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Bilingual Speech Language Pathologist - Naples YMCA

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: THE CHILDREN'S REHABILITATION CENTER OF NORTH COLLIER
Categories: Allied Health
Type: Full-Time
Shift: -
Schedule: Days

Description:

Golisano Children’s Hospital and Greater Naples YMCA have partnered together to bring rehabilitation care to kids and families in Naples. Our services are close and convenient; and our health professionals provide the highest level of care for our youngest patients. Your children are our sole focus.

The goal is the same as it has been since the Lee Health children’s hospital opened in 1994—“to keep kids close to home” and close to their family, friends and their primary care doctor while they receive the specialized medical care they need.

The best person for this position will be an experienced pediatric Speech Language Pathologist that can communicate with our English and Spanish speaking kids. We need someone that has a true passion for working with children.

This SLP will:

• Conduct and document the evaluation and treatment of functional impairment in accordance with standards of the profession as delineated in the state practice act, regulatory agencies, and accrediting agencies and Guide to Practice.

• Accurately and effectively communicates with patients, other team members, and appropriate authorized parties including, but not limited to, case managers and physicians.

• Supervise and utilize assistants and rehab techs in accordance with established licensure and professional guidelines.

• Perform all duties in a competent and safe manner.

• Present themselves professionally in both a physical and behavioral manner.

For more information, please call Becky at 239-343-9959

Requirements:

Education: Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology

Experience: At least 1 year of peds experience.

Must be bilingual in English and Spanish

Preferred:
Vital Stim Experience
Feeding Experience
Talk Tools Experience
PROMPT Experience

License: Florida State Licensure or eligible to obtain

Other: Effective analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills, strong customer service skills


External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.
General Requirements (has the ability to…)
Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Drive - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Climb - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Kneel - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Crouch - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Twist - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Reach - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Sensory Requirements (has ability for…)
Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Depth Perception - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to…)
Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Work alone - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Adapt to shift work - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Hand Manipulation (ability with…)
Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Required Lifting (ability to lift…)
Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
11 to 24 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
25 to 34 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
35 to 50 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
51 to 75 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
76 to 100 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Over 100 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull…)
Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
11 to 24 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
25 to 34 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
35 to 50 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
51 to 75 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
76 to 100 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Over 100 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Environmental (may be exposed to…)
Infectious Diseases - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Chemical Agents - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Dust, Fumes, Gases Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Extremes in Temperature or Humidity - Continually ( i.e. Daily)