Speech-Language Pathologist Full Time - Greater Seattle Area
Evergreen Speech & Hearing Clinic
January 10, 2018
Join our team! Evergreen Speech & Hearing Clinic, Inc., is looking for a full-time Speech-Language Pathologist to be part of an established and highly qualified team. Candidates should be willing to use evidence-based treatment, self-motivated, organized, and be able to work both alone and in a team setting.
Evergreen is looking for practitioners who believe that the patient’s outcome and progress are paramount. It is important that the applicants show a willingness to learn and help develop the clinic’s programs to bring it to the next level.
Those who apply should possess a Masters Degree in Speech-Language Pathology (CF’s are also encouraged to apply). Basic computer skills, a commitment to learning and excellence and program development are all essential tools.
Purpose Provide evaluative, therapeutic and consultative services for children and adults with speech, language, cognitive and/or hearing delays, disorders or differences. Participate as a member of the speech team in program development.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities Duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to the following: Clinical Responsibilities • Collaborate with staff and co-treating clinicians on a daily basis • Assess patient’s developmental level of functioning in order to design and implement treatment plan • Develop an individualized plan of care catered to each patients needs • Conduct formal evaluations • Prepare progress reports • Review medical reports • Maintain accurate records of contact with each patient • Communicate with primary care givers as needed about therapy plan and other therapeutic interventions • Utilize, maintain and perform quality assurance audits, and provide recommendations for procedural improvements. • Provide services with a caring, empathetic manner, holding to the highest professional, ethical and legal standards • Independently makes decisions with some direction by program director • Maintain at least 10 hours of continued education per year and register for ASHA CEU’s
Business Development • Promotes program and business development • Participates in group discussions/meetings/presentations • Builds professional relationships through society functions and organizational meetings and events • Meets productivity standards set by clinic director
Required Education & Experience • Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology (in fulfillment of the requirements of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association) • Experience work with children and adults with speech, language, cognitive and/or hearing delays, disorders or differences
Minimum Prerequisites • Professional appearance and manner • Pass Washington State criminal history and background check • Be able to lift 15-25 pounds
Evergreen Speech & Hearing Clinic is a full service private practice in Bellevue, Kirkland and Redmond, Washington. The clinic, established in 1979 is dedicated to the assessment and non-medical rehabilitation of those with communication needs.The Speech program at Evergreen consists of a team of highly motivated and dedicated SLP's with a collaborative approach to therapy. Treatment for children ...and adults is intensive and family centered. The clinic specializes in program areas that include: Accent Modification, Articulation, Auditory Processing, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, Language, Literacy, Phonology, Stuttering, and Voice. To learn more about the team, therapies, locations, and approaches please visit www.everhear.com.
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.