Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant

Rainbows is empowering children and families and we’re seeking passionate and energetic candidates to consider for a Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant. As a leading not-for-profit organization providing vital services to children with special needs and their families we are driven by strong guiding principles and supported by a highly talented and committed work force.

 

JOB SUMMARY

A Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant serves young children with developmental disabilities in community settings ages 3-5. This individual must have a genuine interest in working with children and their families.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS (RESPONSIBILITIES)

  • Assists the Speech-Language Pathologist in implementing the treatment plan for the child.
  • Maintains records as required.
  • Completes required tasks in a timely manner.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Complete a training program conducted by a Kansas-licensed Speech-Language Pathologist at Rainbows United, Inc.
  • Current valid Driver’s License and auto insurance.
  • Prior experience working with children with special needs preferred.
  • Previous Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant experience preferred.

 

SKILLS

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Works effectively in a team environment.
  • Ability to work effectively with parents, children, the public, and other professionals.
  • Ability to perform work tasks within the physical demand requirements as outlined below.

 

FLSA CLASSIFICATION: Non-Exempt

 

Status: 201 days per year (1608 hours annually)

 

WORK PACE: Self-paced, requiring the ability to think and act quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced, demanding work environment.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT: This position operates in community settings as needed.

 

All Openings:

EOE STATEMENT

Rainbows United, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of Rainbows United, Inc., from recruitment through employment and promotion, training and work assignments, to provide equal opportunity at all times without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other basis protected by applicable anti-discrimination laws.

E-VERIFY STATEMENT

Rainbows United, Inc. participates in E-Verify. We will provide the federal government with each new employee’s Form I-9 information to confirm work authorization.