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Do you have an interest in working with children and adolescents in a school-based setting? Are you looking to collaborate with other Speech & Language Pathologist (SLP) in a supportive environment that emphasizes applied behavior analysis and positive behavior supports?
If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
Being a Speech and Language Pathologist with us has its advantages!
As an SLP, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
A Supportive Team consisting of Speech Pathologists and Educators
Paid Training with an assigned Mentor as you learn Devereux
Tuition assistance and loan forgiveness eligibility
Free Continuing Education Opportunities (Devereux New York is an Authorized Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) Provider)!
Opportunities to attend conferences and field-related trainings
A rewarding career while making a difference!
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health's New York's Day School provides educational programing for children with intellectual disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and dual diagnoses. Located at our main campus in Red Hook, Dutchess County, NY, this opportunity is responsible for evaluating, re-mediating, and providing consultative assistance to staff on speech, language, voice, and hearing concerns that impede student’s effective communication. As an SLP, you would evaluate students upon intake and prepare diagnostic reports on each evaluated student. You would also conduct individual and/or group therapy programs and prepare reports to evaluate the progress of each student seen in therapy. Additionally, you will serve as a liaison and consult with staff to coordinate program planning, determine need for therapy, and implement recommendations of clinical staff in regard to behavioral/emotional difficulties.
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Education and Experience:
Masters Degree in Speech & Language Pathology and/or related field of study
NYS Certification in Speech and Language Preferred, but those seeking CF Year will be considered
Previous experience remediating speech and/or language difficulties in a school, hospital, treatment facility, etc., is preferred.
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Our Culture, Our Expectations
At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our benefit programs include medical (including telemedicine - medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off, a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.
Visit benefits.devereux.org to see why we are a great place to work!
The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE
Requisition ID 2019-8277
Position Type Full-Time