Speech Language Pathologist Assistant (SLPA)

  • Company:
    Scion Staffing, Inc
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Job Code: #6744
Title: Speech Language Pathologist Assistant (SLPA)
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job Location: Lakewood WA

Job Description:

Scion Staffing, Inc. (www.scionstaffing.com), a full-service national staffing firm, has been engaged to conduct the search for a Speech Language Pathologist Assistant (SLPA)  for our nonprofit client, a beautiful speech and occupational therapy clinic based in Lakewood, WA. Our client focuses on pediatric skills development in multiple areas including speech and language, cognition, focus/attention, self-regulation and self-care, all while infusing play throughout all aspects of a child’s therapy experience. With 350 patients and over 30 employees, the mission of the clinic is to create a place where therapists of different specializations can collaborate to provide comprehensive care to a child and their family.

The Perks:

  • Fun and friendly atmosphere – and a beautiful office space located just minutes off of I-5!
  • A competitive salary of $22-$30/hour, depending on experience.
  • Full range of benefits, including employer paid medical, dental and vision options, 10 days PTO, paid sick days and 9 paid holidays, retirement plan and others.
  • Provide high quality life-changing therapy to children and support to their families!
  • Position Overview:

    Working alongside a team of 10 other Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs) and Assistants (SLPAs), this role will provide top notch support in the counseling and consultations process for patients, including:

  • Prepare engaging exercises and activities to use during speech sessions with patients
  • Provide counseling and consultations for new patients
  • Collaboratively with an SLP supervisor create goals and objectives for patients to work toward and identify areas of progress and challenges
  • Attend continuing education courses and work to advance personal knowledge and experience within the field
  • *New graduates and experienced therapists are encouraged to apply, training and mentoring will be provided by experienced clinicians who are compassionate and committed to assisting clients achieve the best level of care and progress possible in all aspects of their therapy.*

    What You Bring:

    We are seeking candidates with:

  • An Associate’s Degree in an SLPA program or Bachelor’s in Speech Language Pathology or Communication Disorders program
  • Successful completion of a minimum of 100 hours of supervised field work experience or its clinical experience equivalent. 
  • A WA State Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant License
  • Experience with pediatric language therapy desired.
  • Details

  • This is a Direct Hire, Full-Time position
  • 8am-5pm, M-F (no weekends or evenings)
  • Location: Lakewood, WA
  • How to Apply:

    For immediate consideration please submit your resume in Word or PDF format via https://www.scionstaffing.com/job/6744

    About Our Firm:

    Scion Staffing is a top temporary staffing agency and executive search firm, connecting leading companies and organizations with impeccable talent. Through our innovative team-building and staffing solutions, we bridge the gap in temporary staffing, as well as contract-to-hire employment, contingent search, and executive searches. The Business Times has recognized us as a top staffing from 2010-2019, and our clients return to us for a variety of opportunities.

    Scion Staffing is an equal opportunity employer and service provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, age, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, political affiliation or belief, or any other protected class. We are committed to the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment and are dedicated to making employment decisions based on merit and value, for ourselves, our client companies, and for the candidates we represent.