Communicative Disorders Assistant CDA

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Windsor

FunctionAbility Rehabilitation Services

Communicative Disorders Assistant (CDA) Job Description

Who Are We?

FunctionAbility Rehabilitation Services is an award-winning community-based private practice. We are an Accredited multidisciplinary rehabilitation firm that services clients in their home, school, and work settings. We provide services to adults and children in their homes and community. We are proud of our supportive vibrant culture and our passionate therapists that continue to provide focus and individualized care for our clients!

At FunctionAbility, we appreciate the importance of balancing work and family priorities. As a result, while you will be assigned a case load, its scheduling will be completely up to you hence providing for ample flexibility.

Many of our clients have neurogenic cognitive-communication disorders. They may also experience difficulties with fluency, voice, speech, and dysphagia. There will be extensive clinical training to ensure you are confident in your role.

Position Description:
The Communicative Disorders Assistant works under the direction of qualified speech-language pathologists. Responsibilities include facilitating the delivery of speech-language pathology treatment for our clients.
To support the recommendations made by speech-language pathologists regarding cognitive-communication disorders, language, dysphagia, speech, voice, and fluency.
Provides client and family-centred care, which is goal directed, evidence based and outcome oriented.
To plan creative and meaningful treatment activities that are individualized to meet a client’s needs and interests.
Records data relative to client performance and reports changes in client performance/status to the supervising speech-language pathologist.

Why FunctionAbility?
Autonomy over schedule and flexibility allowing for work-life balance.
Stability of working with a company with over 20 years’ experience.
New Education Funding.
Self-directed funding for mental health, wellness and/or retirement savings funding!
NEW Billing App to allow you to bill and dictate notes while in the community.
New Graduate Mentorship Program that includes 1:1 mentorship.
Paid Staff Meetings.
Paid monthly Supervision from an experienced SLP Supervisor.
Extended Health and Dental Benefits + Employee and Family Assistance Program.
Strong administrative/clinical/IT support.
Work within a collaborative, multidisciplinary environment.
Diverse Caseload.
Exciting company events (including our wonderful annual Retreat!).
Career Advancement Opportunities.

FunctionAbility would be a great fit for you if:
You are a motivated self-starter with superior technical, verbal and written communication skills;
You have great computer skills (i.e., ability to work in MS Word and Outlook);
You have great interpersonal skills and proven ability to work with different personality types;
You enjoy working both independently and as part of a team;
You are like many of our employees that value a supportive and inclusive work environment – you can read the reviews for yourself:

Qualifications:
Graduate of a Communicative Disorders Assistant program;
Registration with the Communicative Disorders Assistant Association of Canada (CDACC);
You have a valid Driver’s License and access to a vehicle; and
Proof of professional liability insurance

Job Type: Part-time

Benefits:
Company events
Dental care
Employee assistance program
Extended health care

Licence/Certification:
registration with the CDACC (required)
Driver’s License (required)

Work Location: In person

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