Speech-Language Pathologist - Clinical Fellow (CF)
Oak Lawn, IL
Job Description

About Us:

We have been providing adult and pediatric clinical services since 1990. That's right, 29 years. What makes us be a great place to work? We attract the best and brightest clinicians, those with both brains and heart, experience and inspiration who boast a variety of backgrounds, interests, and perspectives. At Therapy Care we embrace collaboration and diversity as it creates a vibrant work environment and inspires world class clinical services.

What You Will Love About Us:

  • We provide clinical mentorship for new grads
  • You will learn to become an accomplished therapist and have opportunities to specialize
  • You'll enjoy hands-on support from the rest of our office staff and clinical supervisors
  • Monthly in-services for CEUs from nationally recognized speakers to collaborative workshops
  • Private Facebook group just for Therapy Care employees to collaborate, ask questions and learn from each other
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Comprehensive Medical (PPO, HSA and HMO avail), dental, vision insurance with optional FSA
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Reimbursement for state license, professional association dues and CEUs

What We'll Love About You:

  • You are remarkable at working in a team environment and independently
• You have outstanding written and verbal communication skills
• You're obsessed with learning, documentation, caring for patients and our clients
• Masters Degree (or like) from an ASHA accredited school for Speech-Language Pathology
• You have or will obtain your Illinois Speech-Language Pathology License
• You have or may obtain your Illinois Early Intervention Certification

What You'll Do:

You will be a Speech-Language Pathologist working in a school district, co-op, or charter school full-time or part time. You will also have the option to work part-time in the Illinois Early Intervention program - YOUR CHOICE! That's right...you set your own schedule and decide how much you would like to work. You will also have the opportunity to see private patients in home and or take home health patients (if you'd like to keep up your adult skills).

As a member of our clinical team, you will become an integral part of each of your patient's services team. Being a part of our clinical team, you will have the opportunity to closely interact with other clinicians of our lively team, learn how to become a remarkable therapist and crush your job responsibilities, which include:

  • Speech Language Pathologist will assess students' communication skills and identify communication disorders in areas such as articulation, fluency, voice, feeding and swallowing, and expressive and receptive language.
  • Speech Language Pathologist will participate in testing and screening children and in IEP and/or IFSP meetings.
  • Speech Language Pathologist will developing treatment plans and goals, interventions and educational materials.
  • Speech Language Pathologist will develop home treatment programs and provide training to parents and caregivers.
  • Speech Language Pathologist will instruct assigned support staff use of augmentative communication devices, hearing aids, FM systems, feeding techniques and strategies to implement treatment plans.
  • Speech Language Pathologist will complete ongoing professional development requirements.

Keywords: Speech therapy, school, rehab, rehabilitation, pediatric,IEP, IFSP, childhood, CFY, clinical fellowship, early intervention, early childhood education, apraxia, autism, therapy, sensory, child development, paraprofessional, occupational therapy, speech therapy, sociology, social work, special education, child care, special needs, applied behavior analysis, autism, part-time, behavior therapist, therapy, CPI, TCI, MENTA, crisis management, behavior management, disabilities, developmental disabilities, home care, behavioral health, early childhood , teacher, skills coach , behavior intervention, anxiety, apraxia, aspergers syndrome, attention deficit disorder (ADD),communication disorders,developmental delays,downs syndrome,fragile x,motor skills deficits,non compliance,obsessive compulsive disorder,social deficits,social pragmatic disorder,sensory integration disorder, behavior difficulties disorder, food selectivity,persuasive development disorder (PDD-NOS), global development,behavior difficulties/disorders, attention deficit hyper active disorder (ADHD),global development,learning disabilities,Mental Health, Child Psychology, ABA Tutor, early intervention

Job Type Part Time