Back to Search Print Posting
This Posting is no longer active.

Pediatrician – Learning and Development Alberta Health Services, Edmonton Zone

Part Time Practice
East Edmonton Health Centre
2017-11-03  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.

Pediatrician – Learning and Development

Alberta Health Services, Edmonton Zone

Alberta Health Services, Departments of Addiction & Mental Health and Child Health in partnership with the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Psychiatry, and Pediatrics is inviting applications from pediatricians with expertise in Developmental Pediatrics.

Alberta Health Services is Canada’s largest and only province-wide health service provider, providing care for more than 3 million people. Our multi-disciplinary teams consisting of nursing, psychiatry, psychology, occupational therapy, social work, education, and speech language pathology provide education and assistance for more than 1.2 million people in Edmonton and surrounding areas.

This is a part time position 0.2-0.4 FTE where the physician will work within a multi-disciplinary team that includes a child psychiatrist, developmental pediatricians, psychologists, nurses, social workers and occupational therapists. The clinic provides assessment and short-term treatment for school-aged children with learning difficulties co-occuring with mental health concerns that impede the child's ability to succeed in their school setting. The clinic works closely with school jurisdictions and family physicians to facilitate transitioning from the clinic back to primary care and classroom settings.

Candidates must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and have additional certification or experience in Developmental Pediatrics. Candidates must also be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

To apply, qualified candidates are asked to submit their curriculum vitae with the names of three references to:

Christine Mummery,

Director, Children, Youth and Families, Addiction and Mental Health

This position is not sponsorship eligible

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hire on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified men and women, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Aboriginal persons.

AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committed
to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!

All new offers of employment are subject to a Criminal Records Check satisfactory to the employer.
This information is collected by the authority of the Protection For Person In Care Act (Section 10(4)).