Speech Language Pathologist in Bayonne, NJ at Pride Health

Date Posted: 11/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bayonne, NJ
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/4/2019

Job Description

We are hiring a Speech Language Pathologists to work with developmentally delayed children in Bayonne, NJ


The SLP provides direct patient care services to individuals exhibiting communication and or swallowing disorders. Coordinates services with other health professionals. May assist in the training and supervision of students.

Essential Job Functions 

  • Delivers effective therapeutic services that are relevant to population served and remains knowledgeable of current techniques.
  • Communicates Speech-Language evaluations on population served that accurately and efficiently identifies strengths and needs in the area being evaluated. Effectively communicates this information in verbal and written forms.
  • Completes Basic Competencies of the population currently serving as indicated on the Competency criteria for Speech & Hearing Dept., and hospital competencies.
  • Meets productivity demands by seeking out opportunities within the entire dept when cancellations, no shows and low census occur.
  • Effectively shares information regarding therapy/evaluation techniques and/or hospital procedures with students, volunteers, CFY’s and peers.
  • Participates in projects for the department that are consistent with department and hospital goals and missions.
  • Communicates job specific concerns and participates in developing solutions.
  • Provides in service training to staff and community as requested and completes training commencert with state license laws.
  • Completes written work in a timely manner relevant to evaluation, therapy and patient coordination and the content of written material meets ASHA specifics
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  • Requirements    Formal Education and Job-Related Experience 
  • * Thorough knowledge of the theoretical principles and clinical application employed in the diagnosis and management of various communication and swallowing disorders. Knowledge of normal development is desirable. Tact, initiative and judgment in the performance of duties. Member of ASHA required.

License 

  • NJ State Speech-Language Pathology License or eligible.
  • Education and Experience - Additional Comments 
  • Masters Degree in Speech Language Pathology. Completion of the national examination if beginning Clinical Fellowship Year affiliation. Evidence of continuing education is necessary to meet licensing requirements. Student clinical experience in pediatrics; rehabilitation experience desirable.
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.