Available position

Job Title: 

Speech Therapist

Job Description:           

Assess, diagnose, screen and prevent language, speech, and swallowing disorders in pediatric patients;

Administer hearing screenings or speech and language evaluations, tests, or examinations to patients to

collect information on type and degree of impairments, using written or oral tests or special instruments;

Design, develop, or employ alternative diagnostic or communication devices or strategies; Communicate

with patients and collaborate with their family members, physicians, occupational therapist, physical

therapists and teachers to design effective treatment plans; Monitor, record, and evaluate patient progress

and implement changes to therapy programs accordingly; Use evidence-based treatment techniques to

provide best care; Document all patient encounters using electronic medical record to ensure effective communication between colleagues, physicians, providers and patients’ family members or caregivers.

Min. Requirements:     

Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology, Communication Disorders, or related field.  36 months

of experience as Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech Therapist.  Active Speech-Language Pathologist

License from the Washington State Department of Health. Valid Certificate of Clinical Competence in

Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Valid WA State

Driver's License. 36 months of experience in providing speech language evaluation and treatment service

for children under 9 years of age. Travel within Spokane County (same county as the place of

employment) about 2-4 times a week, as needed.

Salary and Benefits: 

$69,722/year - $70,200/year (Full time. Position in Spokane Valley, WA).  Med+dental, PTO vac/personal+sick+holiday, 401K, profit sharing, cont’d Ed. budget, paid lic. & ASHA dues, mileage & phone reimbursement.

Send resume to:            

J. Walter, Youthful Horizons Physical Therapy, P.S., 325 S University Rd, Ste. 101, Spokane Valley, WA