Search

Job

Licensed Speech Therapist

Posted by
Youth Villages
|
Memphis, TN

Youth Villages has been a national leader in the implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children's mental and behavioral health. Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans 20+ years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services.  If you are looking for a positive career move where you are meeting the challenges of life and striving to make a positive difference, then Youth Villages is the place for you!

We are looking for a Speech/Language Therapist to work with our children who exhibit communication disorders in the areas of language, articulation, fluency and voice that adversely affect educational success.


Position Overview:

• Screen students to identify those with a speech/language disorder

• Develop Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) for identified students, which include long term goals and short term objectives, to meet the individual needs of each child identified with a disorder

• Design treatment strategies to help the child best meet the goals and objectives stated in the IEP.

• Conduct speech/language therapy services according to frequency and duration as indicated in the IEP in a group and/or individual session. Therapy will focus on the remediation of the area of deficit, as well as incorporating information learned in the class setting, while providing stimulation to increase communication skills.

• Staff and consult with team members and parents.

• Maintain accurate and confidential records of all job-related activities, generate a speech progress report every 9 weeks, four times per year.

• Explain and interpret speech assessment services and evaluation findings to parents, teachers, principals and other appropriate personnel.

• Attend professional development activities at the local and state levels as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Speech/Language Pathology (strongly preferred)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Speech/Language Pathology (required)
  • Licensed in state of Tennessee as a Speech/Language Therapist (required)
  • Successful experience as a speech therapist in a school setting (preferred)

 

Additional Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision
  • Retirement Savings Pension Plan
  • 403 (b)
  • 2 weeks paid vacation
  • 12 paid sick days per year
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave

 

EOE

Youth Villages has been a national leader in the implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children's mental and behavioral health. Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Master's Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision
  • Retirement Savings Pension Plan
  • 403 (b)
  • 2 weeks paid vacation
  • 12 paid sick days per year
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision
  • Retirement Savings Pension Plan
  • 403 (b)
  • 2 weeks paid vacation
  • 12 paid sick days per year
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave

Location

3320 Brother Boulevard, Memphis, TN 38133

How to Apply

Please click here to apply. https://careers-youthvillages.icims.com/jobs/6974/speech-therapist/job?mobile=false&width=1223&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-360&jun1offset=-300

Please click here to apply. https://careers-youthvillages.icims.com/jobs/6974/speech-therapist/job?mobile=false&width=1223&height=500&bga…

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite jobs and get email alerts when new ones are posted.