Speech-Language Pathologist (Opportunity in China)
LIH Olivia's Place
April 23, 2018
30,000-65,000 (Annual Salary)
Are you seeking an opportunity to work with a highly skilled team at an outstanding facility in China?
Good news: we're currently looking for 6 Speech-Language Pathologists ( with active license or in progress) who are dedicated to an inter-disciplinary, family-centered approach and have a strong customer service orientation for our four branch facilities in Beijing/Shanghai/Shenzhen/Kunming. This is your chance to play your part in changing young lives for the better. Living and working in China can be the personal and professional experience of a lifetime.
Essential Job Functions:
In this role, you will deliver a combination of direct service and consultation to the team. You will further serve as a liaison between the client, family&School, program director, as well as other allied health professionals including the client's physician, applied behavior analyst, occupational therapist, clinical psychologist and developmental behavior pediatric for the purpose of coordinating care. Ability to be flexible in handling cultural sensitivities is a must.
Your Role and Responsibility:
1. Assess and treat infants, children, and teenagers with developmental, congenital, and neuromuscular disorders as well as those recovering from injury or illness. 2. Use special instruments, qualitative and quantitative assessment methods, including clinical observation and standardized tests, to analyze and diagnose the nature and extent of impairments and the effect on age- or developmentally-appropriate tasks and activities. 3. After evaluation write quality evaluation reports, develop treatment plans, and manage individualized treatment focused on the patient’s individual goals. Play and daily family activities should be incorporated into treatment planning and home programs as applicable to promote ongoing success. 4. Maintain treatment records, progress reports, and discharge reports of clients in an appropriate, timely and effective manner. 5. To regularly review progress and adjust treatment plans according to level of progress and parent goals. 6. To provide parent training and support as an integral part of the therapy programme, working with family members to recognize and change neuromotoric, physical, sensory processing and/or behavior patterns that impede progress. 7. Work collaboratively with peers, schools, teachers, and other support staff, parents within the child’s natural environment to promote ongoing success. 8. When working within the school setting; collaborate with teachers, special educators, interpreters, other school personnel, and parents to develop and implement individual or group programs, provide counselling as indicated, and supportive classroom activities including but not limited to positioning, mobility, adapted activities, and assistive devices.
Background & Qualifications:
1. Master’s Degree (or equivalent program) in speech-language therapy from accredited university or college 2. 2 or more years of post-qualification work experience 3. A minimum of 1 years working in a pediatric setting 4. License and/or certificate showing ability to work as a speech-language therapist 5. Good spoken and written English, and Chinese-speaking fresh bilingual graduates are welcomed to join us.
Compensation & Benefits
Competitive salary and health insurance coverage
Sponsored visa for expatriate staff
Chinese public holidays and paid time off (PTO)
Expatriate employee relocation package
Clinical supervision and professional development/continuing education
Patient referral bonus program
Employee recruitment bonus program
Exciting opportunity to be part of a fast-growing healthcare organization with a strong community-focus
You can contact us to learn more about current open positions and specific requirements:
LIH Olivia’s Place(Beijing/Shanghai/Shenzhen) Olivia’s Place was founded in 2010 by Nelson Chow, after giving birth to their daughter Olivia, who has been diagnosed with Down’s Syndrome, merging with LIH in 2015 and name changed as LIH Olivia’s Place. LIH Olivia’s Place provides quality medical care to all children (age 0-21) from Chinese families, as well as expatriate families living in China. Our multinational staff provide high-quality, individualized, child-centered care. They are also committed to community outreach through pro-bono work and teaching. Fore more information about us, please go to our website: http://www.oliviasplace.org/about-us
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