Audiologist Position with Key Hearing – Renton, WA

Full-time Audiologist – Renton, WA

Key Hearing and Balance utilizes state of the art audiology and vertigo testing hardware and equipment. This paired with our highly skilled, patient-oriented staff allows us to offer the most comprehensive audiology, balance and hearing disorder services in the Western Washington region.

We are currently seeking an additional audiologist to join our team in Renton, WA. The audiologist will provide hearing aid testing, selection and fitting to all populations, ABR, VNG and other tests as needed. The audiologists advises patients about test results, which solutions best meet their hearing care needs, and reviews pricing and sale of hearing aids as a part of the patient education process.

Key Hearing and Balance offers a competitive salary and benefits package which includes medical insurance, paid vacation and paid sick leave.

If you are an outgoing, positive, and dedicated individual who is committed to helping the hearing impaired, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your cover letter and CV to careers@fuelmedical.com.

Renton, WA, is situated on the southeast shore of Lake Washington, 11 miles southeast of Seattle. Renton’s claim to fame has long been Boeing, but a growing number of manufacturing, technology, and health care companies are based in this fast-growing metropolis, which currently ranks as the 8th largest city in Washington. Much of its newfound popularity can be attributed to a revitalized downtown, excellent schools, and stunning views of the Cascades and Mount Rainier. Cultural and outdoor activities abound: residents enjoy birdwatching at the Black River Riparian Forest and Wetland, swimming at the Henry Moses Aquatic Center (which boasts a wave machine and water slide and is open year-round), catching a show at the Civic Theatre, or grabbing a latte and checking out art exhibits or poetry readings at the Liberty Café. Even your four-legged friend will be happy to frolic at the Cedar River Dog Park. With a bevy of restaurants featuring fresh seafood and local cuisine, a legendary coffee scene, and a temperate climate year-round, Renton is a place you’ll be happy to call home!

 

 

Mother’s Morning Helper

Are you studying early childhood education and need some experience and extra money for books?

Fun little family seeks a long term “mother’s morning helper” to get our days off to a good start! Each day I get the kids started on the morning routine, but I need someone who can help them finish breakfast, get dressed, and drop the kids off at their daycare and put them on the bus (that comes to our front door)

We are: A single mom and three little boys living in NW Seattle.

You are: Experienced with toddlers or preschoolers: reliable, consistent, and an excellent communicator; able to provide references. You have a clean driving record. Strong preference for someone who lives close enough that traffic is unlikely to be an obstacle.

Details: Monday-Friday 7-8:30am beginning Monday July 30 and long term. (7.5hours/week) If you are willing to provide an extra couple of hours of help we can get it to 10hrs/week

If you are interested: Please email me and availability at 4Everjenshutts@gmail.com

Click on “Mother Morning Helper” for flyer and picture.

Thank you!
Mother Morning Helper 

Full time SLP Job Opportunity with Kids At Play Therapy – Federal Way and Puyallup, WA

Kids At Play Therapy, private pediatric clinic with sites in Federal Way and Puyallup, is looking  to add a full time SLP.  New graduates interested in working in pediatrics are encouraged to apply. 

The ideal candidate is:

·         A positive, team player that enjoys a fast paced environment

·         Playful, energetic and dynamic

·         Able to communicate well, willing to share ideas and help solve problems

 

Kids at Play Therapy

·         is a fast paced and dynamic environment.

·         offers the therapist opportunities to utilize a variety of treatment approaches with a diverse case load

·         fosters program development and on-going professional growth is encouraged and supported.

·         Offers a competitive salary and benefit package,  

 

Please send a resume and a cover letter to Tanya@kidsatplaytherapy.com.  Or visit us at our website, www.kidsatplaytherapy.com/ contact us for an online application option

Communication Partner Job Opportunity – Ravenna, WA

Job opportunity

Looking for student to read/discuss  the New York Times to a sight impaired woman.  My 95 year-old mother with mild expressive aphasia remains cognitively intact but macular degeneration has left her unable to read her favorite newspaper.  We are looking for someone to spend 1-1.5 hours twice a week at her home at Ida Culver House Ravenna.  Excellent opportunity for a speech therapy student to  learn from an interesting older woman who has traveled the world.  Her long-time speech therapist will  provide background re her communication.

We will compensate on an hourly basis plus transportation time and costs at a rate to be determined. Hours can be arranged; early afternoons likely to be the best. Must be available through the summer.

Respond to drgenephilly@gmail.com with brief statement of interest and resume or a little about yourself and your interests.

Preferred names now available for redesigned Husky Card

Preferred names now available for redesigned Husky Card

All University of Washington students and employees now have the option to include their preferred name on their Husky Card, which is also being redesigned with a new look.

The UW ID Center is offering free card exchanges from April 2 through June 1 to those who would like their preferred name listed. After this limited time waiver period, the standard $25 replacement fee for name change reprints of Husky Cards will be in effect.

Allowing faculty, staff and students to have the name they wish to be called on their Husky Card supports the UW’s goal of creating a welcoming and respectful community. For more information on preferred names, visit registrar.washington.edu/students/preferred-names.

Exchanging your Husky Card
If you would like to receive an updated card, please first update your preferred name on identity.uw.edu. After two business days, UW students and employees who already have a Husky Card can visit one of our ID Center locations to exchange their card. Your current, active Husky Card must be turned in to receive a replacement during and after the waiver period.

U-PASS holders should allow 24-48 hours for their new card to begin working on transit.

New card design 
dubs_imageBeginning this April the UW will use a new, unified card design for the Seattle, Bothell and Tacoma campuses, including UW Medical Center and Harborview Medical Center. The SafeCampus phone number will be printed on the back of all cards to help promote community safety. New employees and students, as well as those exchanging cards to have their preferred name listed, will receive cards with the new design.

For additional information about exchanging your Husky Card, visit
hfs.uw.edu/Husky-Card-Services/FAQ.

School SLP Position with HealthPRO-Heritage – Tacoma, WA

Overview:

We are looking for a school-based speech language pathologist to join our team in the Tacoma, WA area!

At HealthPro Heritage we hire people who share our vision, who work diligently and provide the kind of care that will help change patient’s lives for the better. As an Associate, your dedication and commitment deserve respect and recognition. If you’re looking for a career and straightforward and realistic ‘care’ expectations, maybe it’s time to look at our company.

The primary purpose of the School Based Speech Language Pathologist position is diagnostic assessment and therapeutic treatment of pediatric students in a school setting, who demonstrate speech, language and swallowing deficits with the goal of helping them reach their maximum performance potential within an educational model of practice.

Responsibilities:

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS:

The following is a list of specific duties, which are considered to be essential functions of this job. The list is not exhaustive as all duties are subject to change. This is consistent with our need to be flexible and responsive to the needs of our customers, patients, co-workers and associated policies. The employee who occupies this position is expected to assume any/all duties assigned by management, irrespective of whether such duties are specifically included in this list. While an effort has been made to thoroughly describe the customary manner in which this job is performed, reasonable accommodation will be made upon notification, for qualified individuals with disabilities who may not be able to perform the job in the manner indicated.

  • Provides speech therapy services to patients and initiates referrals when appropriate and in accordance with Speech Therapy Department Procedures.
  • Conducts screenings of residents at regular intervals to determine need for interventions/treatment.
  • Evaluates residents to obtain data necessary for treatment planning and implementation. Conducts specialized evaluations as indicated.
  • Obtains appropriate physician’s orders/documentation for treatment.
  • Interprets and communicates evaluation findings to patients, families, and other team members.
  • Develops treatment plan by identifying a target list, including short and long term goals and methods to achieve identified goals.
  • Coordinates, implements, and conducts treatment and plans with patients, family, and other team members.
  • Provides treatments designed to enhance oral range of motion, as well as laryngeal and swallowing capabilities to guide patients towards maximum restoration of swallowing function.
  • Provides instruction and therapeutic techniques for expressive/receptive language and articulation skills.
  • Assesses the need and makes recommendations for assistive devices, technology, augmentation and/or communication devices and follows up as needed.
  • Monitors patient’s response to intervention and modifies treatment as indicated to attain goals in accordance with plan and physician orders.
  • Develops appropriate home or programming within the community to maintain and enhance the performance of the patient in their environment.
  • Willingness to work with severely physically, emotionally and cognitively compromised patients.

Qualifications:

Experience/Experience Required

  •  Master’s Degree in Speech and Language Therapy.
  • Hold a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech- Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) credential offered by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
  • Must hold a current license in the state of practice or a valid type 10 or be eligible for licensure through completion of the Clinical Fellowship Year
  • Assumes responsibility for ongoing continuing education and professional development

For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://social.icims.com/job/School-Speech-Language-Pathologist-SLP-Job-US-WA-Lacey-20839056.html?isd_source=web&isd_pub=2567484 

 

 

 

Job Opportunity – Companion Care Needed Summer 2018

Help Wanted

Companion Care Needed

Summer 2018

(Flexible Hours, Part-Time up to 30 hours/week)

 

We are looking for an individual who is energetic, positive, and sensitive who can provide companionship for young adult girl with special needs. Part time, 6-8 hours on Tuesdays and/or Fridays, additional days and times are available.  Preferred candidates will have experiences working with children or young adults with disability.

Responsibilities

Overall responsibility is to provide a safe, positive environment through companionship and support.  Responsibilities include support and coaching in activities of daily living such as meal preparation, meal cleanup, and laundry.  Responsibilities also included provide companionship and assistance for activities such as shopping, day camps, swimming, and yoga.  Must have access to a car to be able to drive to activities.

Qualifications

Attending college or college graduate

Non-Smoker

Able to Provide Transportation

Prior experience working with special needs a plus

 

Time Frame

June – September 2018, availability during 2018-19 school year a plus

 

Location

NE Seattle – Bryant/Ravenna neighborhood

 

Contact

Susan at 206-293-8388