Chapters Health

Speech Therapist Pool

Job Locations US-FL-Temple Terrace
Job ID
Staffing Services
SSP/Per Diem



Under the administrative direction and supervision of Management provides speech therapy evaluation, treatment, and/or interventions and oversees the speech therapy program for participants.  Integrates speech therapy treatment plan into the plan or care to maximize benefits for participants.


  • Graduate of an accredited Speech Language Pathology curriculum with a Masters Degree in Speech Language Pathology
  • Licensed in the State of Florida as a Speech Pathologist
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of speech pathology
  • One year experience working with the elderly required
  • Valid driver's license and automobile insurance in the State of Florida.
  • Reliable transportation to meet visit schedule.
  • Ability to use equipment with visual and auditory mechanisms
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English
  • Flexible schedule to meet the needs of participants
  • Ability to physically access any home i.e. navigate stairs and narrow spaces, tolerate heat and lack of air conditioning, in any area Company serves
  • Ability to manage stress.
  • Ability to perform the essential functions and physical requirements (including, but not limited to: lifting participants and/or equipment, bending, pushing/pulling, kneeling) of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.



  • Satisfactorily complete competency requirements for this position.


Responsibilities of all employees:

  • Represent the Company professionally at all times through care delivered and/or services provided to all clients.
  • Comply with all State, federal and local government regulations, maintaining a strong position against fraud and abuse.
  • Comply with Company policies, procedures and standard practices.
  • Observe the Company's health, safety and security practices.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of participants, families, colleagues and other sensitive situations within the Company.
  • Use resources in a fiscally responsible manner.
  • Promote the Company through participation in community and professional organizations.
  • Participate proactively in improving performance at the organizational, departmental and individual levels.
  • Improve own professional knowledge and skill level.
  • Advance electronic media skills.
  • Support Company research and educational activities.
  • Share expertise with co-workers both formally and informally.
  • Participate in Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement activities as appropriate for the position.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides speech therapy evaluation, treatment, and interventions to program participants.
  • Conducts initial assessments and reassessments, upon referral from team, of participant's condition and functional status and establishes measurable goals and a treatment plan.
  • Provides training, guidance, and supervision to program staff and participants/family members regarding therapy.
  • Responsible for providing and recommending therapeutic exercises.
  • Practices Speech Therapy consistent with American Speech and Hearing Association Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.
  • Participates actively in the interdisciplinary team (IDT) by providing clinical expertise in team planning, problem solving, and processes.
  • Fulfills all administrative requirements, including but not limited to collaboration with Physical and Occupational Therapists and attendance at team and staff meetings.
  • Develop treatment program when indicated, sets goals and provides treatment.
  • Record and sign treatments in participant's medical record, record, sign, and date "Progress Notes".
  • Review assessments and discharge participants when appropriate.
  • Performs other job duties as assigned.




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