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The UWEC Communication Sciences and Disorders program is dedicated to developing critical thinking, knowledgeable, and compassionate professionals. The high standards we expect from our students means our graduates are highly sought after professionals even before graduation. Our graduate program boasts 100% of graduates obtaining a job in the field within one year of graduation!

Find out what our graduates are doing now

Did you ever wonder what you can do with a degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders? There are many different options and opportunities for graduates of our undergraduate and graduate programs.

Our undergraduates pursue one of two paths:
Continue their education
  • Master’s degree in speech-language pathology
  • Master’s degree in special education, early childhood education, social work, vocational rehabilitation, family services
  • Audiology doctorate
  • Sign language interpreter
Enter the workforce
  • Speech-language pathology assistant
  • Classroom paraprofessional
  • Medical supply representative
  • Hospital unit clerical support
  • Nonprofit agency staff or administration
  • Autism line therapist
Graduate students have a number of options
  • Pursue a doctoral degree in speech-language pathology/sciences
  • Pursue a career as a speech-language pathologist 

Job Opportunities for Alumni

We are happy to share job openings and opportunities with our graduates! Please see the opportunities and contacts below. Check back frequently, as we post new opportunities as we receive them.

Speech Language Pathologist ECSE Birth - 3

Speech Language Pathologist ECSE Birth - 3
Early Learning Center in West St. Paul, MN
Dates: 2022-2023 School Year 
Job Posting Date: 9/29/2022

Job Description / Summary

  • Our Birth-3 team is adding an SLP position as our numbers are continuing to grow!

Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid Minnesota Speech-Language Pathologist license
  • Master's Degree in Communication Disorders or completing a Master’s Program in Communication Disorders
  • Background working directly with students in the area of communication disorders
  • Background in conducting assessments and writing evaluations
  • Possess excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills
  • Possess knowledge of specialized instruction and Due Process in the area of speech and language
  • Ability to work in a team approach
  • ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence or Clinical Fellow

Benefits

  • Salary: Per the Teachers' Master Agreement 2021-2023

     

Additional Information

  • It is the policy, practice, and commitment of District 197 to provide equal employment opportunities for all people without discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance, veteran status, or sexual orientation. We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better school system and better results for all students. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our team wherever we can and we actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of it. 

To Apply

KidTherapy

KidTherapy
Speech Therapist
Austin, Texas
Job Posting Date: 9/28/2022

Position Description / Summary

  • KidTherapy is looking for an energetic, passionate, and motivated Speech Therapist to join our team! 
  • Therapist will evaluate and treat children and teenagers of all ages with a variety of diagnoses. 
  • At KidTherapy, PTs, OTs, and SLPs, work together to develop & execute individualized care to help families reach their goals. 
  • Bilingual is a plus!!
  • Full time, part time, and PRN positions are available. 
  • Flexible hours and competitive pay also offered. 
  • Benefit package available for full time employees.

More information:

To Apply

  • Please fax resumes to (512) 916-1532 or e-mail to info@kidtherapyaustin.com
  • Mail resumes to: Kidtherapy, 4607 Manchaca Rd, Austin TX  78745
Grow Space Pediatric Therapy

Grow Space Pediatric Therapy at River Prairie
Casual (PRN, as needed) openings 
Altoona, Wisconsin
Job Posting Date: 9/27/2022

Position Description / Summary

  • Seeking casual (PRN, as needed) speech and language therapists.
  • No minimum/maximum hours, but some consistency for availability from week to week preferred.  
  • Great potential for part time and full time opportunities in the near future.

About Us

  • Grow Space is a pediatric therapy company located in the heart of River Prairie, Altoona, Wisconsin. Grow Space will provide necessary therapy services to the patient population from 0-21 years old. Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, and Physical Therapy will be at the forefront of offered services with the potential for growth of services in areas that support overall functioning, independence, mental health, and the childhood occupation of play. 

To Apply

Texas A&M University

Texas A&M University - Kingsville
Assistant Professor of Practice, Communication Sciences & Disorders
Kingsville, Texas
Job Posting Date: 9/19/2022

Position Description / Summary

  • The Department of Clinical Health Sciences is seeking an experienced Clinical Instructor to join our accredited program in Communication Sciences & Disorders at Texas A&M University-Kingsville.  
  • The rank, Assistant Professor of Practice, is for a 9-month non-tenure track position with summer teaching possible/optional. The successful applicant will be expected to supervise/instruct graduate student clinicians in the on-campus clinic and be called upon to teach some undergraduate courses.
  • Salary commensurate with qualifications. Consideration of applications begins immediately and continues until a suitable candidate is identified. 

Qualifications

  • Minimum Qualifications: 

    • Texas Licensure
    • Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) in Speech-Language Pathology
    • MS or MA in Communication Sciences & Disorders
    • Experience in Supervision

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Three years of experience post CCC

About Us

  • We are located in historic Kingsville, TX home of the legendary King Ranch and Kingsville- Naval Air Station. Our South Texas location is near the Gulf coast - Corpus Christi area, with beaches, birding, and fishing. We are a Hispanic service institution, with a growing international population.
  • For more information about the university please visit our website at http://www.tamuk.edu/about/index.html

To Apply

  • Please submit letter of application, vita, copies of transcripts, and three original letters of recommendations electronically (at least one of the letters must be from a clinical educator).
  • For more information contact:
    Stephen Oller, Ph.D., Chair of Faculty Search Committee at Texas A&M University-Kingsville,
    Dept. of Clinical Health Sciences, Communication Sciences and Disorders,
    700 University Blvd, MSC 177A, Kingsville, TX 78363
    Phone 361-593-2768 or email stephen.oller@tamuk.edu
Encore Rehabilitation

Speech Language Pathologist
Encore Rehabilitation
Columbus, Wisconsin
Full-Time
Job Posting Date: 9/13/2022

Position Description / Summary

  • Provides speech therapy services to residents and initiates referrals when appropriate and in accordance with Speech Therapy Department procedures.
  • Conducts screenings of residents at regular intervals to determine need for intervention/treatment.
  • Evaluates residents to obtain data necessary for treatment planning and implementation. Conducts specialized evaluations as indicated.
  • Interprets and communicates evaluation findings to residents, family, and other team members.
  • Establishes individual resident schedules in conjunction with other team members.
  • Develops treatment plans by identifying a problem list, including short and long-term goals and methods to achieve identified goals.
  • Coordinates treatment plan with resident, family and other team members.
  • Implements and conducts treatment as outlined in treatment plan.
  • Monitors resident’s response to intervention and modifies treatment as indicated to attain goals in accordance with physician orders.
  • Develops appropriate home or community programming to maintain and enhance the performance of the resident in their own environment.
  • Please see website for complete description.

Qualifications

  • Masters Degree in Speech-Language Pathology.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competency or eligibility for Clinical Fellowship Year.
  • Current state licensure or license eligible.
  • Regular attendance.

Benefits

  • $10,000 Sign-on
  • Competitive pay
  • Generous PTO
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • License Reimbursement
  • 401K Company match
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Career development opportunities
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health savings account

About Us

  • We foster a culture driven by a team of passionate, mission-driven professionals. We’re pioneering a bright future for therapy providers who are motivated to do what’s right for patients and those who are looking for opportunities to advance. 
  • Encore Rehabilitation is a trusted leader in delivering innovative outsourced rehabilitation solutions tailored to the unique needs of our variety of provider partners. High-quality care with meaningful clinical outcomes with Therapist located nationwide.

To Apply

 Applications and complete job description are available on our website: Speech Language Pathologist in Columbus, Wisconsin | Encore Rehabilitation Services (encore-rehab.com)

Prairie Rehabilitation

Prairie Rehabilitation, Inc.
Speech Pathologist
Sioux Falls, SD
Part-Time Openings
Job Posting Date: 9/13/2022

Position Description / Summary

  • Prairie Rehabilitation, a certified rehabilitation company specializing in physical, occupational, and speech therapy, is seeking PRN/Part Time therapists in all Prairie Rehab settings including outpatient, skilled nursing and home health.
  • We are looking for an SLP with a passion for clinical excellence.
  • We are excited about the opportunity for a Speech Language Pathologist to grow and develop while providing exceptional patient care.
  • This SLP must be able to multitask and communicate clearly with patients and staff in order to provide an exceptional experience for anyone entering the clinic. 
  • Prairie Rehabilitation offers training for all positions and computer systems based on your individual experience.
  • We hope to find a candidate whose goals and values align with ours. 
  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, Day Shift

Qualifications

  • Applicants must be a graduate of an accredited SLP program and eligible for licensure in the state of South Dakota. 
  • Experience in a similar position is preferred, but not required.  

Benefits

  • Prairie Rehab offers great benefits depending on how many hours you work in a pay period.
  • Prairie Rehabilitation, Inc. offers many continuing education opportunities, including specialized speakers, company provided workshops, and unlimited access to our CEU360 library which includes over 6,000 hours of CE accredited courses. 
  • Our salary and other compensations are very competitive. 

To Apply

  • Qualified applicants should mail or email their resume and/or application to:
    Danielle D. @ ddurland@prairierehab.com
    Prairie Rehabilitation
    1720 S Cliff Ave.
    Sioux Falls, SD 57105

  • Applications can be found on our website www.prairierehab.com
    Select About, then Join Our Team from the menu bar.
Capital City Therapy Group

Capital City Therapy Group 
Speech Pathologist
Multiple Openings
South Carolina
Job Posting Date: 9/12/2022

Position Description / Summary

  • Capital City Therapy Group is looking for motivated and energetic SLPs and OTs to join our fast-growing pediatric practice located in South Carolina.
  • The following positions are available:
    • Community based SLP and OT (preschools, daycares, charter schools and early intervention)
    • Clinic based SLP and OT (Lexington, SC and NE-Columbia, SC)
  • Duties include:
    • Evaluation and treatment of a variety of disorders in the pediatric population
    • Timely and thorough completion of documentation using Clinic Source
    • Development and implementation of home exercise plans
    • Effective oral and written communication skills
    • Investment in professional growth and continuing education
    • Ability to work well as a team member

Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Speech-language Pathology with Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA
  • Valid South Carolina state licensure
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Experience working with the Autism population
  • Strong understanding of oral motor and feeding disorders
  • Knowledge and implementation of AAC devices
  • Ability to work well as a team member

Benefits

  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Health and dental benefits
  • 401K program
  • Paid time off 
  • Stipends for continuing education materials
  • Equipment to access web based clinical software remotely (clinic source)
  • State licensure reimbursement
  • New grad tuition reimbursement program
  • Relocation reimbursement
  • Leadership opportunities

About Us

Capital City Therapy Group was founded in 2011. Capital City Therapy Group provides speech and language, physical therapy, and occupational therapy services to children birth to 5 years of age. Our goal is to provide therapy that looks like play and incorporate therapeutic exercises to encourage family involvement in order for their child to reach their full potential. We aim to teach parents and caregivers how to encourage play, to learn and explore within the child’s natural environment; either home or daycare. We encourage community education and work closely with parents, pediatricians, early interventionists and other healthcare professionals to ensure all our clients reach their goals. Capital City Therapy Group, is a BabyNet Provider.

To Apply

Apply online through our internet link: http://capitalcitytherapy.com.  Select About Us > Join Our Team.

Send Resumes to:
Email: info@cctherapygroup.com 
Address: 720 Old Cherokee Rd., Lexington SC 29072

Questions? Phone: 803-490-0960

Mayo Clinic Health System (MCHS)

Mayo Clinic Health System (MCHS) Medical Clinical Fellowship
Speech Pathologist
LaCrosse, Wisconsin
Job ID: 186289BR
Part-Time
Job Posting Date: 8/25/2022

Position Description / Summary

  • 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.
  • Involves patients of all ages and their caregivers in the plan of care in the inpatient and outpatient settings.

Who Are We? 

  • Mayo Clinic is the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2020-2021) and ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. Across all locations, you’ll find career opportunities that support diversity, equity and inclusion. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development and our benefits and compensation package are highly competitive. We invite you to be a part of our team where you’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career!

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited university.
  • 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.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence, or eligibility for Clinical Fellowship is required.
  • Prior experience is preferred.

Additional Qualifications

  • Additional languages preferred.

License or Certification

  • Speech/Language Pathology Licensed or eligible for Speech/Language Pathology License, in the state of Wisconsin.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence or be eligible for Clinical Fellowship granted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
  • Current BLS of Health Care Providers certification from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
  • Driver’s License may be required depending on location of hire.

Additional Information

  • Exemption status: Exempt
  • Compensation Detail: $30.25 - $45.42 / hour
  • Schedule: Part Time
  • Hours / Pay period: 48
  • Schedule details: Mon- Friday in outpatient adult and pediatric practice.
  • Weekend schedule: Weekend Rotation Every 4-5 Weeks, Half Days On Call
  • International Assignment: No
  • Benefits eligible: Yes
  • Benefits: Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits. Eligibility may vary.

Additional Information / To Apply

Unified Therapy Services

Unified Therapy Services
Full-Time
Dubuque, IA
Job Posting Date: 7/26/2022

Job Description / Summary

  • Unified Therapy Services is seeking a full-time (30-40 hours) Speech-Language Pathologist to provide services to pediatric and adult patients at our outpatient therapy clinics in Dubuque, IA.
  • This position will primarily provide services to pediatric patients and occasionally provide services with adults.
  • Evaluates and treats speech therapy patients under physician’s orders.
  • Understands and complies with universal precautions, safety and risk policies and procedures.
  • Prepares necessary documentation including evaluations, progress notes, discharge notes and logs in timely manner according to regulations.
  • Consults with other members of rehabilitation team to select treatment programs consistent with needs and capabilities of individual and to coordinate comprehensive services delivery.
  • Trains individuals in skills and techniques required for participation in activities and evaluates individual’s functional progress.
  • Participating in speech groups such as social skills and language groups.
  • Utilizes and maintains equipment; requests supplies as needed.
  • Ongoing commitment to reducing costs and improving productivity in the speech therapy department.
  • Maintains positive relationships with the health care team, patient, and family.

Who Are We? 

  • Our team consists of occupational and physical therapists, speech-language pathologists, physicians, medical professionals, care staff, patients, and families that all aim to better serve our community.
    By working together, we yield quicker and more functional results.
  • Patients receive the focused attention and customized personal care for the duration of their treatment. We are therapist owned, nationally recognized, and will continue to set the bar by exceeding customer expectations with platinum customer services by providing the highest quality of care in a friendly and encouraging environment.

Requirements

  • Master's or Doctorate degree
  • Current license in Iowa

Benefits

  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Simple IRA

Additional Information / To Apply

For more information, visit our website: unifiedtherapy.com/careers

Interested parties can apply here!

Prevea

Prevea, HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital, 
Full-Time SLP - Days
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
Job Posting Date: 7/22/2022

Job Description / Summary

  • Speech Language Pathologists are highly-educated professionals who use their extensive training to help care for individuals dealing with conditions like delayed speech and speech disorders, swallowing and feeding disorders and fluency disorders. By providing high-quality rehabilitative services, our Speech Language Pathologists help patients achieve their maximum functional potential and meet their speech-language goals.
  • This position will provide quality speech therapy services through education and coaching to families and colleagues in order to maximize the functional independence of children birth to three years within their family’s daily routines and activities. The therapist will be a member of a multidisciplinary early intervention team supporting infants and toddlers with developmental delays and their families in the child’s natural environment.
  • Full-time: Days
  • Pediatric interest is preferred
  • Clinic/school-based position
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus

Qualifications

  • Education
    • Masters-Speech-Language Pathology-Required
  • Experience
    • Related Experience-Preferred
  • Certifications, Licenses and Registrations
    • Certificate of Clinical Competence, SLP, as required in state of practice.
    • If applicable, must possess valid state driver's license and have automobile insurance as required by state law. May be required to have own vehicle for transportation.
    • Licensed in the state of practice-Required

Benefits

  • HSHS provides a benefits package designed to support the overall well-being of our colleagues including their physical, emotional, financial, spiritual, and work health. Colleagues budgeted to work at least 32 hours per pay period are eligible for HSHS benefits.
  • Comprehensive and affordable health coverage includes medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage for full-time and part-time colleagues.
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)  combines vacation, sick, and personal days into one balance to allow you the flexibility to use your time off as you need.
  • Retirement benefits include an HSHS Pension Plan and Retirement Savings Plan with HSHS matching contributions.
  • Education Assistance benefits include up to $4,000 of educational assistance each calendar year and tuition discounts to select colleges with no waiting period.
  • Adoption Assistance provides financial support up to $7,500 for colleagues growing their families through adoption   to reimburse application and legal fees, transportation, and more!
  • Other benefits include: Wellness program with incentives, employer-paid life insurance and short-term and long-term disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program, ID theft coverage, colleague rewards and recognition program, discount program, and more!

Employer Overview

  • Throughout communities in Illinois and Wisconsin, 15 hospitals, numerous community-based health centers and clinics, our 13,000+ colleagues have built a culture based on our solid core values of respect, care, competence, and joy. These are the ideals we believe in, work by, and live each day.
  • Built upon more than 145 years of service to the communities we serve, we now look to the future and our place in it as a health care system that strives to continually improve processes, procedures, and outcomes with the latest and most advanced technologies and treatments.
  • Regardless of how far our passion for excellence carries us, our focus will always remain on the most important person in our entire organization: The patient.
  • HSHS and affiliates is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Additional Information / To Apply

Apply online https://careers.hshs.org/jobs/44602?lang=en-us
Or email Lauren.Aman@hshs.org 

Hustisford School District

Hustisford School District
Full-Time SLP
Wisconsin
Job Posting Date: 7/21/2022

Job Description / Summary

  • Hustisford School District has a full-time speech and language pathologist position available.

  • We are a small, rural school district in Dodge County with about 370 students between 4K-12th grades. We are located about an hour from Milwaukee, Madison, Oshkosh, and Whitewater.

  • The current caseload is between 25-30 students that are serviced between the elementary school, middle/high school, and one nearby, private school.

  • We have a strong special education staff that provide wonderful support to one another. All graduates are encouraged to apply. The district is able to provide supervision for CFY and mentorship. 

Additional Information / To Apply

The position is posted on WECAN: https://wecan.waspa.org/Vacancy/148624.

Contact:

Dena Serwe, Director of Special Education / School Psychologist
Hustisford School District
845 S. Lake Street
P.O.Box 326
Hustisford, WI  53034

phone: (920) 349-3261  ext. 268
mobile: (920) 349-2194
fax: (920) 349-8495

 

Menomonie WI School District

Menomonie WI School District
SLP 
Job Posting Date: 7/13/2022

Job Description / Summary

  • We are in need of three Speech and Language Pathologists in the Menomonie, WI school district.
  • $5000 signing bonus (with two-year commitment).
  • This is a full-time position to begin August 16, 2022.
  • Assignment to be based on district-wide needs.

Qualifications

  • Candidates must possess a passion for high-quality work, exhibit strong oral and written communication with students and families, and have the ability to work with students of all abilities.
  • Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) license #1820 (Speech & Language Pathology) is required.

Benefits

  • Pay: $50,000.00 - $75,000.00 per year
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • 8 hour shift

Additional Information / To Apply

Contact: 
Samantha Hoyt
Director of Human Resources
School District of the Menomonie Area
(715) 232-1642 ext. 11062
samantha_hoyt@msd.k12.wi.us<mailto:samantha_hoyt@msd.k12.wi.us>

 

Children's Therapy Solutions, Inc.

Children's Therapy Solutions, Inc.
Multiple Positions (CF-SLP)
Florida
Job Posting Date: 7/12/2022

Job Description / Summary

  • We are looking to expand our team and seeking to hire CF-SLPs and CCC-SLPs with positions open immediately within our private practice, teletherapy, school placements in Manatee Co. and local charter schools. 
  • Supervision/Mentorship provided.
  • Bilingual Spanish/English is a plus. 
  • For additional information, visit our website: www.childrenstherapysol.com or call: 941.745.5111

To Apply

Please email your resume to admin@childrenstherapyfl.com

 

Broad River Rehab

Broad River Rehab
Multiple Positions
MI & WI
Job Posting Date: 7/11/2022

Job Description / Summary

Broad River is growing in MI & WI!! Please see below to view our current SLP positions. These are all skilled nursing facilities serving the geriatric population!

  • Michigan
    • Part-time SLP opening Fairview Nursing & Rehab in Centreville, MI
  • Wisconsin
    • FT SLP opening for Mulder Healthcare Facility in West Salem, WI- $10K bonus
    • Part-time SLP opening for Tomah Nursing & Rehab in Tomah, WI
    • Part-time SLP opening for Frederic Nursing & Rehab in Frederic, WI- $3,000 bonus

To Apply

You may apply online directly at: www.broadriverrehab.com or reach out to the area Recruiter!
Whitney Deck, Recruitment Manager
wdeck@broadriverrehab.com
Call or text: 864-313-0770
Connect: Whitney Deck | LinkedIn

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