Speech Language Pathologist - Great Opportunity for CFY
Rockford, IL 61107 US
Our client is looking for a Speech Language Pathologist to fill a permanent position in a skilled nursing facility. This role will treat long and short-term patients with communication deficits, cognitive linguistics, swallowing disorders, and more. The schedule is Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week, with an option to switch out a day to work on a weekend. Productivity expectation is 90-95% monthly. Our client is open to new SLP school graduates, including clinical fellowship year (CFY).
Responsibilities of the Speech Language Pathologist
Provide quality speech therapy services.
Evaluate and assess your patients to establish functional, measurable goals that promote restoration of functional abilities.
Advise and consult with the family and/or other caregivers as indicated to promote the client's level of progress toward mutually agreed upon goals and plan for discharge.
Participate in educating the client and the family or other caregivers to promote the client's progress toward mutually agreed upon goals.
Evaluate and diagnose speech, language, communication, and swallowing disorders.
Treat speech, language, communication, and swallowing disorders.
Work collaboratively with professionals from other disciplines.
Requirements of the Skilled Nursing Speech Language Pathologist
New graduates (CFY) or experienced SLPs welcome to apply
Valid Illinois state SLP License
Ability to work effectively with clients and to work cooperatively with others
Ability to work independently
Provide a quality customer service focus and an enthusiastic attitude
Compensation and Benefits of the Speech Language Pathologist
$40 - $50 per hour, based on experience
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