Career Opportunities

Speech Language Pathologist (CCC/CFY)

Why choose a career with Connections SLP?
Connections SLP, LLC, the largest private speech-language pathology practice in Whatcom county, provides speech and language services to children and young adults to treat a range of disabilities including speech/language impairment, developmental disabilities, autism, genetic syndromes, hearing loss, sensory integration and feeding problems.

Combining a great team of knowledgeable and caring Speech Language Pathologists and support staff with collaborative relationships with other area service providers, Connections SLP offers a fun environment that fosters success.

Connections SLP is located in Bellingham, WA, halfway between Seattle and Vancouver, BC. With a wide variety of natural scenery, skiing and snowboarding, hiking, waterfront activities, and cultural arts, the Bellingham area offers a variety of attractions and activities while maintaining a small-city atmosphere. Find out more about the Bellingham area at www.bellingham.org and whatcom.kulshan.com.

To apply
Please e-mail or fax your resume to: 
Missy Bartel, Director 
e-mail: missy@connectionsslp.com
fax: (360) 756-8868

Connections SLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Speech Language Pathologist -

Summary

The Speech-Language Pathologist will provide comprehensive evaluations and on-going therapy in a client-centered and friendly manner to help every client develop communication skills during a time of fun, play-based therapy.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with clients, families, physicians, care providers, and other community members in a collaborative approach
  • Development, organization and implementation of assessment and treatment programs
  • Comprehensive case management while interfacing with the Director and other members of the team
  • Comply with all federal and state regulations, professional guidelines and code of ethics for speech-language pathology
  • Assist in training and orientation of new employees as needed
  • Additional duties as directed

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from ASHA accredited SLP program with CCC or strong CFY
  • Must hold current Washington State SLP license or obtain license within guidelines and time frame set by Washington state
  • Experience working with children and adolescents with a range of disabilities preferred
  • Love of children a must

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of techniques and procedures required for assessment and treatment
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently provide comprehensive speech-language pathology case management
  • Proficient in written communication and reporting
  • Ability to effectively communicate with clients, families, physicians, and other professionals in the community
  • Self-starter with excellent problem solving skills

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

  • Ability to interact on a physical level with children and to perform repetitive motion tasks
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds
  • Some local travel may be required
  • This position is subject to a criminal background check