Speech-Language Pathology & SLPA Jobs
As a speech-language pathologist (SLP) or speech-language pathologist assistant (SLPA), we know that no two days look alike for you. With a wide variety of speech conditions, students rely on your expertise to offer the best care and treatment options while being sensitive to cultural influences.
You can rely on the expertise of Bilingual Therapies to find you SLP jobs that match your evolving career goals. With opportunities across the country, our dedicated team will help you find the perfect fit so you can stay focused on offering the best care to your students.
Speech-Language Pathologists & SLPA Responsibilities
SLPs are experts in communication. They seek to prevent, assess, diagnose and treat various speech-related disorders. The tasks of an SLPA are determined by a supervising licensed SLP. Such responsibilities may include assisting the SLP with assessments, translating and documentation. These professionals serve a wide range of disorders involving language including articulation, fluency and swallowing. By providing these services, SLPs and SLPAs present a world of opportunity by supporting students who face the challenge of language disorders.
Speech-Language Pathologists & SLPA Requirements
Speech-Language Pathology requires a variety of certifications and educational achievements. Upon completing an undergraduate program in communication sciences and disorders, the next requirement will be to obtain a degree in Speech-Language Pathology/Communicative Sciences and Disorders, from a graduate program accredited by the CAA. To obtain this degree, supervised clinical experiences and clinical practicum hours will be required. The specific hours may vary according to state. Fellowship hours will also be required to obtain SLP licensure, which also varies according to location. Passing the national exam, Education Testing Service’s Praxis II: Subject Assessment in Speech-Language Pathology, will be required before applying for state licensure as an SLP. From there, it is highly encouraged to earn a professional certification from ASHA to assist with career advancement, job mobility and salary supplements.
Speech-Language Pathologists & SLPA Salary and Job Outlook
This profession is anticipated to experience exponential growth due to increased awareness of speech and language disorders. According to the BLS, SLP employment is expected to increase by 25% from 2019 to 2029, which is a faster rate than most professions. SLP salaries greatly vary depending on industry as well as geographic location. In general, school-based SLPs have excellent salaries.
SLP Teletherapy Jobs
In addition to onsite SLP job opportunities, we offer teletherapy positions. With a remote SLP position, you are able to help bilingual students no matter where they are located. Click here to search our SLP teletherapy job opportunities.
Browse through our available SLP jobs as well as our SLPA job opportunities to find the perfect match that will meet your individual career goals. With the Bilingual Therapies family on your side, you can count on us to help you succeed in every chapter of your speech-language pathology career.Read Less
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Full-Time ~ Remote Opening for School Speech Language Pathologist ~ California
If you are a Speech Language Pathologist looking for a new opportunity in California, Bilingual Therapies has an open position for you! This candidate must be state certified in California to be considered.
- Licensure is required of all Speech-Language Pathologists in California
- Candidate does NOT have to be bilingual
- Master’s Degree
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Participate in the planning and provision of speech and language therapy for children that includes assistive technology, augmentative communication, social language development, articulation, voice, oral motor, feeding, delayed receptive and language.
- Perform appropriate diagnostic and evaluative testing.
- Present well-constructed, thoughtful, thorough, insightful reports related to completed assessments and observations of students.
- Responsible for the development of Individualized Education Programs (IEP’s) and related documentation for speech and language services.
- Maintain adequate records of treatment and data of the IEP objectives for the students being served.
- Participate in the screening and identification of students.
- Meet with parents and advise them of their child’s areas of need and progress of development.
- Make recommendations for the level and frequency of services as related to the areas of need in the IEP.
- Work with and assist other team members with providing necessary carry-over of strategies and skills into all other areas of the students learning opportunities.
- Assist individuals in understanding the types and severity of communication disorders.
Bilingual Therapies works with school district across the country and is always searching for caring, professional candidates. If you would like to know for about this Remote Speech Language Pathologist position or any other position, please apply below or contact Narda Rivera directly. We look forward to placing you in the next step in your career!