The main purpose of this role is to perform speech-language assessments and evaluations and design/implement structured and individualized treatment speech programs to teach children with various speech disorders or delays.
Provide screening, consultation, comprehensive assessment, diagnosis, intervention and treatment of speech, language, communication, and swallowing disorders.
Develop and implement highly specialized speech-language pathology treatment programs to facilitate the recovery of speech, language and swallowing function.
Provide ongoing guidance within each client’s individual program to family/caregivers and other professionals, ensuring each client’s continued progress towards realizing their maximum potential.
Communicate questions, child’s progress or other feedback to parents, teachers and Multi-disciplinary team members.
Prepare reports and maintain documentation pertaining to each child’s program.
Participate in clinic/team meetings, workshops and training seminars as necessary.
Qualifications & Experience:
Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology
Minimum 2 years’ work experience as a Speech-Language Pathologist
Dubai Healthcare City licensed or should meet required criteria for licensing
To be considered for this role, you must be passionate about working with children.
Have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
Be creative and have problem-solving skills - to design programs appropriate to different learning styles and communication issues.
Be enthusiastic and have high-energy levels.
Be able to work independently as well as part of the Multi-disciplinary team.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: SLP-2018-001
About Child Early Intervention Medical Center
Child Early Intervention Medical Center, Dubai (CEIMC) is a highly specialized center which focuses on all aspects of child development from birth to 18 years. We offer developmental and psychological assessments, therapy services, special needs support and a variety of programs for children who require early intervention in learning or behavior. Our unique approach emphasizes individualized services for children and families that incorporate the importance of health and wellness, culture, family, language, community and how they contribute to a child’s overall development. We are experts in the field of child development and offer parents, caregivers and professionals within our community the resources and tools they require for successful intervention. Working together, we can help our children become the very best they can be.
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