Speech Pathologist-Home Health


  • Location: Knoxville, TN
  • Posted: Jan 17, 2020

Job Description


Provides speech, language and oral motor/feeding diagnostic and therapy services in accordance with state and federal regulations and standards of practice as set forth by the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA).

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum Education

Masters Required Degree in Speech Pathology

Minimum Work Experience

Practicum or previous work experience with Pediatrics required.

Required Licenses/Certifications for position

Valid State of Tennessee licensure.

Valid Certification of Clinical Competence in Speech pathology or CFY eligibility

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

Strong diagnostic and therapy skillsprefer experience with both in-patient and out-patient populations, Home Health experience desired

Knowledge of typical and atypical development of all aspects of communication and feeding

Computer skills

Strong communication skills

Strong time management skills

Good interpersonal skills

Works Independently

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Heavy lifting, pushing and pulling is required up to 50 lbs occasionally, 20-30 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects of up to 150 lbs. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 150 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.

Employment Type


  • PRN

East Tennessee Children's Hospital

2018 W. Clinch Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37916

Opened: 1937

Phone: (865) 541-8000

Fax: (865) 541-8757

Web: http://www.etch.com

More: