Do you have some Spanish skills but do not feel comfortable using them with your patients or students?
Are you about to start your clinical fellowship and would love a few weeks to travel abroad before starting work?
Did you know that Speech-Language Pathologists that speak Spanish make up to 20% more than their English speaking peers?
Therapitas serves Latino children and is rapidly growing. Our Spanish Immersion Program (SIP) provides for SLPs to travel to Latin America to learn or improve their Spanish and equip them for an amazing career as a Spanish speaking SLP. SIP covers travel, meals and language schools costs.
Upon returning from your SIP you will join the Therapitas team in serving our families. See below for more information about who we are and the position.
About Us Therapitas' mission is to ensure that Latino children have the same access to therapy as any other child. We offer Speech, Occupational, and Physical therapy through our outpatient clinics located in the heart of the Latino community.
Job Description Therapitas is looking for an bilingual SLP to evaluate and treat patients. The responsibilities include:
Attending language school to be able to treat spanish speaking patients.
Conducting individual speech-language pathology sessions Conducting patient evaluations Collaborating with other SLPs in the clinic
Compensation/Benefits Competitive compensation with significant control over your work schedule Health, Dental, Vision, Life
401k (matching up to 3%)
Job Requirements We encourage candidates of any experience level to apply including CFs. Strong working knowledge of Spanish is required (or participation in SIP) Experience with pediatrics is also a plus. CCC is a plus.
Internal Number: 011
Therapitas' mission is to ensure that Latino children have the same access to appropriate care as any other child. Our outpatient clinics offer Speech, Occupational, Physical, and Feeding therapy to our patients along with community education to doctors, schools, and nonprofits.
Our main priority is finding and developing leaders who want to grow and make a real difference in their work. If you want to be a part of a passionate organization that is changing lives in their community, then we encourage you to apply to become a member of the Therapitas family.
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.