Under general supervision of Therapy Manager, provides in-home or clinic based intervention for children with developmental delays, disabilities, and/or autism spectrum disorders.
Assesses, evaluates, and consults on child’s developmental progress using discipline-specific assessment tools.
Develops individual client goals and treatment plan based upon child and family’s needs.
Completes billing in a timely manner
Responsible for meeting productivity requirements for billable sessions.
Provides suggestions and educational materials through written and verbal communication to their parents/care providers.
Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team at Easter Seals as well as other providers who support that child.
Supports parents in learning ways to foster their child’s unique development.
Provides other resources and makes referrals to other support services as needed.
Completes necessary documentation within required time frame, including treatment notes and progress reports.
Remains current regarding new research, current trends and developments in special education and related fields.
Attends staff meetings, in-services, trainings, and other meetings as requested.
Completes additional job duties as assigned by Supervisors/Management.
Attaining and achieving position competencies in relation to role responsibilities.
Minimum Education, Experience & Training Equivalent to:
Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology.
Two or more years of related experience preferred; strong CF candidates considered for some locations
Understanding of typical development
Experience working with children with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities
Some programs require at least one year experience working with children under the age of three years.
Home based therapists must be able to travel to multiple work sites, requiring reliable transportation needed as well as proof of valid driver license, current auto insurance identification card, and an acceptable driving record per NIAC standards
What does ESBA have to offer?
We provide paid, evidence-based training and on-going developmental opportunities
Solid support system and environment for employees
Flexible work schedules
Competitive salary including a consistent hourly rate and reimbursement for phone, car and other expenses
In addition to the above, ESBA also offers the following benefits to their eligible employees:
A generous Paid time off (Vacation, Sick, Holidays)
Paid drive time & mileage for home based therapists
Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, & Vision)
Flex Spending Account (FSA) for dependent care
Flex Spending Account (FSA) for medical expenses
Life and AD&D, and LTD
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Payroll direct deposit
New employee bonus referral
A purpose behind your paycheck!
Easterseals Bay Area is an equal opportunity employer.
Additional Salary Information: Full-time or Part-time; may vary at these office locations; Burlingame, Fairfield, Hayward, Oakland, San Jose, Santa Rosa
Easterseals Bay Area (ESBA)
Since 1927, Easterseals Bay Area (ESBA) has been leading the way to ensure individuals and families affected by disabilities can live, learn, work and play to their full potential. Headquartered in Pleasant Hill, CA and with nine sites throughout the Bay Area, ESBA, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, serves 24 counties in Northern California, and is an affiliate of E...asterseals Inc. which assists more than a million people through a nationwide network. ESBA provides individual behavioral services to approximately 3,500 clients with developmental disabilities and special needs, and has a specific expertise in serving clients diagnosed with autism.
ESBA is both a provider of services and, more importantly to its growth, a manager of a network of providers for those diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
ESBA strives to improve the quality of life for the clients they serve and their families by providing the most advanced and comprehensive treatment services focused on evidence-based interventions. Key services provided include Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA), therapeutic services, early childhood services, and comprehensive autism services.
Mission: Leading the way to ensure individuals and families affected by disabilities can live, learn, work, and play to their full potential.
Purpose: Changing the way the world defines views and treats disabilities so that every person can achieve their full potential.
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 191,500 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.