Speech and Language Pathologist -Fee For Service
Company: Community Healthlink
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Come join a friendly and diverse team of professionals who provide
quality home visiting services for infants and toddlers. Community
Healthlink (CHL) is looking for Speech and Language Pathologist-
Early Intervention who are interested in
working (5-24 hrs/wk). Flexible hours available - days, early
evenings and/or Saturdays on a fee-for-service basis in the North
Worcester County area.
The Early Intervention (EI) team provides strength-based, family-centered services for young children under three years of age
who have developmental delays or are at risk of a developmental delay. Services are designed to meet the needs of each infant
or toddler, and the needs of their family. The EI team provides services with the goal of enhancing the child’s communication,
physical, cognitive, social-emotional and adaptive skills.
- Provides direct
intervention services to children 0 - 3 and their
- Carries out
service coordination functions when appropriate as defined by the
Early Intervention standards.
- Assists in
transition planning prior to discharge from the
- Referrals to
outside agencies as needed.
- Maintains client
records and other administrative duties according to DPH and Lipton
Early Intervention policies.
- Attends staff
and/or region meetings as required.
in-service education and professional meetings as
- Performs related
duties as assigned.
- Adhere and
complete all CHL's protocols, policies, and procedures.
Intervention services provided both in-person and/or by
regular, reliable, and predictable attendance.
- Ability to work
independently and contribute to the overall success of the
excellent interpersonal skills, verbal, written and communication
views and approaches, demonstrates Standards of Respect, and
contributes to creating and maintaining an environment of
professionalism, tolerance, civility and acceptance toward all
employees, patients and visitors.
CPR/First Aid certification or obtain within 6 months of
Department of Public Health CEIS Certification or eligible for
NPI or apply for NPI (National Provider Identifier
Current MA License in Speech-Language pathology and Audiology and a
Certificate of Clinical Competence
Experience providing services to families and young children
- Current valid
US-issued driver’s license and ability to provide a registered and
insured automobile for work related purposes, including travel
between in-person visits/sites.
- Competent in
assessment and therapeutic techniques for children who exhibit
disorders such as hearing impairment, apraxia, receptive/expressive
language delay, processing disorders, and other.
knowledge of typical and atypical infant/toddler development in
perceptual/fine motor, gross motor, cognition, language and
communication, self-care and personal/social areas.
- Demonstrates the
ability to support positive child and family
functional intervention techniques appropriate for infants and
toddler with atypical development.
- Able to work up
to 24 hours/week.
providing services to families and young children.
- Must be able to
pass a CORI background check
Healthlink is an Affirmative
Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in employment
and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, gender identity,
age, ancestry, disability, religion, national origin, marital
status, sexual preference, political affiliation or any other basis
prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and
promotion practices are performed without regard to the above
Community Healthlink shall also abide by the requirements of 41 CFR
60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations
prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and
qualified individuals on the basis of disability. These
regulations require affirmative action by Community Healthlink to
employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and
individuals with disabilities.
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