Assistant Director, Hearing And Speech

Childrens Mercy Hospital   •  

Kansas City, MO

Industry: Healthcare


11 - 15 years

Posted 44 days ago

Job Responsibilities:

The Assistant Director functions under the general supervision of the Director of Hearing and Speech. The Assistant Director provides guidance, oversight and leadership for personnel and operations of the Speech Department at all locations and functions as Acting Director in the Director's absence. The Assistant Director is responsible for monitoring effective resource utilization and general management of the Speech Department including clinical and fiscal management. In addition, supports the CMH Service Excellence Program through demonstrated knowledge of CMH Shared Values, Mission & Vision, and Strategic Plan. The Assistant Director is an independent licensed and certified provider of speech-language pathology or audiology services for the evaluation, diagnosis, and/or treatment of pediatric communication, hearing, and swallowing disorders and diseases.

Job Requirements:

  • Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology
  • 10 or more years experience
  • State Professional License
  • Current ASHA Certification preferred
  • Medical terminology
  • Computer skills necessary to perform job duties as described
  • Speech Language Pathologist must have skills to operate computer-based diagnostic equipment in their area of responsibility
  • Strategic planning and analytical thinking skills