SLP Position with ChildStrive (Lynnwood)

We are currently seeking enthusiastic professionals to join our team as a Speech Language Pathologist

Position: Speech Language Pathologist

Location:  Lynnwood         |       Schedule: 1.0 FTE

Position Summary

Responsible for providing individual therapy and consultation services to young children who have delays in the areas of speech and language and feeding disorders, as well as other areas of development.  Emphasis on building parent capacity to provide support to their child’s area of concern during daily routines, using parent coaching strategies. Serves as primary coach (case manager) and acts as a Family Resources Coordinator for assigned cases. Provides early invention services in child and family’s natural environment in Snohomish County.  Maintains confidentiality of all information as required.

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology or Communication Disorders
  • Must be licensed to practice in Washington State.
  • Willingness to provide services in child’s natural environments.
  • Must possess a valid WA State Driver’s License, have automobile insurance, and be able to use own vehicle on the job with a mileage reimbursement.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA), preferred

About Our Organization

ChildStrive is a growing non-profit organization dedicated to serving our community.  Our mission is to advance the quality of life for ALL children, focusing primarily on children ages birth to three years with, or at risk of developmental delays and disabilities. Our vision is that all children will be ready to succeed in school and in life.  We utilize a parent coaching model empowering and enhancing families in their abilities to support the development of their children.   Our staff (therapists, educators, nurses and social workers) participates as members of small interdisciplinary teams of qualified professionals providing early childhood intervention and family support resources to our clients.

Learn more by visiting www.childstrive.org

To be considered email your resume and cover letter to employment@childstrive.org

Benefits

Join a team dedicated to changing the lives of others while enjoying excellent benefits which may include:

– Competitive wages                       – Health Insurance                                          – Paid Vacation

– Flexible Schedules                         – Dental Insurance                                          – Paid Sick Time

– 48 work weeks per year              -Matching 403(b) retirement plan               – Paid Holidays

*Eligibility dependent on minimum hours worked criteria

ChildStrive participates in the E-Verify program and is an equal opportunity employer

EEOC/AA – All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion or natural origin, creed, marital status, age, Vietnam era or other veterans’ status, or mental or physical handicap.

SLP Position in Natrona County School District (WY)

Looking for a job in Speech-Language Pathology?

Natrona County School District, located in Casper, Wyoming, is seeking a full time Speech-Language Pathologist for the 2016-2017 school year.

Benefits Include:

  • Retirement Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Sick Leave
  • Personal Leave
  • Competitive Salary
  • Continuing Education Opportunities

Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree
  • ASHA Certified (CF opportunities available)

Natrona County School District is committed to providing optimum learning opportunities for every child. We know that today’s students need far more than the traditional reading, writing, and arithmetic lessons. In NCSD, we strive to provide all students with optimum learning opportunities and the tools, skills, and knowledge they will need to be successful in the 21st century.

For more information go to www.natronaschools.org and click on the careers tab, or contact Ted Hanson or Norm Cox at (307) 253-4600.

To apply for this position please complete the online application process at www.natronaschools.org by clicking on the careers tab and going to the recruitment management link to create a username and password. In addition to this, please send a letter of interest and a resume to Ted Hanson or Norm Cox at 500 S. Jefferson, Casper, Wyoming 82601.

Tenure-track, Assistant Professor Faculty position in SLP at University of Arkansas

Faculty Position

Department of Audiology & Speech Pathology

College of Education and Health Professions at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock &

College of Health Related Professions at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Position: Applications are invited for a full-time, 12-month, tenure-track, assistant professor faculty position in speech-language pathology. The Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology is a consortium between the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR) and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Priority given to persons with expertise in adult medical speech-language pathology, e.g., dysphagia, motor speech disorders, cognitive communication disorders, voice, fluency, and AAC.  Salary will be dependent upon qualifications.

Responsibilities: Teaching undergraduate, M.S. and/or Ph.D. courses; developing and conducting programmatic research; seeking grant funding; mentoring student research; and providing university, community, professional service, and assisting with clinical education.

Minimum qualifications:  Ph.D. in Speech-language Pathology or closely related field (individuals within one year of completion of their doctoral degree requirements may be considered). Individuals with CCC-SLP and university teaching experiences are desired. It is essential that this individual possess strong research and grant writing skills, as well as strong interpersonal and organizational abilities.

Programs: The Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders (UALR), and two CAA-accredited graduate degree programs (UAMS)—a Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders (speech-language pathology) and a Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.). In addition, a Ph.D. degree program in Communication Sciences and Disorders is offered through an expanded consortium between UALR, UAMS, and the University of Central Arkansas (UCA), which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. For further information: http://healthprofessions.uams.edu/programs/audandspeechpathology/

UAMS is the state’s largest basic and applied research institution, providing outstanding clinical services through the main campus as well as eight regional centers. UAMS includes seven institutes of excellence (i.e., Aging, Cancer, Eye, Myeloma, Spine & Neurosciences, Psychiatric Research, and Translational Research) and houses the Brain Imaging Research Center (BIRC) and the Voice and Swallowing Center. UAMS is a certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center and is affiliated with the Central Arkansas Veterans Administration Hospital and Arkansas Children’s Hospital (both also located in Little Rock).

Little Rock is a progressive city which offers an excellent quality of life. In fall of 2013, Kiplinger’s rated Little Rock the #1 mid-sized city in the U.S. The capital city and North Little Rock  include art, music, and theatre venues, a symphony orchestra, outstanding restaurants, and museums. The William J. Clinton Presidential Center is also located in Little Rock near the beautiful Arkansas River. Central Arkansas is nationally known for hiking, fishing, camping and boating opportunities. See http://www.littlerock.com

To apply: Submit a current curriculum vitae and a letter of application. The names of at least three professional references should be submitted as part of the application. References will only be contacted for finalists and only with consent. The position is available beginning July 1, 2016. Electronic submission of materials are encouraged, and should be submitted to the Chair of the Search Committee.

Donna J. Kelly, Ph.D. (djkelly@ualr.edu)

UAMS/UALR Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology

2801 South University Avenue

Little Rock, AR 72204

Phone: (501) 569-3154   Fax: (501) 569-3157

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

UAMS and UALR are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employers.

Minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to full disclosure.

 The individual hired must have legal authority to work in the United States.

VA Seeks Student Volunteers

The VA Puget Sound is looking for 4 highly motivated and reliable undergraduate Speech Pathology students who are able to commit to one full year (minimum of 4 hours/week) of volunteering in our department. Successful applicants should be self-starting individuals capable of working independently, yet are comfortable asking for guidance when the time arises. Individuals will have the opportunity to interact not only with SLP clinicians, but with all levels of hospital staff. Including resident and attending doctors, nurses, radiology technician, PT’s, OT’s, nutrition, mailroom and warehouse staff.  Start date will be summer of 2016!

Position duties includes various administrative duties and clinician projects (i.e., assisting with appointment confirmation calls and/or prosthetic follow-up calls, scanning, copying, laminating, data input, and helping to manage our equipment inventory (AAC, alaryngeal, cognitive prosthetics). Position also includes direct patient care contact as we often need a second set of hands when we are performing a VFSS, FEES, Stroboscopy or even while changing a voice prosthesis on a patient with a laryngectomy. We “pay” the student volunteers with observational opportunities as well as access to our educational conferences or grand rounds on site.  Past volunteers have clocked over 100 observation hours!

Interested parties should email Amy.Gentzkow@va.gov with a short paragraph describing why they wish to volunteer at the VA by 05/11/16 as well as best dates/time for a phone call.

Amy Gentzkow, MA-CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathology Program Manager

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Office Phone:  206-764-2774

Pager:  206-416-1637

Fax:  206-764-2672

 

Seattle Division

1660 So. Columbian Way

Seattle, WA  98108

 

American Lake Division

9600 Veterans Drive

Tacoma, WA  98493

SLP CFY at Speech and Hearing Center of the Mid-South DBA Memphis Oral School for the Deaf

The Speech and Hearing Center of the Mid-South DBA Memphis Oral School for the Deaf is seeking a full-time SLP or CFY for the 2016-2017 academic school year to work with the pediatric population in a preschool and private practice setting. Within the preschool, the SLP is responsible for providing individual speech-language therapy and/or aural habilitation to all hearing impaired students. Within the private practice, the SLP is responsible for providing individualized speech-language therapy to children with or without hearing loss within the community. The Speech-Language Pathologist has the opportunity to collaborate with additional on-site Speech-Language Pathologists as well as on-site Audiologists. On site therapy materials and diagnostic materials are available.

The Speech and Hearing Center follows the year-round academic calendar of the Memphis Oral School for the Deaf which spans July-May. Staff and students attend 185 academic school days with 5 additional in-service days per calendar year.

Reimbursement is provided for ASHA membership fees, TN state licensure fees, and professional privilege tax.

Continuing education fees are provided.

Please contact Julie Ariemma for inquiries at jariemma@mosdkids.org; www.mosdkids.org

2 SLP Positions with Steilacoom School District (CFY Possible)

Steilacoom School District has an exceptional SLP team!  We have 2.0 full time positions for next year (the full team is 4.6 SLPs).

Our SLPs are a huge part of each of their school teams. They provide professional development to all staff, and at our last district-wide learning, one of our SLPs presented to nearly 60 teachers/administrators and classified staff on the topic of Theory of Mind.  Each SLP is issued an iPad, and also have easy access to evaluation tools.

Learn more about our district:
http://www.steilacoom.k12.wa.us/site/default.aspx?PageID=1

Apply as soon as possible!

https://steilacoomjobs.hrmplus.net/JobOpenings.aspx

Seeking Mother’s Helper

We are looking for a mother’s helper 3 days a week (about 15 hours) for a 2.5 year old boy and on the rare occasion, a 10 month old girl. We would love someone that has previous experience with toddlers with sensory issues and speech/language struggles. The ideal person would be funny, creative, caring, and to not be afraid of a tantrum or two. Responsibilities include playing at home, going to the park, and the occasional outing.  NO housework, NO driving, ONLY playtime! Days of the week are flexible, as are times of day, however we want the schedule to be consistent week to week.  Must be willing to submit to a background check and to sit in on one or two speech therapy sessions in an effort to understand some of the tools we use. Capitol Hill.  Pay dependent on experience.  If interested please submit a cover letter and resume to cbellep@gmail.com.

SLP for Inpatient in Yuma, AZ offering mentorship for new grads

Inpatient 41 bed acute inpatient rehab hospital with an onsite outpatient facility. We are stroke and hip fracture certified through the Joint Commission.

We offer mentorship to new grads and have experienced staff they can learn from.

Diagnoses include CVA, TBI, Parkinson’s, some dementia and the occasional hip fracture/knee replacements that may be confused. We see a variety of dysphagia, aphasia, cognition, voice typically.  We have FEES equipment. We also have VitalStim. We have a variety of diagnostic tools such as WAB, Boston, CLQT, RIPA-G and treatment materials available as well.

Our friendly therapists have a wide range of experience and are teamwork oriented. The majority of our population is adult/geriatric with a variety of neurological and orthopedic diagnoses.

Competitive salary based on experience, sign on bonus is $10,000 paid after 90 days of employment, and student loan reimbursement is $10,000 for outstanding student loans can be applied for.  Employees can apply for another 10K for student loans at the end of their 2 year commitment.

We also offer up to $2,500 per year of reimbursement for CEU’s.  Plus we reimburse for license application/renewal.

Full benefits start the first day of work:

Medical & Dental Insurance

Vision insurance

Short and Long Term Disability Insurance

Life Insurance

401K plan is matched 50% up to 6% contribution. You are vested after 3 years

25 days of paid time off annually plus 7 holidays off and 2 days for continuing education. That is 34 days off each year with 25 of them rolling over.

25 days off per year, plus two education days per year.

Yuma is located 2.5 hours from Phoenix and 2.5 hours from San Diego.  Surrounded by small mountains, we are close enough to ski slopes for a weekend trip.  We have sand dunes for recreational sports (they are the dunes in Star Wars and Space Balls).  We are minutes from Mexico.  Yuma is the 3rd fastest growing city in the US and recently rated the 3rd most desirable place to live in the country.

We hold the record for the most recorded hours of sunshine in a year, in the world!  Summers are definitely warm, but with the low humidity and close proximity to water sports at the Colorado River, we stay nice and cool.  The winter here is beautiful.  No coats required and outdoor activities are a must.

 

Email resume:  pam@murdockrecruiting.com

The Eye & Ear Clinic is seeking a full-time Audiologist position – Wenatchee, WA

Nestled just past the base of the Cascade Mountain Range and along the Columbia River, the privately owned Eye & Ear Clinic has served Central Washington for over 60 years. We take great pride in our Audiology Department and the Audiologists who work for us. We are looking for an outstanding and caring Clinical Audiologist to join us in serving our patients. Professional services include: testing, evaluating, counseling and prescribing treatment for hearing disorders for patients of all ages. In addition, providing a full range of diagnostic and rehabilitative services. Please see the complete job description at www.eyeandearclinic.com.

Diane Peterson, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Director of Human Resources

Eye & Ear Clinic of Wenatchee

T: 509.662.7143 x279 F: 509.667.7915

Tenure Track Assistant Professor in SLP and AuD position at Iona College – New Rochelle, NY

THE POSITION:

Iona College’s Speech Communication Studies Department offers both undergraduate and graduate programs in communication sciences and disorders. Faculty members are expected to teach four (4) classes each semester and are expected to pursue an active research agenda as well as meeting college service obligations in the department, campus-wide, in our on-campus Speech and Hearing Clinic, and within the community.  Faculty will also be required to advise. The successful candidate must have earned a Ph.D. in Speech and Language Pathology by August 2016. The candidate should be familiar with ASHA guidelines and must have strong clinical skills.

Required Qualifications:

  • A doctorate in communication sciences and disorders by August 2016.
  • Evidence of potential for effective teaching, research initiatives, and scholarly engagements.
  • Preferred candidate would have a background in voice, fluency disorders, or medical speech pathology but a generalist will also be considered.
  • Preferred candidates will hold a certificate in clinical competence in accordance with ASHA and licensure
  • Graduate teaching experience preferred.

Instructions to Applicants:
Screening of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Please submit a letter of application, current vita, complete contact information, statement of research interests, a teaching philosophy, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Diane Ferrero-Paluzzi, Chair
Speech Communication Studies Department
Iona College
715 North Avenue
New Rochelle, NY 10801
dferrero-paluzzi@iona.edu