Employment Opportunities

Art Therapist / Art Facilitator
Speech Language Network, Ltd.
110-410 Jessop Ave.
Saskatoon, SK
S7N-2S5

At The Speech Language Network, we’re passionate about communication. We’re speech-language pathologists, and we work with kids, teens and adults. We love what we do and it shows.

We’re looking for a new part time Art Therapist / Arts Facilitator – someone who understands the power of the arts to engage, learn, grow and foster diverse methods of expressive communication using various theories and creative approaches.

Whether you are a Facilitator or a Therapist, you’ll have skills and experience in engaging people of all ages from children to adults with diverse needs in arts-related activities. You don’t need to be formally trained for this position, but if you do hold an Arts Therapy
degree, we’ll ask you about your experiences.

Art Therapist / Ats Facilitator (part time)

In this role you’ll be offering our clients a creative new way to engage, communicate, learn and grow. Specifically, we’ll be asking you if you have these experiences:

  • Program planning. You’ll be planning workshops, clinic and community-based programs for various age groups. 
  • Evaluating and documenting. You’ll be developing evaluation plans and documenting program activities.
  • Program delivery. You’ll be showing off your enthusiasm for the arts by delivering arts-related programming.
  • For Art Therapists. You have experience in guiding clients ranging from children to adults through creative expression in art forms such as drawing, painting, collage, and sculpture in order to help them explore underlying issues via creative nonverbal media, cues, message, and methodology. 

And these qualities: 

  • You have personality!  Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with natural empathy and optimism, because we are all about communicating. 
  • You have terrific organizational skills and follow-through, and a dedication to excellence.
  • You are a self-starter, solution-oriented, and able to prioritize multiple requests.
  • You possess the ability to work well independently, and as a member of a team. 

Requirements: 

  • Art Therapist – A master’s degree or diploma in Art Therapy
  • Art Facilitator – We’d love to see an undergraduate or post-graduate degree in a related field (Fine Arts, Education or Social Work preferred)
  • Experience or education in Youth Engagement or Community Development 
  • Artistic background in one or more mediums; past involvement in community arts initiatives
  • Proved ability to mobilize and engage youth in creative projects
  • Excellent group facilitation skills and the ability to use the arts and creative methods in group facilitation
  • Experience or training in Popular Theatre
  • Strong organizational/project management skills and ability to work independently
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills- oral and written, MS Word and Internet literacy, social media
  • Grant-writing, reporting and outcome measurement experience are definite assets
  • Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation

About The SLN

 This is a part time position, working out of our new location at 410 Jessop Avenue for 16 hours/week. It’s an exciting time for us and a great time for you to join our team.

 

This posting has been filled.  Thank you to all that took time to apply.

Office Administrative Assistant
Speech Language Network, Ltd.
110-410 Jessop Ave.
Saskatoon, SK
S7N-2S5

 We’re looking for a part time administrative assistant – someone with the ability to keep the office running flawlessly; keep our clients and co-workers on track and organized; and someone who is comfortable wearing many hats to help the whole business succeed.

 Office Administrative Assistant (part time) – THIS POSITION IS FILLED, THANK YOU

 In this role you’ll be the first face our clients see – a pillar of our entire organization. From booking appointments to taking payments, you will help ensure our office and business runs smoothly.

 Specifically, we’ll be asking you if you have these experiences:

  • Excellent computer skills. You’ll be managing our calendar of appointments, the centre of our business.
  • Keeping us tidy and orderly with a daily cleaning.
  • Experience talking to people in person, on the phone, and by email in a people-centred job like customer service. This role supports the whole business, so we want you to have a friendly, outgoing personality and be excited about talking to and supporting a wide range of people.
  • Experience handling situations with people in real time when things didn’t work out the way they should. Everyone has an off day. Are you up to helping our clients work things out?
  • Handling the money.
  • Managing the mail.

And these qualities: 

  • You have excellent verbal and communication skills, with natural empathy and optimism, because we are all about communicating.
  • You are a self-starter, solution-oriented, and able to prioritize multiple requests.
  • You possess the ability to work well independently, and as a member of a team. 

 Requirements: 

  • You must have a high school diploma. If you have additional training and/or administrative experience, please tell us about it.
  • Computer skills. (We use Google docs, Microsoft Excel and Word, PowerPoint once in a while, and OWL therapy practice, all the time.

 About The SLN

 This is an entry-level, part time position, working out of our new location at 410 Jessop Avenue. You’ll be supporting our lead office manager, Wednesday 5:30-8:30 pm and Saturdays 10:00 am-1:00 pm (24 hours a month), and for holiday coverage. We are growing quickly and it’s an exciting time for us and a great time for you to join our administrative team.

 

To apply, please send current resume to Amanda Thomas, amanda@thesln.com

A current resume and three references will be required. Minimum of (2) professional references.

 

Deadline: Wednesday, June 24th, 2020

Occupational Therapist
Speech Language Network, Ltd.
110-410 Jessop Ave.
Saskatoon, SK
S7N-2S5
Occupational Therapist & child

At The Speech Language Network, we’re passionate about communication and connection.  We’re Speech-Language Pathologists, and we work with children and adults. We love what we do and it shows. We’re looking for a part-time Occupational Therapist to support people in improving functional skills, sensory integration and their overall quality of life. In this role you’ll be working in a multi-disciplinary team with our clients of all ages at our office, in schools, and in the community. 

Specifically, we’ll be asking you if you have:

  • One year’s experience in working with clients in functional and sensory rehabilitation
  • Experience or training in assessments and treatment plans

 

Areas of responsibility include: 

  • Assessing clients’ functional and sensory integration skills.
  • Accurate, comprehensive and timely documenting of client care assessments, treatment plans, charting, interventions and outcomes.
  • Reviewing clinical referrals; accepting, screening and assessing client needs from an occupational therapy perspective in collaboration with other health disciplines.

Successful candidates will: 

  • Possess a Bachelor degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Be eligible for, and licensed by, the Saskatchewan Society of Occupational Therapists (SSOT)
  • Have a valid Class 5 driver’s license
  • Current Criminal Record Check 
  • Current Vulnerable Sector Check

This is a part-time position working out of our new location at 410 Jessop Avenue two weekdays a week. The position also includes competitive rates and eligibility for a pension plan and a professional development allowance. 

It’s a great time for you to join our team.

To apply, please send current resume to Amanda Thomas, amanda@thesln.com

A current resume and three references will be required. Minimum of (2) professional references.

Deadline for Applications is: Wednesday, September 30th, 2020