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Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology; CCC-SLP; eligibility for North Carolina licensure in speech-language pathology; minimum of one year experience working with adults with speech, language, cognitive, swallowing, and voice disorders in a medical setting. Ability to work well with colleagues, staff, and students; strong written and oral presentation skills; good organizational skills with ability to work independently and prioritize multiple tasks.
NC licensure in speech-language pathology; ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence for Speech-Language Pathologists (CCC-SLP).
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The primary duties involve assessment and treatment of children and adults with communication, voice, and swallowing disorders. Some classroom teaching is possible but voluntary. Most teaching is hands-on clinical work with students and patients. Responsibilities for this full-time, 12 -month position include clinical supervision of graduate students; provision of direct services; and the development and implementation of effective patient evaluation and treatment plans in accordance with federal, state, and professional standards governing the facility and the discipline.
Type of Position: Full Time Position
Work Schedule/Hours: Mon-Fri; 8 am - 5 pm
Department: Communication Disorders Clinic - 273150
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.