Seeking an experienced Speech Pathologist to provide services to special needs children ages 2 years, 9 months to 5 years at the Joan Fenichel Therapeutic Nursery. This one-year contract assignment starts as soon as possible. The Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) will work with children presented with varied diagnoses including; ED, LD, ADD/ADHD, ASD; provide individual and group therapy sessions, keep up-to-date records, conduct assessments as needed and participate in team meetings and parent training.
Additional Abilities and Characteristics:
Interest and willingness to work in an environment with students that exhibit a wide variety of communication needs
Ability to work collaboratively and as part of a multi-disciplinary team required
Skills in written and verbal communications sufficient to effectively provide direction and counseling and maintain required documentation.
Part-time (4-5 days/week)
The League Education and Treatment Center is a non-profit agency dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with psychiatric and developmental disabilities. Each day, we serve over 500 at-risk and underserved children and adults from all parts of the greater New York City area.
The AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students