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Speech Language Pathologist/UKHC/ On-Call

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Speech Language Pathologist/UKHC/ On-Call
Requisition Number DU05208
Department Name H3370:Speech
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $61,027-93,808/year
Type of Position Other
Position Time Status On Call
Required Education

MS Speech Pathology

Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

Kentucky SLP License and Registration, CCC eligible

Physical 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 required

Job 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? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Experience in dysphagia evaluation and treatment, including modified barium swallows and/or flexible endoscopy is preferred.

Deadline to Apply 10/30/2019
University 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.

Posted: 2019-05-02 Expires: 2019-09-09

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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