Speech Pathologist Specialist

  • Matheny Medical and Educational Center
  • Peapack, NJ
  • Apr 01, 2020
Physician & Surgeon Therapy

Job Description

Speech-Language Specialist: Per Diem Clinic & Agency Speech-Language Specialist: The Speech-Language Specialist Implements an individualized educational program (IEP) in conjunction with parents and teachers for students who are eligible for speech and language services and in need of speech as a related service. Provides school-wide services as a resource and provider of speech and language pathology to assist with the student's ability to derive full benefit from the Matheny School Program. Maintains records necessary for each student and completes all required reports. SLS in the community provide services as agreed in the IEP at a home setting or within a sending district. SLS may also be required to conduct speech evaluations and/or assistive technology evaluations.

Qualifications

Qualifications/Education Master’s degree in Speech/Language Pathology from an accredited college or university required. Licensure/Certifications American Speech and Hearing/Language Association (ASHA) Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech/Language Pathology (CCC). NJ Department of Education Speech Correctionist or Speech/Language Specialist Certificate. NJ Speech/Language Pathologist License. Working Conditions/Physical Demands Activity Requirements: Mobility: Worker is required to move about to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or to move from one work site to another. Balance: Worker is required to maintain balance when walking, standing or crouching, even on narrow, slippery, or moving surfaces. Reaching: Requires worker to extend his/her hands/arms in any direction. Stooping: Worker is required to bend down and forward from the waist when lifting. Kneeling: Requires bending legs at the knee to come to a rest on knee(s). Crouching: Requires bending the body downward and forward by bending the leg(s) and spine when lifting. Pulling: Requires exerting force in order to draw, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. Pushing: Requires pressing against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. Lifting: Worker is required to raise or lower objects or move objects from place to place. Requires the ability to manipulate small objects. Grasping: Worker is required to hold onto objects. Communication: Requires worker to express him/herself. Includes conveying detailed or important instructions accurately. Repetitive Motion: Requires worker to move his/her wrists, hands, and/or fingers repetitively. Physical Requirements: Sedentary Work: Requires worker to expend up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or smaller amounts of force frequently. The force is used to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Jobs are considered sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally. Visual Requirements: Worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform any activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. Worker is required to review/inspect his/her assigned work, the work of others, or facilities or structures. Working Conditions: Worker is exposed to contagious and infectious diseases; Worker is exposed to human elements and bodily fluids. Worker is subjected to inside environmental temperature changes. Full-Time/Part-Time Per Diem Location Matheny Medical and Educational Center Document UploadNone Specified This position is currently accepting applications.

Employment Type

Per Diem