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Speech Language Pathologist | Per Diem | Homecare

JGS Lifecare has been taking care of the elders of our community for more than a century, fulfilling a promise made in 1912 to provide compassionate care to improve their physical, spiritual and social needs. Guided by Jewish traditions and values, we welcome the opportunity to make the lives of the elders we serve fulfilling, meaningful and vibrant across a spectrum of services. JGS Lifecare is committed to being an “Employer of Choice.” We offer employment opportunities for people with various interests and backgrounds interested in working in a variety of health and elder care settings.

At JGS Lifecare you will find a great working environment and an excellent compensation and benefits package. We are a smoke-free campus to ensure the health and safety of JGS Lifecare residents, patients, visitors and employees.

Position Summary: The primary purpose of this position is to provide and direct Speech therapy services to residents to include assessment and treatment, development and implementation of programs, and related professional in-services as directed by JGS Lifecare.

Duties:

  • Provides Speech therapy services to residents and initiates referrals when appropriate and in accordance with Speech Therapy Department procedures.
  • Conduct screenings of residents as directed by the Director of Rehabilitation to determine need for intervention/treatment.
  • Develops treatment plans by identifying a problem list, including short and long term goals and methods to achieve identified goals

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Must have SLP license
  • Experience working in a skilled nursing facility, preferred
  • Ability to clearly and concisely communicate both orally and in writing with all levels of management staff

Hours: This position is Per Diem

JGS Lifecare conducts extensive background checks and professional references for all potential employees. You must be able to provide a recent physical and required immunizations.JGS Lifecare is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified individuals will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, sexual identity or expression, genetics, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, political affiliation, veteran status or any other status that is protected by local, state or federal law.

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Why Choose JGS Lifecare

JGS Lifecare is committed to being an “Employer of Choice”. We offer multiple employment opportunities for people with various interests and backgrounds interested in working in a variety of health care settings. At JGS Lifecare, you will find a great working environment and an excellent compensation package for eligible employees.

Diversity & Inclusion

JGS Lifecare is proud to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.