Speech Pathologist

Job Description:

What you will do: Provides diagnostic assessment, treatment, and consultation for children with disorders of speech, language, cognitive or social communication, swallowing, and related disorders. Provides support, training, and education to parents and families, caregivers and educators, other professionals, and the community.

About the program: This per diem position specializes in perceptual and instrumental diagnosis of voice disorders as part of a multi-disciplinary diagnostic team. Voice treatment is provided when indicated. Experience in perceptual and instrumental voice evaluations is required. Achieving rater- and inter-rater reliability on CAPE-V measures will be required. Experience with performance voice and/or pediatric voice disorders is strongly preferred. Initial time commitment (after training) will be two days per month, with anticipated growth to four days per months as demand increases.

Employer Highlights

  • Employee Centric: Rated #10 on Forbes Best Employer list
  • Leader in Pediatric care: U.S. News & World Report ranked Seattle Children's No. 5 in the country among the nation's very best children's hospitals for 2016-17.
  • Transportation discounts: Company bike program, on-site zip cars, unlimited ORCA transit pass, daily commute bonus provided to staff who us alternate methods of travel to/from work, company vanpools.
  • Diversity/Inclusion: We strive to maintain an atmosphere that reflects our values of inclusion by providing effective and respectful care compatible with each patient and family's beliefs, values and heritage.
  • CPI/LEAN: Hone your skills in a best in class LEAN environment. Continuous Performance Improvement offers industry-best resources and services to help solve problems, make improvements, advance projects and develop people - all in an effort to better care for our patients and families

Requirements:

Required Education/Experience: - Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited university. - Experience in pediatric diagnostic or treatment settings. Required Credentials: - Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). - Washington State Licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist. Preferred: - Pediatric hospital experience. - Functional knowledge of a second language.


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