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Audiologist 1, Neuro-Otology

Audiologist 1, Neuro-Otology

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Job Description

Vancouver Coastal Health is world renowned for innovation and a focus on quality care and outcomes. The remarkable range of specialties places VCH at the forefront of career destinations for Nurses, Sonographers, Social Workers, Physiotherapists, Mental Health professionals and many other health care and allied professionals. Launch an exciting career with us where you can apply your skills and develop new ones alongside some of Canada's finest practitioners. Come for the job. Stay for the team.

Job Title: Audiologist 1
Work Site: Neuro-Otology, Vancouver General Hospital 
Status: Regular Part Time (0.8 FTE)
Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: $32.39 - $40.40 per hour
Hours: 0800-1600 Monday to Thursday
Reference#: 096812-kwe


JOB SUMMARY:

Within the context of a client and family centered care model and in accordance with established standards of professional practice and vision and values of the organization, position performs clinical Audiology services including assessments, diagnoses and treatments for eligible patients with hearing loss and balance disorders. Completes patient reports; educates patients/families; provides counseling and consultation services and presents lectures. Participates in patient rounds, risk management and research activities. Provides leadership to new employees, Audiology/Speech-Language Pathology students and ENT residents.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education & Experience

 

  • Current full registration with the College of Speech and Hearing Professionals of British Columbia.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to conduct and interpret Audiology assessments.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of hearing loss and associated causes.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply systems theory to practice in Audiology assessments and interventions.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of equipment and material used in the assessment and treatment of hearing disorders.
  • Basic knowledge of other health disciplines and their role in healthcare.
  • Basic knowledge of adult education principles, methods and tools.
  • Demonstrated ability to gather relevant data and make a multi-dimensional assessment.
  • Broad knowledge of research processes and methodology.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide effective consultation.
  • Demonstrated ability to adjust to unexpected events, problem-solve, set priorities and deal with conflict.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other healthcare professionals.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate (orally and in writing) and deal effectively with clients and their families, coworkers, physicians, other health care staff, and staff of external agencies. 
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and deliver presentations.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize workload.
  • Demonstrated ability to determine and deal effectively with urgent situations, patients/families/residents.
  • Demonstrated computer skills including the ability to effectively use a computerized client care information system.
  • Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.


The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.


***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

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