- Full Time, Part Time
- PO BOX 303, Glens Falls, NY 12801
Speech Language Pathologist
CWI is seeking a Speech Language Pathologist!
Employment Type: Regular, benefited, 32 to 40 hours per week
Schedule: Monday through Friday, daytime hours
Position Concept: The Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) provides assessment, treatment, counseling and rehabilitation of individuals for maximum retention or enhacement of expressive and receptive language skills and eating skills. The Foothill's Clinic Speech Therapy Services will include but not limited to: screening and/or diagnostic tests related to articulation, receptive/expressive language, voice, fluency, or aural rehabilitation needs. Evaluation in determining alternate/augmentative communication needs such as signing, electronic devices, communication boards. Oral Peripheral examinations related to structure and function as it pertains to feeding/swallowing problems. Individual/Group Therapy. Assistance in the pursuit of electronic devices through Medicaid or other insurance or funding source. And assistive hearing device tolerance training.
Position Qualifications: The SLP shall have a Master's Degree and required certification. In addition, the SLP will have at least one (1) year's post degree experience, preferred to be in a human service setting serving persons with developmental disabilties.
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Who We Are…
In 1963, CWI began as Community Workshop, Inc. serving a humble contingent of six community individuals in a sheltered employment setting. Fifty years later, CWI has changed its name to Community, Work and Independence, Inc. to better reflect the range of programs and services offered. Today CWI assists 1,200 individuals at nearly 40 locations across four counties. In addition, the not-for-profit organization has grown to become one of the largest employers in the area with over 700 employees and an annual operating budget of nearly $30 million resulting in a substantial impact on the region’s economy.
CWI has worked to bring about positive change and hope for many. A cornerstone in communities across the four-county region, CWI has transformed the lives of numerous individuals with disabilities and other barriers. CWI offers a myriad of services to meet the needs of people who are developmentally and learning disabled, medically frail, brain injured, economically disadvantaged and individuals with other challenges. CWI supports these individuals who strive to be productive and meaningful members of their local community by building a foundation which allows individuals to springboard toward a higher level of independence. Independence may equate to CWI helping individuals find and sustain employment, become involved with volunteer opportunities, partake in recreational opportunities, learn independent living skills, and promote self-advocacy, to name a few.