Lead Speech Pathologist jobs in Whittier, CA - Achieve Beyond

Lead Speech Pathologist (California)

Whittier, CA

The Lead Speech Pathologist is an exceptional leader with a clinical background in pediatric services who leads the growth and clinical oversight of the related services program at Achieve Beyond. The Lead Speech Pathologist oversees the development, implementation, clinical management, and quality of speech services.

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SLP positions available in Clinic and/or Early Intervention throughout Whittier, CA

Come join a team of passionate therapists providing excellent pediatric therapy to children throughout the United States! Achieve Beyond was founded in 1995 and is continuously growing to meet the needs of developmentally disabled children through our ABA, speech, occupational, and physical therapy services. We currently offer our services in the entire metro New York area (including the five boroughs of NYC, Hudson Valley and Long Island) and Albany, New Jersey, Connecticut, California (greater Los Angeles area, San Diego, and Orange County), Delaware, and the Virginia/ Maryland/ DC area. We specialize in conducting initial evaluations and providing ongoing services in home, community and clinic settings. Achieve Beyond is centered on our culture of collaboration and support to ensure our services are of the highest quality and adhere to our strong ethical standards.

Whittier, CA
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  • Flexible part time working schedules
  • Full practice management – Training and use of our paperless billing and data collection system
  • 24/7 online learning platform for clinical workshops and trainings
  • Dedicated team of clinical supervisors and administrative staff to provide constant support
  • Financial educational assistance program for select candidates
  • Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences
  • Benefits package available: medical, dental, vision insurances, 401k and 401k with matching (based on caseload)
  • Manage all members of clinical supervisors (Speech, OT) including hiring and appraising their clinical skills.
  • Provide training to OT supervisors, SLP supervisors to be able to independently conduct assessments, submit clinical reports, and treatments plans for service approval.
  • Assist with assigning new hires (CFYs, SLPAs and COTAs) a supervisor and ensures paperwork is submitted to compliance department.
  • Conduct observations of OT and ST providers, at least twice per year and based on requests from provider relations, case management, or from program directors.
  • Provide direct services according to offer letter.
  • Supervise 2 SLPAs and/or clinical fellows, providing the required individual clinical supervision and direct observation.
  • Provide clinical supervision support to licensed therapists.
  • Lead bi-monthly meetings with clinical director for clinical staff
  • Create and present Continuing Education (CE) credit workshops and related service workshops at least 2 per 6 months.
  • Conduct monthly/quarterly related services Quality Assurance (QA) clinical audits and present findings to the compliance committee.
  • Reviews progress/discharge/evaluation reports as needed
  • Collaborates with departments to ensure clinical quality is maintained.
  • Handles clinical escalations
  • Outreach presentations as needed
  • Work collaboratively with administrative and clinical staff and report matters to program directors
  • Additional responsibilities and/or projects as needed.
  • Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
  • CA Licensed Speech Language Pathologist
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from The American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • At least three year’s experience providing SLP services
  • Moderate Microsoft Office skills: familiarity with/ability to quickly learn databases
  • Solid interpersonal and communication (oral and written) skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines and multitask
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively work independently 
Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to travel to and from assigned cases including but not limited to driving personal vehicle, walking, and/or use of public transportation such as a bus or train.
  • Occasionally ascends/descends stairs going to, while at, or leaving therapy location.
  • Constantly positions/moves self to provide therapy services. 
  • The ability to observe details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • The ability to communicate information and ideas so others will understand. Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.