ECI SPEECH THERAPIST - P605
Job Details
197 ECI OFFICE - SWEETWATER, TX
Full Time
Graduate Degree
$55,000.00 - $70,000.00

The Early Childhood Intervention (ECI ) Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) or CFY Intern is responsible for assisting families in gaining access to needed services and supports as outlined in the Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP). The SLP is responsible for assessing, diagnosing, treating and helping to prevent communication and swallowing disorders in children 0-3 years old. This person is the speech contact for each family assigned and must have considerable knowledge for speech delayed and/or communication disorders in children (0-3), medical treatment facilities, and community resources. These duties include the following activities:  tracking of deadlines, coordination of and participation in initial and ongoing developmental assessments, program planning and communicating with an interdisciplinary team regarding progress and changes as needed with child, and providing direct services in the child’s natural environment requiring speech therapy services. Must be effective at engaging and training parents on treatments and strategies needs to assist in their child’s progression and development. Organizational skills are required in order to plan and prioritize work effectively. Travel is required 80% of the time.   All employees are required to have a personal vehicle available for work purposes and maintain current, valid vehicle liability on the personal vehicle.  

 

Job qualifications

• Master’s degree in speech-language pathology from an accredited college or university
• Valid Texas license as a speech-language pathologist or CFY/Intern
• Previous experience in pediatric clinical and home health settings (preferred)
• Possess documentation needed to apply for a Speech Language Pathology-Intern License, if applicable

 

Starting salary - $55,000 CFY, $70,000 SLP

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