Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 91326
Job Family: Rehabilitative Services
Status: Part Time
Detailed Shift and Schedule: • Must be able to provide availability for work 6 weeks in advance. • Must be able to offer at least 10 business days per month and 1 weekend day per month for potential availability to work.
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 44511033137653-Rehabilitation Services - Outpatient
Evaluates, plans, directs, and administers programs of Speech Language Pathology, upon referral by a physician. Plans and conducts SLP to restore function, prevent disability, and help patients reach their maximum level of independence.
Demonstrate the ability to independently manage an adult caseload of patients with a variety neurological disease & developmental disability such as but not limited to cerebrovascular accident, Parkinson’s disease, traumatic brain injury, cerebral palsy, dementia, autism spectrum disorder, intellectual disabilities, and unspecified neurodevelopmental disorders.
Hearing (corrected) adequate for oral/aural communication. Vision (corrected) adequate for reading. Intelligible speech and adequate language/cognitive skills to perform job duties. Sitting, standing, and walking required throughout the day. Job duties sometimes require climbing stairs, kneeling, twisting, bending; on occasion, crouching, crawling and reaching overhead. Lifting of patients, equipment or supplies will be required up to 20 pounds frequently and 50 pounds occasionally. Must be able to demonstrate any appropriate exercise and activities to patients/caregivers. Personal Protective Equipment such as gloves, goggles, gowns, and masks are sometimes required due to possible exposure to hazardous chemicals or blood and body fluids. Work is in a fast-paced clinical environment. The work environment is primarily indoors but occasionally outdoors.
Education, Experience and Certifications
Master's degree in Speech Language Pathology program required. NC license for Speech Language Pathology required. BLS required per policy guidelines.