The primary purpose of the School Based Speech-Language Pathologist position is diagnostic assessment and therapeutic treatment of pediatric students in a school setting, who demonstrate speech-language and swallowing deficits with the goal of helping them reach their maximum performance potential within an educational model of practice. Performance Expectations - Conduct Screenings and Assessments - Deliver Treatment Services - Maintain Effective Communication, Collaborate with Multiple disciplines to determine best care - Provide documentation in accordance with company guidelines: Ensure that progress is properly represented in documentation - Exhibit Professionalism at all times - Adheres to all policies of company, including job descriptions, certifications requirements, mission statement, HIPAA, confidentiality standards and patient rights. - Ability to work in a team-like atmosphere, collaborating with an interdisciplinary team of therapists, teaching staff, physicians, social workers and students family member.
PEL through state of IL required.
Experience/Experience Required - Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology.
Hold a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) credential offered by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Must hold a current license in the state of practice or a valid type 10 or be eligible for licensure through completion of the Clinical Fellowship Year.
Assumes responsibility for ongoing continuing education and professional development, we provide access to CEU’s through CEU360.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is based on experience
Internal Number: 2018-10443
At HealthPRO®/Heritage, we deliver outstanding outcomes for students.We are proud of our 35+ year history of working with schools and early intervention programs to provide customizable therapy services and education solution tools. As a national leading school-based provider of highly skilled educational therapeutic clinicians, HealthPRO®/Heritage can help you meet the demand for services, lower operational costs, and decrease time-consuming and expensive recruitment efforts without compromising your delivery of excellent educational service.Experience ExcellenceWe collaborate with school administrators and leaders to schedule services, document, and measure progress and outcomes. We also assess health improvement across the student population. Our highly qualified clinicians excel at modifying methods of instruction to customize educational programs and services that comply with each school district's policies, guidelines, and needs.Discover the DifferenceOur Clinical Directors focus on keeping our school-based service delivery model compliant with the latest special education initiatives. They also:Guide and mentor our clinicians;Assist with the development of new programs;Provi...de expertise on difficult cases; andAssist with a specialized evaluation.HealthPRO®/Heritage is committed to improving student outcomes, mentoring our therapeutic clinicians, and supporting our partnered school districts.