Speech Language Pathologist/UKHC/ On-Call
Speech Language Pathologist/UKHC/ On-CallRequisition Number:
Lexington, KYSalary Range:
$61,027-93,808/yearType of Position:
OtherPosition Time Status :
On CallRequired Education:
MS Speech PathologyRequired Related Experience:
1 yrRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Kentucky SLP License and Registration, CCC eligiblePhysical Requirements:
Ability to perform the physical requirements necessary for the position including but not limited to: running, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, sitting on the floor, getting up and down from the floor, and lifting children and/or equipment. Must also have the capacity to provide the children and/or adults with a speech/language model.Shift:
Day shift; some weekend and holiday coverage requiredJob Summary:
The University of Kentucky is currently seeking a Speech Pathologist to provide consultation, assessment, and treatment of a variety of speech, language, cognitive, and swallowing impairments in patients within hospital areas. Other services may include evaluation of patients for potential benefit from speaking valves, electrolarynx, and trachea-esophageal prosthesis. This position will require complete documentation of all services provided as well as billing of services as part of the patient care process.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Excellent communication and customer service skills; strong attention to detail abilities.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Experience in dysphagia evaluation and treatment, including modified barium swallows and/or flexible endoscopy is preferred.Deadline to Apply:
01/31/2021University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.