Vacancy Detail
Job Details 
Job Title:
Audiologist I

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
None specified
Functional Discipline:
Rehab Services

Job Description

Audiologist I
Permanent Full-Time
Location: Audiology/Rehab Services, James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander

Definition of Work:

Central Health is presently seeking the services of an Audiologist to be part of our team of 8 Speech Language Pathologists and 5 Audiologists serving a population of approximately 112,000. This position offers an excellent opportunity to apply and develop skills while providing a variety of audiological services to persons of all ages with concerns of hearing and auditory function. These skills include the following:
* Provide information to patients and families regarding the nature, extent, impact and implications of hearing loss and treatment;
* Diagnose and evaluate the degree and type of hearing impairment;
* Develop and administer audiometric tests and examinations;
* Establish personalized care plans working as a member of an interdisciplinary team; and
* Plan and implement habilitation/rehabilitation programs.
Both diagnostic and rehabilitation services are provided, including a universal newborn hearing screening program and hearing aid dispensing through the Provincial Hearing Aid Program.
Members of the Department of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology are from various areas of Newfoundland and mainland Canada and enjoy working in this team-based, client-focused, professional environment, which is both supportive and stimulating. The successful candidate must demonstrate an awareness of and be responsible for promoting and supporting person-and family-centered care, demonstrate a commitment to safety and partner with all team members to improve worker and patient safety by integrating safety into work practices, identifying risks and implementing improvements.

Required qualifications:
* Applicants must possess a Master's Degree in Audiology from a recognized university and be able to supply documentation of courses and clinical practice hours upon request.
* Satisfy the credentialing requirements of Central Health's Discipline of Audiology.
* Eligible for registration with the College of Audiologists and Speech-language pathologists- Newfoundland and Labrador.
* Eligible for registration with the Speech Language and Audiology of Canada (SAC).
* Regional travel will be required.
* Consistent demonstration of Central Health's corporate values; Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Equity and Safety.
* A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.
* A satisfactory certificate of conduct from the RCMP or local police authority.

Hours of Work: 75 hours biweekly-Shift work may be required
Salary: CG-41 ($37.05-$43.69) [The pay scale has a 3-step progression, for every 1950 hours worked you would progress to the next step]
Competition No: P-2018000624-JPM
Closing Date: Opened Until Filled
Language: English
Benefits: Group insurance benefits, including medical, vision care and dental, life insurance, pension plan benefits
Business Address: Central Regional Health Authority, 201 Trans-Canada Highway, Gander, NL, A1V 1P7

Central Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all candidates however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.