if applicable, has a valid Ontario driver’s license and carries motor vehicle liability insurance on their vehicle

Skills:

  • Excellent clinical skills with babies and their families
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Experience:

  • Minimum 1 year of experience in a similar environment
  • Experience working in a health care facility with other health care professionals (preferred)
  • If you are interested in the above-outlined position, please submit a cover letter and resume by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 23, 2022

To apply for this job please visit ascy.ca.