Brookdale Senior Living Speech and Language Pathologist / SLP in Buford, Georgia

Part-Time SLP (20-25 hrs/week) - Potential for growth into Full-time!

Buford, GA 30518

Job #: ptSLPbuGA160552c

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Brookdale Healthcare Services is looking for a Speech Language Pathologist to provide therapy services within our Buford, GA communities. Join a dynamic team of health care providers focused on health, wellness and prevention for all our patients.

Your responsibilities:

  • Identify and treat residents with swallowing dysfunction

  • Identify and treat residents with speech, language, voice and fluency disorders

  • Provide and direct speech therapy services to patients, including assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation

  • Develop treatment plans by identifying a problem list, long and short-term goals, and methods to achieve recovery

  • Work in accordance with physicians" orders and adhere to applicable principles and practices of speech therapy, Brookdale policies/procedures, and state regulations

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Master"s Degree in speech therapy from an accredited program

  • License to practice speech therapy within the state

  • ASHA and Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) certifications

  • Skilled nursing experience preferred

  • Flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed

  • Basic computer software skills in Word and Excel

If you are a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.