Date Posted: 10/07/2017
Location: Hazleton, PA 18201
Company: SpiriTrust Lutheran
Job Type: Full Time
Responsible for providing Speech Therapy in an effective and efficient manner in the client’s home; coordinating work within the department, as well as with other departments; complying with operating policies and procedures and regulatory requirements; communicating with appropriate personnel; responding to inquiries or requests for information; maintaining appropriate records and providing assigned reports.
Education/Training: Certificate of Clinical Competence in appropriate area (Speech Pathology or Audiology) granted by the American Speech and Hearing Association, or meets the educational requirements for certification and is in the process of accumulating the supervised experience required for certification. Licensed to practice Speech & Language Pathology in state(s) served by SpiriTrust Lutheran Home Care & Hospice. Current CPR Certification within three (3) months of employment.
Skill(s): Proficient reading, writing and grammatical skills; proficient in interpersonal relations and communication skills, including pleasant telephone manner and speaking voice; ability to work independently and to establish and maintain effective working relationships; working knowledge of computer operations and ability to learn specialized industry applications; knowledge of currently acceptable practice; valid driver’s license and dependable means of transportation.
Experience: Related experience normally required.