Category Archives: Employment

A Step Ahead: SLP position in early intervention (WA)

Speech Language Pathologists: Find your home here!

For more than 20 years, A Step Ahead has been one of the region’s most progressive early support programs for infants and toddlers who have one or more developmental delays.

Our innovative work is the result of skilled staff, collaborative teams and a shared commitment to never give up on any child. We uncover the potential of every child we serve and foster an environment where you can uncover your potential, too.

If you’re inspired by children and motivated by tenacious and talented peers, apply today. We promise you’ll find joy and laughter working with amazing families and children – and a team that supports you and each other.

Our current positions include:

Speech Language Pathologist

A Step Ahead is recruiting a fun-loving Speech Language Pathologist to join our growing team of early intervention providers. Work with infants and toddlers and their caregivers in the home environment to improve speech, language, and feeding skills. Serving the Bethel, Franklin Pierce, Puyallup, Orting, and Eatonville School Districts, we offer a flexible and positive working environment, where you’ll be part of a dynamic, committed multidisciplinary staff.

Duties include:

  • Assessment and evaluation
  • Development of treatment plans and home programs
  • Assisting in the development of Individual Family Service Plans
  • Participation in multidisciplinary planning and teams


  • Prefer ASHA certification but will consider a Clinical Fellow for the right candidate.
  • Experience with children under the age of 5 and a wide range of diagnoses including Autism, genetic disorders, medically fragile, and motor-speech disorders, strongly preferred.
  • We prefer a full-time candidate but will consider part-time for the right person.


  • Medical, dental and life insurance
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) (Following a successful 6-month orientation period)
  • Cell phone allowance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Flexible schedules
  • Salaried position
  • Professional development allowance (Following a successful 6-month orientation period, $350 yearly + additional monies if approved)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, genetic information, or the use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a disabled person.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $72,000.00 – $84,000.00 per year


David Pozolinski

Executive Director

A Step Ahead in Pierce County

Clinical Speech-Language Pathology Supervisor in Adult and Neurogenic Language Disorders (IA)

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders have an outstanding opportunity for a part-time (50%) Clinical Speech-Language Pathologist to provide direct services and supervise MA-SLP students in the area of adult neurogenic language disorders. This position is located in the Wendell Johnson Speech and Hearing Clinic, a thriving clinic that maintains active collaborations with the Veterans Administration Hospital and the UIHC Departments of Otolaryngology, Neurology, and Neurosurgery. Situated in a highly ranked and rigorous academic program, the position may include additional collaborative opportunities in research and/or direct clinical service provision. The ideal candidate will be interested in taking their clinical practice to the next level and passing their expertise on to the next generation of clinicians.

More information available on our website.

The Airplane Spoon: Clinical Fellow Speech-Language Pathologist CF SLP – Pediatric Feeding & Communication (CA)

$2,500 Sign-On Bonus!

The Airplane Spoon, a new pediatric private practice located in the San Francisco Bay area (Menlo Park) is growing and looking to hire a Clinical Fellow (CF) Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP).


The Airplane Spoon provides therapy services to children (primarily birth – 6) and their families, with an emphasis on the development of early communication, language, speech, feeding/swallowing, and oral motor skills, as well as providing developmental evaluations and delivering parent coaching support.

Our services are provided through a dual-home model.  Sessions are shared between the families’ homes and The Airplane Spoon’s physical location in Menlo Park – which is designed to look and feel like a home for the children’s and families’ comfort and benefit.


This CF position is specifically designed to support you as a new clinician!

  • A thorough onboarding and orientation process

  • Ample initial observations to build your skills and confidence to take on your own clients

  • Weekly ongoing mentor meetings with your supervisor

  • Robust continuing education trainings provided

We are looking for someone who is passionate about the field and has lots of ideas! Also, there are many opportunities for growth and development, both clinically and administratively.


The Airplane Spoon has designed its model and approach to give the best not only to the children and families we serve, but also to our clinicians.

  • Small full-time caseloads (20-30 families max)

  • Few sessions per day (~4-6 sessions max)

  • Intentional gap scheduling (30 min. between sessions) to allow for notes and planning

  • No insurance billing administrative work

  • Integration of current evidence-based practice and ongoing improvements to clinical approach

  • Flexible scheduling


  • Provide both individual and group therapy sessions

  • Children average age range 0 – 6

  • Conduct both clinic-based and home-based sessions (home-based only 1 week a month)

  • Conduct comprehensive developmental assessments and write reports

  • Must act as a Mandated Reporter, and responsible to report any known or suspected adult/child abuse


  • Master’s degree from accredited institution in Speech Language Pathology

  • Valid License from CA Speech Language Pathology and Audiology Board (or in the process of obtaining state license)

  • Preferred clinical experience in early intervention,  AAC, oral-motor, feeding/swallowing

  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured

  • Proof of negative TB test results

  • Verification of physical clearance

  • Passing a criminal fingerprint clearance

  • Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination and Flu vaccination

  • Possesses and maintains current Infant Child First Aid / CPR certification


  • Competitive health benefits

  • Free continuing education classes offered on-site

  • Educational reimbursement and ongoing professional development and growth opportunities.

  • Self-care bonus

  • Paid sick leave

  • Paid vacation

We work to maintain the best possible environment for all members of our staff and clients, where people can learn and grow with The Airplane Spoon. We strive to provide a collaborative and creative environment where each member is encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning, and culture.

For more information about The Airplane Spoon, please visit our website at

To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to Sarina Murrell at

Highline School District Jobs

Highline is looking to hire three full-time SLPs for the 2022-2023 school year. If you have any students who are interested in applying, please pass on the link below.

SLP Inpatient Job

Job Posting: SLP for Inpatient Rehab in Yuma, AZ – with mentorship program

Inpatient 51 bed acute inpatient rehab hospital that provides a higher level of comprehensive rehabilitation services with all the most innovative equipment and the latest technology with an experienced staff to mentor a new grad.

We are accredited by The Joint Commission. In addition to caring for general rehabilitation diagnoses such as orthopedic, amputation, pulmonary rehab, brain injury, multi-trauma, neurological disorders, cardiac rehab, dysphagia, rheumatoid disorders, myopathy, and industrial rehab, we offer a specialized inpatient program for stroke.

As part of our hospital team, you will experience a therapy-focused environment which includes:

  1. Cutting edge rehabilitation technology including robotics, biofeedback, and functional electric stimulation systems.
  2. Spacious and functional work areas designed for patients and clinicians.
  3. Strong leadership and training through mentorships, promotional opportunities, and continuing education.
  4. The most comprehensive and extensive patient education tools in the industry.
  5. Use of evidence and outcomes to continually assess and improve our programs.

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.

·         We offer a competitive salary 
·         Relocation Assistance
·         $10,000 sign on bonus
·         CEU Reimbursement
·         Full benefits start the first day of work

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

Yuma holds 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, residents stay nice and cool. The winter is beautiful– no coats required, and outdoor activities are a must.

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Greetings from the Douglas Education Service District in beautiful Southern Oregon!

We are on a quest to find SLPs/CFs to join our K-12 team serving schools in the rural wine country of Douglas County, Oregon.  Our program offers superior supervision and a wrap-around support system via strong mentorship plans.  Here are some of the fantastic things we have going for our team of SLPs, SLPAs, and Speech IAs:

  • Tailored caseload/workload to highlight strengths
  • Pearson’s QGlobal/QInteractive assessment resources
  • Memberships to LessonPix, Ultimate SLP, and Everyday Speech
  • Access to Teachers Pay Teachers
  • Bonuses for multi-year contracts, bilingual, or mentor/leadership
  • Team mindset
  • Regular department and team meetings