Speech Language Pathologist / Writer

Position: Speech Language Pathologist / Writer
Years of experience: 5+
Length and type of contract: 1-3 months, part-time, remote
Fee: Commensurate with experience
Deadline: Please submit your proposal by June 15, 2020 at 5 pm EST

The company

Screenforms's goal is to create opportunities to use technology to make life healthier and better for families in Ontario. We firmly believe that prevention and early treatment are key to better outcomes.

Screenforms has worked with organizations to create a customized online assessment tool for pre-schoolers to detect issues related to speech and language as well as autism and other concerns. This tool feeds directly into the referral networks in their community. The referral networks include doctors, SLP programs, OT/PT programs, and autism programs.

The project

Having built a system for online screening, Screenforms is working to create a template of questions/evaluation criteria and is seeking to hire a Speech-Language Pathologist to write and work with the team to create a questionnaire that can be used across several jurisdictions (ie. Ontario and other provinces)

The candidate

If you enjoy creating value for families and their pre-schoolers, this may be the opportunity for you! You will the following qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience working as an SLP, especially with pre-schoolers
  • Experience creating or evaluating screening instruments for their efficacy
  • Experience working in the public health sector in policy and/or administration
  • Strong writing skills
  • Exceptional analytic and logic competencies
  • Demonstrated ability to work well to meet deadlines
  • Experience working effectively as part of a team to integrate feedback into your writing
  • Excellent proficiency in working with MS Word and Excel and/or Google Drive

To apply:

Please email the following to info@screenforms.com.

  • A cover letter addressing your experience in fulfilling the qualifications
  • Your CV
  • A one pager outlining your approach to project management and writing
  • 2 - 3 writing samples related to SLP, public health, and/or evaluation - feel free to send links to your work or include in the file