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Job Title:
Audiologist I

Posted Date:
7/23/2020
Closing Date:
8/9/2020
Functional Discipline:
Professional Practice
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description

Location: Janeway Children's Hospital

AUDIOLOGIST I (REPOST)
Audiology Department
Temporary, Full-Time (until January 1, 2021, with the possibility of extension)
01297RP1
Hours75 bi-weekly (8 hour days)
SalaryCG-41 ($36.32 - $42.83 per hour)
Competition Number2020001164
Posted Date23 July 2020
Closing Date9 August 2020


About Us
Eastern Health is the largest, integrated health authority in Newfoundland and Labrador employing approximately 13,000 dedicated employees and serving a population of more than 300,000 people. The authority offers the full continuum of health and community services including public health, long-term care, community services, hospital care and unique provincial programs and services. At Eastern Health we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality care and service possible to the people in our communities, in our region, and in the province. To do that, we employ qualified, competent and caring individuals who are dedicated to their professions and to our vision of Healthy People, Healthy Communities.

Job Summary
The Audiologist I is responsible for a wide range of audiologic services to a pediatric and adult population. Services to be provided will include standard audiologic assessments, pediatric assessments, auditory evoked potential assessments, ENG assessments, OAE assessments, cochlear implant assessment, aural (re)habilitation and hearing aid assessments, fittings and dispensing. The successful candidate may be required to work at other sites as requested, as such, local travel may be required.
This position reports to the Manager of the Audiology department and maintains accountability to the Professional Practice Consultant for professional integrity issues.

Job Demands
By applying for this job, you acknowledge an understanding that regular requirements and demands of this job include (but are not limited to):
Occasionally moves objects and equipment up to 25 lbs.
Regularly stands or sits to test clients, bends or may be in awkward positions to examine or insert devices in children or clients with limited mobility, and kneels or crouches to accurately insert ear mold impressions.
Regularly requires a higher than normal levels of attentiveness when assessing, treating and fitting client hearing aids.
Regularly performs repetitive work requiring alertness when conducting a hearing assessment of speech perception through repeated trials. Time pressures to get assessments and referrals completed in very tight timelines.

Job Qualifications
Graduation with a Master's Degree in Audiology from an approved/recognized program is required.
Current registration with the NL Council of Health Professionals is required.
A satisfactory record of work performance is required.

Open to external applicants only.

Apply online at https://employment.easternhealth.ca

To become a part of our team, please submit your resume/cover letter or application form online, clearly demonstrating how you meet the required qualifications. Include your current mailing address, day-time contact number, e-mail address, competition and employee numbers if applicable.

Contact Information for Recruitment Related Inquiries:

Telephone: (709) 777-7777 (5-2) or 1-800-563-3693

Email: employment@easternhealth.ca. Applications/resumes are not accepted at this email address.

EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be required to provide a satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local Police (Vulnerable Sector Check may be required), educational documents, registration/licensure if applicable and Social Insurance Number.