ChildServe Speech Language Pathologist-Full Time-Ames in Ames, Iowa
Speech Language Pathologist-Full Time-Ames
Therapy & Supports (ST, OT, PT, Aquatics, RT, Techs) Ames, Iowa
If you are looking to put your Speech Language Pathology expertise to work advancing an incredible, life-changing mission, Child Serve has an exciting position for your to consider. We have an opportunity for a Speech Language Pathologist to join our team in Ames.
As a part of our talented, interdisciplinary team of therapists, you'll specialize in pediatric rehabilitation and work together to create plans specific to each child's need. With a wide range of diagnoses served, no two days will be exactly the same as you provide comprehensive, family-centered, speech language pathology services to children ages birth through 21 years in our outpatient service area.
Join our large therapy team and grow professionally through:
A collaborative environment within a multi-disciplinary setting
Paid continuing education
Professional development and mentoring opportunities
A wide range of diagnoses- no two day will be the same!
The opportunity to leave work each day knowing you've made a difference
What You’ll Do
Administer appropriate standardized tests/screenings/informal assessments/clinical observations
After reviewing medical, educational, social, and financial information, provide recommendations, referrals, and follow-up for each case
Provide interpretation and/or counseling of test results to children and young adults/caregivers as well as ongoing feedback regarding progress
Collaborate with the interdisciplinary team on developing, implementing, and revising the therapy plan of care based on initial and ongoing assessments, and as required by policy/regulation
Develop individualized plan of care as appropriate to meet the needs of the child and young adult/caregiver including appropriate frequency and duration
Provide specialized pediatric treatment activities to children and young adults
What You’ll Need
A master’s degree in a Speech Language Pathology program
Preferred: Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC).
Preferred: 1+ years in clinical practice with pediatric experience
CFY candidates will be considered
Ability to communicate effectively in reading, writing, and speaking the English language
40 hours per week
Preferred: Monday-Thursday 8am-6pm
Who We Are
ChildServe has earned the title of Top Workplace every year since 2014. Here’s why employees love working here:
Our work matters. We partner with families to help children with special healthcare needs live a great
We’re not your average non-profit. We serve 4,600 children each year through over 30 specialty pediatric services in the Ames, Des Moines, and Iowa City areas. Many of our programs are one-of-a-kind.
Our team members rock. Our teams are filled with people who care about their coworkers, and who believe that collaboration is key to providing exceptional care to children.
Our learning never stops. As a non-profit dedicated to innovation, we’re proud to help many team members gain new certifications, continue their education, take their expertise to the next level, and find new opportunities to advance their career right here at ChildServe.
We’re moving forward together. Experts across multiple disciplines work together to help kids get the best care possible
Ready to leave work every day knowing you’ve made a difference for kids and families? Let’s move Forward Together - apply today!
ChildServe is an Equal Opportunity Employer.