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EARLY INTERVENTION & CLINIC-BASED SPEECH AND LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

OPENINGS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

CHOOSE BETWEEN PER DIEM OR FULL TIME!

*1,000 SIGN-ON BONUS!

UCP of Central Arizona provides comprehensive services to individuals with disabilities and their families by providing physical and developmental support as well as educational growth, which is the foundation for independent living for “Life without Limits.” UCP is looking for therapists that have expertise not only serving children with cerebral palsy, but in helping children with autism, sensory processing disorder, genetic disorders, orthopedic disabilities, birth defects, effects of in-utero drug or alcohol exposure, traumatic brain injuries, developmental delay along with other diagnoses that affect the ability to live life without limits.

UCP’S EARLY INTERVENTION (EI) HOME-BASED PROGRAM: Serving Northwest, Northeast and Central regions of Maricopa County in the Arizona Early Intervention Program (AzEIP)

  • Provide speech and language assessments and on-going therapy services using a team based model in the home for children birth to 3 years of age.
  • Develop strategies for speech and language that can be carried out in the home and relates to daily living of children, families, and/or caregivers.
  • Join an EI team to work in collaboration with families to identify the needs and strengths of the child and families using natural learning opportunities for speech, language, oral motor or cognitive skills.
  • Works as part of a comprehensive interdisciplinary team on the implementation of individual goals and objectives for each child.

UCP’S DOWNTOWN THERAPY CLINIC: Located in the heart of Phoenix!

  • Provide speech and language and/ or feeding assessments and direct therapy services in a developmental and medical model setting for children ages 0-12 years of age.
  • Develop a therapeutic plan for speech, language, oral motor, cognitive or feeding skills that can be carried out in the home.
  • Join a comprehensive interdisciplinary team to address outcomes and goals for each child.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum: Master’s degree in Speech and Language Pathology from an ASHA accredited university, a pediatric internship and Clinical Certificate of Competency from ASHA required.
  • Preferred: Master’s degree in Speech and Language Pathology from an ASHA accredited university, Clinical Certificate of Competency from ASHA, one or more years of experience working with children with developmental delays or a variety of disabilities preferred.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is a plus.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must possess a Speech and Language Pathology License with the state of Arizona.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and adequate insurance coverage per UCP policy.
  • Must have reliable transportation with daily access to vehicle.
  • Must meet agency licensure standards for fingerprinting, CPR and First aid.
  • Advanced computer skills. Ability to use technology on hardware devices, mobile phones and software programs.
  • Must be able to perform physical duties of the job including lifting children up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to bend, kneel, squat, walk and run.

WHY YOU SHOULD WORK AT UCP

  • Learn about loan forgiveness. Did you know that if you work for a non- profit, you may qualify to have your federal student loans forgiven?
  • Check out our medical insurance and sick-time.
  • Don’t work holidays! Enjoy holiday and vacation time.
  • Grow with a team committed to excellence. Get support for your professional growth with financial support for professional education and with on-site continuing education.
  • Receive $1,000 sign-on bonus!*

Call us! Opportunities may vary!

**Sign on bonus issued after successful completion of 6 months of continuous employment. *Bonus subject to applicable taxes.

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