Speech and Language Assistant

Contract, Full-time
Elizabeth Quintal School
Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description:
The Speech and Language Assistant will work one-on-one or with small groups of students to increase the frequency of speech and language assistance provided to students. They will work under the direct and indirect supervision of a certified speech-language pathologist who retains the responsibility for program planning and evaluation of the students. The principal will provide daily on-site supervision. They will perform the following tasks:

  • Attending training sessions provided by the speech-language pathologist
  • Working collaboratively with the speech-language pathologist, inclusive education teacher and teachers to establish and maintain a schedule for speech and language program activities
  • Effectively implementing speech and language programs with individual students or small groups of students as developed and modeled by the speech-language pathologist
  • Logging daily student activities and progress as directed by the speech-language pathologist
  • Preparing speech and language materials and completing clerical tasks as requested by the speech-language pathologist and/or the inclusive education teacher.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of First Nation language and culture, organizations, and communities.
  • Educational Assistant Diploma with CPR/First Aid preferred
  • Some experience working with children in an organized setting preferred
  • Experience working with students who exhibit challenging behaviors is an asset

Conditions of Employment: RCMP/Police Criminal Record Check and Intervention Record Check (formerly Child Welfare Check, CWIS) submitted prior to commencement of employment.

To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume with references via email to educationHR@ktcea.ca with the job I.D. #EQS.2022.07 in the email subject line. Click here to download this job posting in PDF.

Job Features

Job CategoryContract, Full-time
Employment StatusFull-time, term (to Nov 30, 2023)
Annual Salary$43,924 - $58,032 (pending relevant education
Closing DateUntil suitable candidate is found
WorkplaceElizabeth Quintal School
LocationPeerless Trout First Nation
Job IDEQS.2022.07

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