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Connecting employers with the talent they need + connecting healthcare professionals with the jobs they’ll love

Headquartered in New York City with 9 additional offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Florida, The Execu|Search Group specializes in the placement of healthcare professionals in full-time and temporary roles. From Registered Nursing positions to Medical Directors and Hospital Administrators, we work with some of the best healthcare facilities and are focused on connecting candidates with jobs that are tailored to their unique qualifications.  Our Health Services recruiters have achieved the Gold Seal of Approval™ for healthcare staffing services from The Joint Commission, which recognizes our dedication to providing our clients with qualified healthcare professionals.


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U1016055

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02/09/2017

Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

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Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)
Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)
Location: Upstate New York
Salary: 
Experience: 1.0 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1016055
 
   
About the Opportunity

A skilled nursing facility in Corning, NY is looking for a licensed Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) to join their staff. This position is full time, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and begins immediately. We are either looking for a 13+ week traveler or a temp-to-perm therapist that wants to be in this location long term. The SLP will have the opportunity to work alongside other healthcare professionals in a state-of-the-art building that provides therapy six days per week. We are looking for someone that has at least one year of experience in skilled nursing and long-term care. The ideal SLP is able to work confidently and independently in a fast-paced facility and enjoys working with geriatric patients. We are not considering CFYs at this time.

Company Description

Skilled Nursing Facility

Job Description

The Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) will be responsible for:

  • Assessment of referred patients that require treatment for speech, hearing and or language deficits
  • Providing direct services to residents including evaluations, individual treatment planning, actual resident treatments and discharge planning
  • Teaching the patients how to make sounds, improve their voices, or increase their oral or written language skills to communicate more effectively
  • Teaching individuals how to strengthen muscles or use compensatory strategies to swallow without choking or inhaling food or liquid
  • Participating as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing support and information within the area of Speech Pathology
Required Skills
  • Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
  • 1+ year of Long-term care/Skilled Nursing Facility experience
  • New York State Speech Language Pathologist license and registration
  • CCC
  • Strong therapeutic skills and knowledge
  • Ability to multitask
  • Patient-oriented