Communicative Disorders Assistant

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Date Posted: 12/15/2023

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Reference No.: 2023-1321

Position Type: Permanent

Closing the Gap Healthcare (CTG) is dedicated to providing Canadians with the highest level of care across a wide range of home and community settings.


We are looking for Communicative Disorders Assistants (CDA) who have a passion for working with children and can provide support to our Speech Language Pathologists within our School-Based Rehabilitation Program. Our next Communicative Disorders Assistant will thrive in a culture made for caring and are excited by the idea of being a part of a collaborative team.


This is a fantastic opportunity for Communicative Disorders Assistants to truly make a difference in their community. You will truly be able to make a difference in someone’s life, and if you have a passion for building strong rapport and relationships within a team environment, then this role will be right up your alley.


We are currently hiring full time positions based at our Toronto office, with openings in Scarborough, Etobicoke, and Toronto.


This position may appeal to you if:

  • You enjoy flexible working hours. Now more than ever, having flexibility to meet other life commitments is important. At CTG you are able to manage your schedule to achieve that balance.
  • You are seeking to work with an experienced team of Speech Language Pathologists (S-LPs). Learn from the best while working with a dedicated and knowledgeable team
  • You are looking for a chance to work with children with diverse needs in a stimulating environment. Every day will be different, and the opportunities for learning are vast.
  • You are looking for a positive culture that provides discipline specific professional support and education. At CTG we encourage and celebrate lifelong learning


Skills needed for success:

  • Communicative Disorders Assistant (CDA) graduate certificate is required
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of direct CDA experience
  • Previous experience in Pediatric setting is preferred
  • Member of the Communicative Disorders Assistant Association (CDAAC) considered an asset
  • You are a highly energetic and enthusiastic individual who loves to work in a collaborative and dynamic environment with changing priorities.
  • Highly organized, with ability to multitask conflicting priorities.
  • You have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders and work within a multidisciplinary team
  • Must have a current valid G2/G driving license and access to a reliable insured vehicle.
  • Ability to speak French would be considered an asset.



What you can expect:

As a member of Closing the Gap Healthcare’s Team Made for Caringtm, you can expect:

  • Competitive total compensation package
  • Group benefits including medical and dental
  • Generous Vacation package
  • In depth training and orientation to set you up for success
  • A culture of performance recognition and appreciation
  • A commitment to excellence


Who we are:

Closing the Gap Healthcare (CTG) is proud to be a Canadian-owned, award-winning, fully accredited and publicly-funded organization.


We are A Team Made for CaringTM dedicated to providing people of all ages the highest level of care across a wide range of home, community-based, and clinic healthcare services. Our philosophy and care approach are based on ethical principles and compassion, together with our commitment to meet the highest practice standards.


The Not So Fine Print:

We are excited you are considering applying to become a valued member of our “Team Made for Caring”.


This position is open to individuals who are eligible to work in Canada, and who meet all the essential requirements stated above. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process as required under the CTG Accessibility policy.


Closing the Gap is committed to a high-quality and safe environment for our team members and clients/families. At Closing the Gap, we strongly encourage all new hires to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza as unvaccinated team members put themselves, co-workers, their clients, their client’s families, and CTG’s communities at unnecessary risk.


Closing the Gap is committed to the success of all its team members. If you feel you need accommodations because of illness or disability, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources at at your earliest convenience.

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to build a career in an innovative and dynamic organization, submit your resume by clicking on Apply Now below. 
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Closing the Gap Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer.