Speech Therapist

Lower Keys Medical Center - Center, TX3.1

Part-timeEstimated: $66,000 - $82,000 a year
EducationSkills
Dreaming of living in paradise? Want to join a team delivering unmatched patient care? Enjoy leading an incredible team? If so, we have the perfect role for you!

What We Stand For: Lower Keys Medical Center is a comprehensive regional healthcare resource committed to the delivery of consistent quality services in a safe and fiscally responsible manner that meet the needs of patients, physicians, employees and our community; and to the maintenance of an environment that encourages individual development, teamwork and pride with compassion and respect for each person.

What We Do: Lower Keys Medical Center (LKMC) is a 167 bed, full service, Joint Commission accredited, outstanding, acute care medical facility with a

24/7 emergency room
24/7 laboratory
24/7 radiology services
24/7 specially equipped medical transport helicopter
LKMC has a partnership with the world class medical facility-Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, FL-for the cardiac services and other advanced care it provides.

LKMC is also proud to be the only hospital in the Florida Keys that offers labor and delivery services. We also offer physical therapy in Key West using a multi-joint strength system, in addition to other innovative systems and equipment for customized rehabilitation.

LKMC is fully accredited by the State of Florida and the gold standard, The Joint Commission.

Why You Want to Be a Part of It: When someone joins the Lower Keys Medical team, they aren’t just joining another hospital; they become part of something so much larger. We believe 1 minute wasted on a job you’re miserable in is 1 minute you could be doing something incredible that you actually believe in. Our company culture is collaborative, invigorating and above all, facilitates unmatched patient care.

What Does a Speech Therapist, Do? As a Speech Therapist with Lower Keys Medical Center, you will spend your day…

Diagnosing and treating speech and language problems, and engaging in scientific study of human communication.
Evaluating speech and language skills as related to educational, medical, social, and psychological factors.
Planning, directing, or conducting rehabilitative treatment programs to restore communicative efficiency of individuals with communication problems of organic and nonorganic etiology.
You will rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals, while performing a variety of tasks.
Also a wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.
What’s In It For You? Joining the LKMC team gives you an unmatched experience of being a part of something much larger, growth potential, full benefits package, competitive salary, etc.

Which Qualifications Do You Need? In order to set you up for success, you need the basics of…

Requires a master's degree in speech-language pathology and may require a certificate of clinical competence in speech-language pathology (CCC).
You must possess a current FL License.
You will need to be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within this field.
BLS Healthcare Provider required.
Lower Key Medical Center is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Qualifications
Behaviors
Preferred

Thought Provoking: Capable of making others think deeply on a subject

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Loyal: Shows firm and constant support to a cause

Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest

Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

Motivations
Preferred

Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help

Peer Recognition: Inspired to perform well by the praise of coworkers

Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals

Education
Required

Masters or better.

Licenses & Certifications
Required

C-AHA BLS Basic Cardiac