Nova Scotia Hearing and Speech Centres (NSHSC) provides audiology services to Nova Scotians of all ages, and speech-language pathology services to preschool children and adults. NSHSC is funded by the NS Government to deliver integrated and standardized provincial services across 34 clinical sites, located in 24 communities. Nationally certified Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists, with support from Communication Disorder Technicians and Administrative Support Professionals, provide core services (prevention, diagnosis, and treatment), develop and monitor provincial clinical standards, and collaborate with partners to deliver a number of special programs (e.g., Autism, Stroke, Cochlear Implant). Established in 1963, NSHSC works to prevent and reduce the impact of communication disorders for Nova Scotians.
We reguarly recruit for permanent and temporary speech-language pathologist, audiologist and technician positions to provide services to a variety of areas in Nova Scotia. Successful speech-language pathologist and audiologist applicants will possess a master’s degree in speech-language pathology or audiology and be certified with Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC) or eligible for certification. Successful technicians will have completed a Communication Disorders Technician formal training program (or equivalent) and be familiar with the SAC Guidelines for Supportive Personnel.
NSHSC is fully accredited with consistent standards of clinical practice throughout the province. Our services are well established and integrated within communities. We offer a strong professional network across the province that supports active staff leadership in strategic planning and clinical program development. Competitive salaries and opportunities for professional development and caseload specialization make NSHSC a vibrant and rewarding workplace.
If you are interested in pursuing a career with Nova Scotia Hearing and Speech Centres, please contact:
Human Resources Consultant
Nova Scotia Hearing and Speech Centres
5657 Spring Garden Road, Suite 401, Box 120
Halifax, NS B3J 3R4