Therapists at Speech Bananas, Inc. provide therapy to families of children with various needs including hearing loss with cochlear implants and/or hearing aids (Auditory-Verbal Therapy), aural (re)habilitation, speech and language delays and/or disorders, early intervention, fluency, autism, down syndrome, based on the guidelines and principles for Speech-Language Pathologists and Certified Auditory-Verbal Therapists. Family guidance is a critical component to ensure that each child progresses to his or her full communicative potential with parents or caregivers participating in all sessions. We are actively seeking dedicated and experienced Speech-Language Pathologists, Certified Auditory-Verbal Therapists, and Clinical Fellows to join our team. Full-Time, Part-Time and Per-Diem (after school hours) positions available.
Therapists are responsible for the provision of diagnostic and therapeutic Speech and Language and/or Auditory-Verbal Therapy services to patients from birth through 21 years. Documentation regarding current levels, results of formal and informal assessments, progress over time, and formulation of appropriate goals will be essential. Experienced Speech-Language Pathologist to supervise Speech-Language Pathology Assistants. Mentoring and guidance in obtaining Required Professional Experience (RPE), Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) and/or Certified Auditory-Verbal Therapist (Cert. AVT) available. Benefits include: paid time off, paid holidays, group health plan, company matching 401(k) plan, continuing education assistance.
SLP license from the State of California as a Speech-Language Pathologist with Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) in Speech-Language Pathology from ASHA
Three years experience working with children with delays in speech and language acquisition/development, training in early intervention is also preferred. Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills are necessary. Desire to enter a supervisor role for Speech-Language Pathology Assistants and overall office maintenance
Listening and Spoken Language Specialist, Certified Auditory-Verbal Therapist/Educator (Cert. AVT/AVEd) from the AGBell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language with three years of experience working with children with cochlear implants and hearing aids and their families age birth to 6 years of age.
Clinical Fellow for Speech-Language Pathology with authorization to complete Required Professional Experience (RPE) in the state of California and Clinical Fellowship (CF) year from ASHA
2 to 3 openings based on applicants
Additional Salary Information: SLP, Cert. AVT/AVEd, and Clinical Fellow compensation commensurate with experience, qualifications and position responsibilities.
Internal Number: 6991
About Speech Bananas
Speech Bananas, located in Long Beach, California, is committed to maximizing understanding and use of spoken language, develop auditory skills and articulation (speech) skills, increase pragmatic abilities, and guide parents to develop these skills outside of each session. Therapists at Speech Bananas provide therapy to families of children with various needs including hearing loss, autism, down syndrome, speech and language delays and/or disorders, based on the guidelines and principles for Speech-Language Pathologists. This clinic based facility is authorized to work with multiple insurance agencies and is a Nonpublic Agency certified by the California Department of Education.