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A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary

Speech-Language Pathologist:  Evaluation and treatment of children with speech, language, cognitive-communicative, feeding and swallowing delay and disorder. Participation in augmentative/alternative communication assessment, device recommendation and related treatment.  Education of patients and families regarding communication and swallowing disorders.  Documentation of clinical findings, adhering to regulatory agency and insurance requirements.

Responsibilities*

  • Evaluation of children with communication and swallowing disorders, with special emphasis on AAC evaluation
  • Treatment of children with communication and swallowing disorders
  • Education of patients and families regarding communication and swallowing disorders
  • Documentation of clinical findings, adhering to regulatory agency and insurance requirements

Required Qualifications*

  • M.A. or M.S. In Speech-Language Pathology
  • Michigan Licensure in Speech-Language Pathology required (limited license acceptable)
  • Previous experience with assessment/treatment of children with complex communication and/or swallowing disorders
  • Interest in Augmentative/Alternative communication assessment, device recommendation, treatment
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to work effectively with medical and allied health professionals within an interdisciplinary team

Desired Qualifications*

Previous experience with augmentative/alternative communication systems

Work Schedule

Monday-Friday:  with 1 longer and 1 shorter day of the week

Work Locations

Pediatric Rehabilitation Center-Commonwealth

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.