Clinical Speech Language Pathologist - Pediatric Voice, Swallow, and Craniofacia
Madison, WI 
Posted 17 days ago
Job Description

Practice as a Clinical Speech Language Pathologist at the American Family Children's Hospital.

We are seeking a Pediatric Voice, Swallow, and Craniofacial Clinical Speech Language Pathologist to:

  • Work at a nationally known state of the art Voice and Swallow Center.
  • Work clinically and academically with a multidisciplinary team that includes physicians and speech language pathologists
  • Perform diagnostics including: acoustics, aerodynamics, stroboscopy, and flexible endoscopy
  • Develop new programs and outreach opportunities
  • Contribute to learning experiences for residents, medical students, speech pathologist and clinical fellows.
  • Be involved with clinical research and continuing education.
  • Work in a cutting-edge clinical environment at multiple locations throughout UW Health Systems.
  • Have the ability and willingness to learn diagnostics and treatment associated with subspecialty.

Minimum - Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology.

Work Experience:
Minimum - Experience in diagnostics, which may include acoustics, aerodynamics, stroboscopy, high speed imaging, flexible endoscopy, videofluoroscopy, and/or high resolution manometry. Experience in providing voice, airway, resonance, and swallow therapy.

Preferred - Three (3) or more years of experience in subspecialized voice, airway, resonance, and swallow medical setting preferred. Contribution to local or national professional boards and committees (such as ASHA or state-level speech and hearing associations). Record of presentation at national and regional professional conferences.

Licenses and Certifications:
Minimum - Wisconsin Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) license. ASHA certified (CCC-SLP) or eligible for certification. Certification in Healthcare Provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automatic External Defibrillator.

Preferred - BCSS preferred for swallow subspecialty.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Familiarity with a variety of procedure-based assessment and intervention protocols
  • Organization, time management, flexibility, and positive attitude are crucial to successful performance.
  • Ability to collaborate with peers while being open and approachable
  • Ability to be flexible in schedule and approach to meet the department's operational needs
  • Ability and willingness to learn diagnostics and treatment associated with subspecialty

Physical Requirements:
Light: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds.

UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/veterans.

Work Schedule:
This is a part-time, 20 hours per week position scheduled to work day shift. Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. Some days may start at 7:30 am. No weekends are required. Occasional holiday coverage is required. Hours may vary based on the needs of the department.

in Madison, Wisconsin-also a Magnet-designated facility-provides specialized care in a healing environment designed especially for pediatric patients and their families. American Family Children's Hospital is a comprehensive pediatric medical and surgical center , with nationally recognized pediatric specialists in a wide range of fields. It is also home to our and , which cares for the tiniest patients throughout Wisconsin and beyond.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Required Education
Master's Degree
Required Experience
3 years
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