SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST, PEDIATRIC
DATE OF POSTING: April 22, 2019
JOB LOCATIONS: Spokane, WA | Wenatchee, WA, | Moses Lake, WA | Kennewick, WA
TIMELINE: Position open until filled
SALARY RANGE: $55,000 - $92,000
SCHEDULE: Full Time
POSITION DESCRIPTION: Achieve Center Pediatric Therapy is currently seeking to fill multiple Speech Language Pathologist positions to work in any of our four locations in Central and Eastern Washington, including Spokane, Wenatchee, Moses Lake, and Kennewick (Tri-Cities). We are ideally looking for therapists with experience or interest in pediatrics with a desire for family centered practice. Our office provides a supportive and fun working environment with a priority for high quality patient care and the recognition that we can all achieve our full potential with the right support.
POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: Major responsibilities and activities include: work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to provide direct patient care which includes feeding, language, speech, autism, and other therapeutic modalities in the clinic; perform evaluations with supporting treatment plans; carry out and maintain plan of care ensuring high quality of patient care; complete accurate electronic documentation; collaborate with staff as appropriate; perform other duties as requested; and comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
QUALIFICATIONS - REQUIRED: Graduate of an accredited university with a masters degree in communication disorders/speech language pathology and current professional license from the WA State Dept of Health (or in process of obtaining license). Valid Washington Drivers License.
QUALIFICATIONS - PREFERRED: Two years experience as a speech language pathologist. Understanding of child development and background in developmental disabilities.
BENEFITS: Competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, disability and life insurance, retirement plan with company match, and generous holiday and paid time off policy. Also, continuing professional education and professional membership for ongoing professional development.
ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: The employee is regularly required to sit, stand and type at a computer terminal. Requires strong verbal, written and listening communication skills to interact effectively with people in person and over the telephone. Ability to lift and carry materials (up to 30 pounds) on a regular basis. Ability to navigate client sites (unpaved walkways, stairs, narrow hallways) and a regular basis. Visual acuity to read small print. Must be able to tolerate exposure to disinfectant (used to clean toys). The work environment characteristics described above are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Note: employment is contingent upon successful clearance of a Washington State Patrol and FBI fingerprint criminal history background check.Company Description
Founded in 2004, the Achieve Center was born out of a desire to help children who face challenges in their development to progress and achieve their potential. It was from this that the name "Achieve" was conceived, and it is based upon our belief that every child has within them the capacity to improve.
Today, the Achieve Center serves children and their families in the Wenatchee, Moses Lake, Spokane and Tri-Cities areas with a team of over 40 professional therapists and staff.
We believe that the most effective approach for success is one that stresses early intervention, open communication & family involvement, and a fun, playful environment where children are relaxed and more receptive.
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