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Speech Language Pathologist

Company: Benchmark Human Services
Location: Meriden
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

Benchmark Human Services, a national leader committed to providing quality services to individuals with disabilities, is hiring! We are actively seeking applicants for a variety of therapeutic positions including Speech Language Pathologists to serve our Connecticut locations. Ideal candidates will be licensed in their chosen profession and will be eager to provide home-based early intervention therapy services to infants and toddlers who are at risk for developmental disabilities as part of the Birth to Three Program.

This position address functional needs of the child in various developmental domains, particularly related to speech and language development. Work involves developmental screening/ assessment, speech therapy, and consultation with family members and other professionals working with the family.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develops joint plan with family and recommends strategies utilizing evidence based practices and following the Natural Learning Environment Practices
Implements IFSP for enrolled families and recommends frequency of services based on child development status and family priorities and concerns
Assessment of children's developmental needs for individualized planning
Provides families with information, skills and support related to enhancing their child's development
Includes direct activities with the child designed to enhance the child's development in one or more domains, including: cognition, adaptive functions, social/emotional skills, physical development and communication
Adaption of the environment to meet child/family needs in play, language and communication development.
Promotes activities in the "natural setting" to enhance implementation of the IFSP
Completes necessary documentation to facilitate reimbursement through primary funding sources
Attends mandatory in-service training sessions and monthly team meetings
Comply with all standards to assure the health and safety of all staff and clients we serve
Comply with all Federal and State regulations

QUALIFICATIONS:

Valid Driver's License
Valid SLP License
Registered with American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Knowledgeable of infant and toddler development
Prefer some experience working with birth to 3 population
Candidates for employment are required to pass drug screening

FULL TIME BENEFITS:

Competitive wages
Employee discounts with various vendors
Health and dental insurance
Life Insurance
401k plan with company match
Tuition reimbursement
Paid Time Off and Sick Time Pay
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Advancement opportunities

If interested apply on-line at www.BenchmarkHS.com/Careers. Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer. Veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Keywords: Benchmark Human Services, Meriden , Speech Language Pathologist, Healthcare , Meriden, Connecticut

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