UCP of Central Florida-Speech Language Therapist & SLP Assistant PT-Hourly – West Orange Campus

UCP West Orange Campus – West Orange, FL

Job Specifications: (Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required)

  1. Possesses an active Two-year Temporary Teaching Certificate in Speech-Language Impaired (K-12) from the Florida Department of Education
  2. Possesses an active Speech-Language Pathology Assistant Certification from the Florida’s Department of Health
  3. Possesses active motor vehicle driver’s license and have vehicle at his/her disposal.
  4. Demonstrates knowledge of agency, local, state, and federal regulations pertinent to the duties of this position.
  5. Demonstrates knowledge of school and clinical organization and administration
  6. Demonstrates expertise in understanding agency clinical therapy service policies and procedures and service delivery model
  7. Demonstrates high professional and personal standards of integrity
  8. Works Independently

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Submits accurate and timely Superbills on a daily basis according to UCP guidelines.
  2. Submits accurate and timely Tracking logs on a weekly basis according to UCP guidelines. 
  3. Provides and monitors client coverage and turns in revised schedules on a weekly basis.
  4. Ensures compliance of UCP Confidentiality and HIPAA patient rights procedures for all client files and information on therapist caseload.
  5. Self-Identifies, verbally and/or in writing, as SLT/SLPA to families, students, staff and colleagues.
  6. Effectively applies and adapts therapy sessions according to student’s needs and established goals.  This includes recognizing when the patient has received optimal benefit from therapy services.
  7. Collects data on student achievement for the purpose of documenting activities, preparing reports and/or updating Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) and/or daily notes
  8. Assists in trialing and obtaining assistive devices or equipment for individual students through purchase or loans for use at UCP and at home. 
  9. Consults with speech/language pathologist, teachers, etc. for the purpose of providing requested information, developing plans for services.
  10. Writes accurate and completes daily progress notes at the end of each session using UCP format, and update accountability forms at the end of each session as needed.
  11. Attends Monthly Campus All-Staff and SLT meetings
  12. Performs before and/or after school duties as needed
  13. Perform other duties as assigned
Qualifications

Education:

Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Minimum Experience:

1-year experience preferred in a pediatric population in an interdisciplinary setting setting.

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