Speech Pathologist
Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland - Oakland, CA

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State License

Speech Pathology License

Minimum of Six Months Experience Required

Job Summary:
The Speech Language Pathologist provides evaluation, planning, and implementation of speech therapy services for patients to facilitate the rehabilitation and/or development of speech, language, cognition and oral motor disorders. The person in this position serves as an educational coordinator for patients on the rehabilitation service. He/she shall also provide supervision to the rehab aide, speech language pathology fellows, interns and students.

Minimum Qualifications:
Valid licensure as a Speech Language Pathologist by the Speech Language Pathology and Audiology Board of California.

6-12 months experience preferred. Experience or internship in rehabilitation, pediatrics, and/or acute hospital setting also preferred.

Skills and Abilities:
Strong interpersonal skills, time management, problem solving and self-initiation skills. Concise and effective communication

Physical Requirements:
Sit: Up to 6 hours /day

Stand/Walk: Up to 6 hours

Bend/Stoop: Up to 3 hours

Reach: Up to 6 hours

Rep Use of UE/Grasp Up to 6 hrs

Lift/push/Pull: 25 lbs., over 25# with assistance or equipment

This job requires the ability to hear alarms clients and/or instruction. The ability to see accurately from 20 inches to 20-ft. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function of this position.