Speech and Language Pathologist



City
Eau Claire
State
Wisconsin
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Position description
Responsible for the evaluation, planning, directing and administering of speech/language therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. Administers treatments as prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.
Qualifications
Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited universary. Eligibility for Clinical Fellowship is required or prior experience is preferred. Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Basic computer knowledge. Knowledge of principals and practice of speech pathology. Knowledge of equipment utilized in the diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of speech pathology. Decision making and problem solving. Team building.
Additional qualifications
Additional languages preferred.
License or certification
Current Wisconsin State License in Speech Pathology (as Speech Pathologist)and Certificate of Clinical Competence or be eligible for Clinical Fellowship granted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Current BLS certification.
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2236, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Schedule details
Monday through Friday 8-530 with occasional weekends
Weekend schedule
weekend rotation
Site description
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, Eau Claire was ranked #4 on the list of “Americas best towns” (Outside Magazine, 2015) The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016).
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
108109BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).