Position provides speech and language therapy services to children and families per family service plans. Responsibilities include assessment of children 0 – 3 years of age; interpreting test results; development of service plan; performance of speech and language treatment services; and documentation of services. Successful candidate must be knowledgeable of an array of services, and their interrelationship within a treatment regimen, including but not limited to service coordination/targeted case management, developmental services, physical and occupational therapy, speech and language pathology, nutrition services, psychological services, family education and family counseling, vision and hearing services, respite services, natural environments, transition services, and complaint procedures. Also, must have knowledge of child development and developmental milestones. Position requires extensive travel within Hunt County service area using personal vehicle (or Center-owned vehicle, when available) to provide services at client homes, and to provide transportation for client families, as required.
Salary: $31.25-$32.35 (Depending on Qualifications)
Full-Time: 8-5 M-F (Flex)
Employee Benefits at Full Time Include:
- Employer-Cost Sharing of health Insurance (Includes 50% of Elected Dependent Coverage)
- Employer-Paid Short-Term Disability Insurance
- Employer-Paid Term Life Insurance
- Employer-Match Retirement Contributions (up to 5% of Base Salary)
- Optional Dental, Vision, Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance
- Wellness Program
- 12 Paid Holidays per Year
- 2 Weeks Paid Vacation per Year with Graduating Accrual Rate
- 2+ Weeks of Paid Sick Leave Per Year
Minimum Qualifications: Requires a Master’s degree from an accredited university or college with a major in Speech Therapy, and current Texas licensure as a Speech & Language Pathologist, plus one year of work experience, in a school or agency setting, with children who are developmentally delayed, medically fragile, or who have specific developmental disabilities. Must have a valid Texas driver’s license and acceptable driving record, as well as personal automobile liability insurance as required by the state of Texas.
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of ECI philosophy; and two years of work experience providing speech and language therapy to a pediatric population. Bilingual skills (English/Spanish) with fluent Spanish language skills.