This position covers two related services, both involving Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC). At the main hospital campus, duties include performing AAC assessment, treatment, and consultation for children with a range of medical diagnoses that include disorders of speech, language, cognitive or social communication. At the Seattle Children’s Autism Center, duties include providing speech and language evaluation, AAC assessment, treatment and consultation to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Additional responsibilities include support, training, and education to parents, families, caregivers and educators, other professionals and the community for evidenced-based AAC and Autism practices.
- Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited university.
- Experience in pediatric diagnostic or treatment settings.
- Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
- Washington State Licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist.
- Three + years of experience in a pediatric diagnostic/treatment setting
- Experience completing applications for device funding
- Experience using behavioral teaching strategies including Naturalistic Developmental Behavioral Interventions (NDBI)
This is a full-time position but fewer hours than full-time employment may be considered.