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Speech Pathologist Job

Job Number: EPB14687

Job Title: Speech Pathologist

Department: Speech Pathology - 1203044

Facility: Bradley Hospital

Location: East Providence, RI

Master’s Degree (M.S. or M.A.) in Speech and Language Pathology with certification by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (CCC-SLP). Licensed or eligible for licensure by the State of Rhode Island.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.


EXPERIENCE:

Relevant educational and/or clinical experience with children and/or adolescents with communication disorders and/or emotional/behavioral disorders and/or developmental disorders.


Under the general clinical supervision of the Manager of the Communication Disorders Department and the Clinical Director of the assigned Clinical Program, independently provides Speech-Language and Communication Evaluations and/or therapy to children and adolescents, and consultation, and in-service training to Clinical Program staff. May practice autonomously in the areas privileged for autonomous practice, including supervision of high school students, undergraduate trainees and graduate interns. Follows guidelines, policies and procedures and meets responsibilities as a staff member of the Communication Disorders Department and assigned Clinical Program.