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Eliot Community Human Services Early Intervention Speech Language Pathologist in Malden, Massachusetts

Description

$5, 000 Sign-on Bonus

Eliot is seeking a Master's level Speech Pathologist to work in our Early Intervention Program. Familiarity with total communication, feeding assessment, early childhood development and children with special needs preferred. Bilingual Preferred.

Eliot’s Early Intervention Program helps children from birth to three years of age who have developmental delays or disabilities. Serving young children and their families in Everett, Malden, Medford, our Early Intervention specialists provide community based therapeutic intervention utilizing a coaching model with parents and caregivers. Eliot EI specialists will participate in screenings, assessments, center and home visits, child and parent groups, and will provide service coordination for families along with consultation regarding clinical and developmental issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifies, screens, and evaluates performance of children in the areas of interpersonal communication, speech production, receptive and expressive language, cognitive bases of language acquisition and augmentative communication modes.

  • Plans and implements therapeutic programs for children with communication disorders.

  • Provides transdisciplinary services to families and children enrolled in the Early Intervention Program.

  • Develops and ensures follow up to treatment goals in the Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) in the home. Plans are developed in accordance with the requirements of the funding source, sound clinical practice, and in collaboration with the family.

  • Utilizes a team approach to treatment planning and service delivery with other staff members, family members, physicians, and agencies.

  • Provides assessment/reports, IFSP’s, progress notes, and insurance verification reports within established timelines.

  • Provides in-service training to other team members within areas of expertise.

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8am-4pm or 9am-5pm

Salary: MA-$52,000 and Licensed-$55,000

6% rate increase if bilingual.

If working towards licensure, supervision is provided by a Licensed SLP

*Eliot mandates COVID-19 vaccinations for employees, please discuss the requirements with the hiring manager during the interview process.

Qualifications

Education

Required

  • MA or better in Speech Pathology

Licenses & Certifications

Required

  • Speech Language Path

Experience

Preferred

  • 1 year: Experience with Home based services preferred.
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