Pediatric Healthcare Organization
Speech Language Pathologist – Milford, DE
As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Equity, diversity, and inclusion guide our growth and strategy. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about, and committed to leading efforts to provide culturally relevant care, reducing health disparities, and helping build a diverse and inclusive team environment. All Nemours associates are expected to ensure that these philosophies are embedded in their day to day work with colleagues, patients and families.
Nemours will be bringing a full range of Pediatric and Senior Care Services to the New Bay Health Campus in April 2021. Our facility will occupy 35,000 square feet on the first floor of a new medical office building currently under construction.
Nemours is looking for a qualified Speech Language Pathologist for our new outpatient location in Milford, DE opening in April 2021! Training will begin in January 2021. The Speech Language Pathologist should have experience evaluating and treating children ages 0 – 18 for speech/ language and feeding disorders. Bilingual skills and knowledge of Augmentative Communication is a plus. Staff members will be part of our larger Therapy network that includes several locations in Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Clinical support and education will be available. Come join our team!
Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology or its equivalent from an ASHA-accredited university.
ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP), or Clinical fellowship Year (CFY) in-process with goal of achieving CCC-SLP within 10-12 months
Member of professional specialty organizations (ASHA, State Speech and Hearing Assoc.) preferred.
Clinical affiliation and/or work experience in pediatrics preferred.
Experience with physically and/or mentally challenged populations preferred.
Familiarity with speech and language development, deviation and disorders.
Familiarly with assessment scales and instruments, techniques of assessment and intervention with pediatric population.
Must hold or be eligible for a Delaware License
BLS certification Basic Life Support (within 6 months of date of hire) and must be maintained for duration of employment
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
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