Kennedy Krieger Institute

  • SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST - CLINICAL FELLOW (MONTGOMERY COUNTY)

    Job Locations US-MD-Silver Spring
    Department
    Special Education - Montgomery County Campus
    ID
    4006
    Pos. Category
    Rehab Therapy - Speech Language Pathology
    Job Location : Street
    13313 Old Columbia Pike
    # of Hours
    40
  • Overview

    JOB ID  4006

     

    The Clinical Fellow – SLP will provide direct patient care for assessing and treating communication (i.e., speech/language), oral motor, and feeding/swallowing disorders: administering department and program functions; supervising maintaining documentation relative to services offered: and participation in intra and interdisciplinary training programs. 

     

    Responsibilities

    1. Offer functional communication (i.e., speech/language), oral motor, and feeding/swallowing assessment, with consideration to patients’ and families’ needs and interests.
    2. Develop and implement treatment programs focused on resolving an identified condition or diminishing its functional impact. With consideration given to patients’ and families’ needs and interests.
    3. Assist senior level staff with one or more departmental and program functions (e.g., continuing education, program development, quality assurance activities).
    4. Maintain documentation consistent with Institute and Department expectations for all activities, as well as guidelines by The Joint Commission, CARF, and ASHA.
    5. Participate in intra-disciplinary and interdisciplinary activities relative to patient care (e.g., team conferences) and professional training (e.g., staff development activities).
    6. Participate in departmental activities and outreach activities in the community (e.g., presentations, services on committees).
    7. Assist supervisor in setting and implementing goals for professional growth and development.

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION:

    • Successful completion of a Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology, with related clinical requirements.

    EXPERIENCE:

    • Additional course work or training in pediatric feeding/swallowing or communication disorders is beneficial.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Must possess and maintain Speech-Language Pathologist – Limited License through the Maryland Board of Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers and Speech Language Pathologists.

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    JOIN OUR TALENT COMMUNITY

    Not ready to apply? Connect with us