Speech Language Pathologist

Children's Specialized Hospital Clifton , NJ 07015

Posted 3 months ago

Job Summary

Provides direct patient care services to individuals exhibiting communication and or swallowing disorders. Coordinates services with other health professionals. May assist in the training and supervision of students.

Essential Job Functions

  • Delivers effective therapeutic services that are relevant to population served and remains knowledgeable of current techniques.

  • Communicates Speech-Language evaluations on population served that accurately and efficiently identifies strengths and needs in the area being evaluated. Effectively communicates this information in verbal and written forms.

  • Completes Basic Competencies of the population currently serving as indicated on the Competency criteria for Speech & Hearing Dept., and hospital competencies.

  • Meets productivity demands by seeking out opportunities within the entire dept when cancellations, no shows and low census occur.

  • Effectively shares information regarding therapy/evaluation techniques and/or hospital procedures with students, volunteers, CFY's and peers.

  • Participates in projects for the department that are consistent with department and hospital goals and missions.

  • Communicates job specific concerns and participates in developing solutions.

  • Provides in service training to staff and community as requested and completes training commencert with state license laws.

  • Completes written work in a timely manner relevant to evaluation, therapy and patient coordination and the content of written material meets ASHA specifics.

This is a part time position Requirements Formal Education and Job-Related Experience

  • Thorough knowledge of the theoretical principles and clinical application employed in the diagnosis and management of various communication and swallowing disorders. Knowledge of normal development is desirable. Tact, initiative and judgment in the performance of duties. Member of ASHA required.

Certification

  • Certificate of Clinical Competence from American Speech-Language-Hearing Association or eligible. Speech Correctionist or Speech-Language Specialist Certificate. AHA BLS Provider Certification required.

License

  • NJ State Speech-Language Pathology License or eligible.

Education and Experience

  • Additional Comments
  • Masters Degree in Speech Language Pathology. Completion of the national examination if beginning Clinical Fellowship Year affiliation. Evidence of continuing education is necessary to meet licensing requirements. Student clinical experience in pediatrics; rehabilitation experience desirable.

Job Specific Contacts

  • Direct contact with patients, families, nursing, therapists and other health professionals.

Physical Demands

  • Therapy office, therapy suit, inpatient nursing areas or outpatient areas.

Working Environment

  • Additional Comments
  • Physical stamina for lifting and therapeutic handling of patients.

Job Provides Direction To

  • May provide direction to graduate students.

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

  • Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

  • The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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