Tara Therapy is looking to hire a full-time Speech-Language Pathologist to provide speech-language therapy for patients in a long-term care facility in Jena, LA and Jackson, MS. Are you a passionate professional with high ethical standards? Do you have a positive, helpful, and enthusiastic attitude and want to join a rapidly growing skilled nursing rehabilitation team that will appreciate what you have to offer as a Speech-Language Pathologist? Are you looking for a well-respected and supportive company that can offer you opportunities for professional growth? If so, please read on.
This speech-language pathologist position at this skilled nursing rehabilitation facility pays a very competitive hourly wage commensurate with experience. We also offer excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, HSA, life insurance, AD&D, a 401 (k) plan, generous paid time off (PTO), optional short-term/long-term disability, flex benefit plans, a continuing education/licensure allowance, on-site training, a web-based training program that can be used for continuing education, and a referral bonus program. If this sounds like the opportunity in long-term care that you’ve been looking for, apply today!
ABOUT TARA THERAPY, LLC
Founded in January of 2005, we have grown significantly and developed a number of different programs to meet both the needs of the clients we serve and our employees. We provide physical, occupational, and speech-language therapy services to patients at rehabilitation and skilled nursing facilities. We are a leading therapy company not because we provide the most therapy but because we strive to provide the BEST therapy. Our unique service delivery model affords each therapist the time and the tools needed to design a personalized program.
Our primary focus is on providing patients with the best possible care by providing our employees with the high-quality education and training needed to be leaders in the industry. Our employees have access to the latest technology regarding therapy programs, treatment approaches, and documentation. We are invested in the success of each team member, providing not only exceptional pay and benefits, but a very supportive work environment.
A DAY IN THE LIFE AS A SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST
As a Speech-language Pathologist at a long-term care facility, you arrive each day happy to work for a practice that gives you the time and support to get real results for your patients. You love the collaborative spirit at Tara Therapy where you have ample opportunities to learn and develop into a better therapist. You use your knowledge of developmental factors specific to adult and geriatric residents to plan and deliver the best individualized care for each of your patients whether challenged with orthopedic issues, neurological diseases, or complex medical conditions.
Must be a graduate from an Accredited Speech-Language Pathology Program.
Must possess a current license in practicing state.
Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance.
Must possess strong knowledge regarding state, federal, and local regulations as they pertain to long-term care.
Must meet health assessment requirements, including two-stage Mantoux skin test.
Must be capable of performing the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations.
Must be able to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing and possess sufficient communication skills to perform the tasks required.
Internal Number: TT88SLP
About Tara Therapy, LLC
Tara Therapy is a rehabilitation services company providing PT, OT, and SLP services to 35 skilled nursing facilities in 7 states including: Georgia, Alagama, Missouri, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee. To learn more about career opportunities with Tara Therapy visit our website at www.taratherapy.com or call 888-411-4196.