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Speech Language Pathologist/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Speech Language Pathologist/UKHC
Requisition Number RE25351
Working Title Speech Language Pathologist
Department Name H3370:Speech
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 12
Salary Range $61,630-100,485/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

MS Speech Pathology

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

Kentucky SLP License and Registration, CCC eligible

Physical Requirements

This position requires regularly standing or walking with objects weighing up to 10 pounds; intermittently lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to 50 pounds; standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 pounds; and sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time; occasionally lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing over 50 pounds; and performing tasks with repetitive motions. Also involves some exposure to risk of injury from moving, lifting, or positioning patients, equipment, or materials; working in confined spaces; and exposure to loud noises, hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste, radiation, cuts/punctures, blood-borne/airborne pathogens, recombinant DNA or viral vectors, and combative/violent people.

Shift

Primarily day shift, Monday through Friday, with additional hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays required.

Job Summary

The Speech Language Pathologist will provide consultation, assessment, evaluation, and treatment to patients within UK Hospital areas. This individual will provide excellent customer service to patients, families, providers, and co-workers (internal and external) by using professional courtesy. This position will also assist the managerial staff in assessing resources and work to improve processes to redistribute or enhance resources.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Excellent communication and customer service skills; strong attention to detail.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Experience in diagnostic techniques including stroboscopy, acoustics, aerodynamics, perceptual voice assessments, and flexible endoscopy preferred.

Deadline to Apply 11/30/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2020-11-16 Expires: 2020-12-16

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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