About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.
Our locationsin Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahantare nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.
Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs in a variety of on-campus and online formatslead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.
About the Opportunity: The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is seeking two part-time Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) Clinical Supervisors!
This is a part-time, non-benefits eligible position.
Please note: The primary work location for this position is the Boston MA Northeastern University Campus Location. Until our full return to campus, which is still to-be-determined, this interview process will be conducted remotely- including virtual interviews, remote onboarding and remote work. The remote nature of this position is subject to change in the future and is only temporary. Local, on-campus work will be required once the College and this role return to an operational status that supports it.
Responsibilities: The Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders invites applications from highly motivated candidates for two part-time SLP Clinical Supervisors for work within the on-campus Speech-Language and Hearing Center (SLHC). These appointments begin Fall 2021 or sooner and are for the duration of 1 year, subject to renewal contingent on department enrollments and business need.
The SLP Clinical Supervisor possess depth and breadth of knowledge of those areas of screening, diagnostic, and re/habilitative services, education, counseling, and referrals covered in the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) Scope of Practice. This individual may present with specific areas of interest or clinical focus but provides direct client contact services within the SLHC to a wide range of clients, ages, and disorder areas to meet the demands of volume, scheduling, and clinical objectives. The SLP Clinical Supervisor provides services which comply with the policies & procedures of the SLHC, ensures compliance with mandates of regulatory agencies (including maintenance of the environment of care, infection control, HIPAA, billing, documentation, and annual training), maintains currency of licensure, completes all required clinical and operational documentation/forms, and participates in any programs or initiatives required by the Clinic Director or regulatory agencies (e.g. performance improvement activities). The primary focus of the Clinical Supervisor is to provide clinical supervision and training to graduate student clinicians in the SLHC. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to assisting with program development (e.g., establishment of policies and procedures, forms, or protocols), supervising simulated experiences (e.g., using Simucase), assisting with marketing and client outreach to increase client volume and diversity, and participation in undergraduate student learning experiences.
Minimum completion of a Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology
Massachusetts license to practice Speech-Language Pathology by the appointment start date
Minimum of 5-8 years of clinical experience
Minimum of 3 years of supervisory experience and student mentorship
The ability to work well with and supervise students at varied levels of proficiency and skill
Strong customer service and interpersonal skills
A focus on patient-centered practice and cultural competency
Proficiency with computer technology (.e.g., Office365 suite utilizing Word, Excel, and email)
Excellent organizational skills; can work independently, but seek out guidance when needed
The ability to work well with multiple levels of staff, students and clients at varied levels of proficiency
Evening availability (e.g., until 6 or 7 p.m.) and/or Saturday availability preferred
Additional Information: For more than a century, Northeastern University's Bouve College of Health Sciences has championed a simple idea: Experience deepens learning. Here, at one of the nation's leading health science colleges, future pharmacists, policymakers, administrators, nurses, physical therapists, scientists, speech therapists, and psychologists learn from renowned professors, while apprenticing alongside preeminent clinicians and researchers at top health institutions.
Bouve College of Health Sciences encompasses four exceptional schools, School of Health Professions, School of Nursing, School of Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences, and School of Pharmacy. Together, these institutions leverage interdisciplinary collaboration and strategic synergies to tackle the world's most pressing health challenges. It is this cross-pollination of academic rigor, interdisciplinary perspectives and globally recognized experiential learning that distinguishes Bouve and its graduates.
Our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Bouve College of Health Sciences values and respects the multiple and diverse identities of our shared humanity across race, ethnicity, class, ability, language, gender, sexuality, age, nationality, and military service. We are committed to enlivening the climate of diversity at Bouve through teaching, learning, dialogue, and relationship building. We seek to nurture inhabitable and welcoming spaces where all members feel that their ideas, voice, and lived experiences matter. We avow that differences in perspectives exist, are to be anticipated, and that respect for our differences is foundational to the universe of ideas that enrich our lives and professions. We are committed to advocacy, inclusion, and justice for all.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.