Careers

Creative Speech Solutions is looking to fill the following positions immediately:

Speech Language Pathologist – School Based Summer ESY and Fall 2021. Private Practice Saturday Therapy

 

Speech-Language Pathologist Opening – IMMEDIATE

 

Creative Speech Solutions is hiring a full-time and part time, experienced (temporary to possible permanent placements) speech-language pathologist to join our growing team.  

 

Speech-language pathologists at Creative Speech Solutions (CSS) specialize in treating children with a wide variety of diagnoses and level of functioning.  The duties of this position include providing evaluations and direct therapy for the pediatric population in a school-based setting for Summer 2021 ESY placements and also positions for Fall 2021.  Opportunities are also available in our private medically-based setting during the week and also on Saturdays. 

 

In addition to direct treatment, responsibilities could also include coding for insurance billing purposes, report writing and treatment collaboration. School based therapy would involve case management, IEP development and adherence to all NJ state special education laws.

 

Candidates interested in this SLP role at CSS are required to have the following:

 

  • Master’s degree from an accredited speech therapy program
  • NJ State License, Certificate of Clinical Competence and NJ School Certificate (SLS)
  • Minimum of two years of work experience in pediatric private practice and/or school setting
  • Provide therapeutic services for children with delays or disorders in the areas of: phonological awareness, phonemic awareness, phonics, sight word recognition, vocabulary development, morphology, comprehension, expressive written language skills in the areas of syntax, sentence and paragraph development and expansion for all grade levels.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule during the day and some evenings.
  • Effective communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills and a strong desire to work with children with developmental disabilities
  • Patience, persistence and ability to work independently and as an integral part of a team
  • Certification or continuing education in PROMPT, SOS Feeding are a plus. 

 

Experience with using any of the following programs is a plus!  

 

  • Visualizing and Verbalizing, Orton Gillingham, Project Read Framing Your Thoughts, Diana King’s Expressive writing programs, any of the Keys to Literacy Programs (I use the Key Comprehension Routine), The Writing Revolution/Hochman Method or what other programs they have experience with and use.

 

This full-time position offers competitive compensation, medical benefits, paid holidays and paid time off, 401k

 

Applicants who meet the qualifications below should forward resume and salary requirements to micheleg@creativespeechsolutions.com

 

*ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED*

Administrative Assistant

CSS is hiring a full-time or part-time, experienced admin assistant to join our growing team.  Position could become full time in the future based on continued patient intake growth.

Administrative Assistant duties:

  • Provide excellent customer service at front desk
  • Answer phones in a timely, pleasant and courteous manner
  • Take messages and intakes, check voicemail and forward messages throughout the day
  • Greet patients, schedule appointments and answer billing questions
  • Open and sort mail
  • Maintain confidentiality and have a working knowledge of HIPAA guidelines/regulations
  • Take intakes for new and readmitted patients to gather necessary administrative information. Work with therapists and administrative staff on scheduling
  • Sending finished evaluation reports with appropriate cover letters
  • Maintain and update paperless client files i.e. uploading documents, updating insurance and demographic information
  • Maintain inventory checklist, timely ordering of supplies, verifying supplies received are accurate, unpacking and distributing supplies appropriately, and tracking purchases
  • Straighten office upon arrival and throughout the day (especially the waiting room and bathrooms) as well as sanitizing common area surfaces. Take out garbage, vacuum waiting room, organize magazines, toys etc. Monitor refrigerator in kitchen.  Organize, maintain and clean closets
  • Managing therapists schedules, changes in appointments and notifications of changes to both therapists and patients.
  • Provide overall administrative support to Therapists as needed
  • Filing, making pulling and maintaining patient charts
  • Assist the Billing Representative with data input, insurance authorizations and follow ups, following up on overdue accounts, collecting payments and assisting in monthly billing tasks.
  • Help our HR manager with projects as needed.

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 3-5  Administrative Assistant experience required
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are critical since working well with others and building relationships with patients and parents is necessary.
  • Excellent computer skills a must. Advanced knowledge of  MS office applications and Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, experience with Social Media a plus
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills required since building and maintaining relationships with Patients, Therapist and staff is essential.
  • Candidates must be extremely detail oriented and organized with the ability to work through interruptions with ease and to multitask well and deal with competing demands.
  • Ability to work independently or on a group project.  
  • Strong customer service, troubleshooting, time management and conflict resolution skills – escalate issues to Director when necessary.
  • Must show initiative in analyzing current processes and suggest new ones.

Applicants who meet the requirements should forward resume and salary history to micheleg@creativespeechsolutions.com

 

*ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED*

 

Occupational Therapist – School and Private Practiced Based – TEMP TO PERM

Occupational Therapist Opening – IMMEDIATE

Creative Speech Solutions, LLC is hiring full-time and part-time (temporary to possible permanent placements)  for experienced Occupational therapists to join our growing team.  

Occupational therapists  at Creative Speech Solutions (CSS) specialize in treating children with a wide variety of diagnoses and level of functioning.  The duties of this position include providing evaluations and direct therapy for the pediatric population in a school-based setting and a clinic based setting.  Treatment involves one-on-one/group sessions with children. The most common diagnoses treated are Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, Apraxia, cerebral palsy, Global Developmental Delay, and Sensory Processing Disorder. 

In addition to direct treatment, responsibilities could also include writing daily notes, progress notes, evaluations, report writing, treatment collaboration, case management, IEP development and adherence to all NJ state special education laws. Additional job description includes creating home exercise programs, counseling caretakers, and collaborating with speech therapists, school therapists, and teachers. 

Candidates interested in this OT role at CSS are required to have the following:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited Occupational Therapy program
  • Satisfactory completion of Certification Examination of National Board for Certification of Occupational Therapists. Maintenance of registration required  
  • NJ State License, Certificate of Clinical Competence and NJ School Certificate 
  • Minimum of two years of work experience in pediatric private practice and/or school setting
  • Candidates should be experienced treating sensory processing disorders, motor planning difficulties, decreased strength, and gross motor skills, as well as visual motor and fine motor skills. 
  • Certification or continuing education in The listening Program, Handwriting  Without Tears, Visual Processing disorders, splints. 
  • Effective communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills and a strong desire to work with children with developmental disabilities
  • Patience, persistence and ability to work independently and as an integral part of a team

Applicants who meet the requirements below should forward resume and salary requirements to micheleg@creativespeechsolutions.com

*ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED*

Speech Language Pathologist – School Based

Creative Speech Solutions, LLC (a pediatric therapy center located in Summit and Montclair, NJ) is hiring a full-time and/or part time experienced school based speech-language pathologist to join our growing team.  

Speech-language pathologists at Creative Speech Solutions (CSS) specialize in treating children with a wide variety of diagnoses and level of functioning.  The duties of this position include providing evaluations and direct therapy for the pediatric population in a school-based setting and not necessarily in our private practice.  

In addition to direct treatment, responsibilities could also include coding for insurance billing purposes, report writing and treatment collaboration. School based therapy would involve case management, IEP development and adherence to all NJ state special education laws.

Candidates interested in this SLP role at CSS are required to have the following:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited speech therapy program
  • NJ State License, Certificate of Clinical Competence and NJ School Certificate (SLS)
  • Minimum of two years of work experience in pediatric private practice and/or school setting
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule during the day
  • Effective communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills and a strong desire to work with children with developmental disabilities
  • Patience, persistence and ability to work independently and as an integral part of a team

 

It is strongly preferred that candidates interested in this role have one or more of the following:

  • Experience with hearing impaired and/or auditory-verbal treatment.
  • Experience in providing therapeutic services for children with delays or disorders in the areas of: phonological awareness, phonemic awareness, phonics, sight word recognition, vocabulary development, morphology, comprehension, expressive written language skills in the areas of syntax, sentence and paragraph development and expansion for all grade levels.
  • Certification and training in a multi-sensory structured phonics program (e.g. Lively Letters, WKRP, Wilson, LIPS, Orton-Gillingham).
  • Knowledge with the following programs including but not limited to, Project Read Framing Your Thoughts, Diana King’s Expressive writing programs, any of the Keys to Literacy Programs (ex. Key Comprehension Routine), and the Writing Revolution/Hochman Method.
  • Certification or continuing education in PROMPT, SOS Feeding, Handwriting without Tears, The Listening Program, and Interactive Metronome. 

 

This full-time position offers competitive compensation, medical benefits, paid holidays and paid time off, 401k

Applicants who meet the qualifications below should forward resume and salary requirements to micheleg@creativespeechsolutions.com

*ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED*

Creative Speech Solutions is always on the lookout for talented therapists that specialize in the following fields:

SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

Speech-language pathologists at Creative Speech Solutions (CSS) specialize in treating children with a wide variety of diagnoses and level of functioning. The duties of this position include providing evaluations and direct therapy for the pediatric population in a private medically-based setting and also in a school-based setting. Hours are Monday – Friday 8-2:30 in a school and possibly 1-2 evenings a week in the office.

In addition to direct treatment, responsibilities could also include coding for insurance billing purposes, report writing and treatment collaboration. School based therapy would involve case management, IEP development and adherence to all NJ state special education laws.

Teacher

Candidates interested in this SLP role at CSS are required to have the following:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited speech therapy program
  • NJ State License, Certificate of Clinical Competence and NJ School Certificate
  • Minimum of two years of work experience in pediatric private practice and/or school setting
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule during the day and some evenings
  • Effective communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills and a strong desire to work with children with developmental disabilities
  • Patience, persistence and ability to work independently and as an integral part of a team
  • Certification or continuing education in PROMPT, SOS Feeding, Handwriting without Tears, The Listening
    Program, and Interactive Metronome are a plus.

This full-time position offers competitive compensation,
medical benefits, paid holidays and paid time off

Applicants who meet the requirements below should forward resume and salary requirements to micheleg@creativespeechsolutions.com

*ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED*

Applicants who meet the qualifications should forward resume and salary requirements to Michele Gilbert at Creative Speech Solutions.

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

Occupational Therapists at Creative Speech Solutions (CSS) specialize in treating children with a wide variety of diagnoses and functioning levels. Position duties include providing direct therapy and evaluations for the pediatric population in a private medically based setting and/or as well as school based setting.

Job description involves one-on-one treatment sessions with children ages 2-12 in a state-of-the-art facility. The most common diagnoses treated are Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, Apraxia, Global Developmental Delay, and Sensory Processing Disorder. Additional job description includes writing daily notes and progress reports, updating goals, creating home exercise programs, counseling caretakers, and collaborating with speech therapists, school therapists, and teachers. Candidates should be experienced treating sensory processing disorders, motor planning difficulties, decreased strength, and gross motor skills, as well as visual motor and fine motor skills. Experience with Handwriting Without Tears is encouraged.

In addition to direct treatment, responsibilities could also include report writing, parent meetings, in-service presentations to parents, teachers or pre-schools, parent meetings-coordination or training. If school placement is an needed; case management, IEP development and adherence to all NJ state special education laws will be necessary.

Candidates interested in an OT role at CSS are required to have:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited Occupational Therapy program
  • Minimum of two years of work experience in pediatric private practice and/or school setting.
  • Satisfactory completion of Certification Examination of National Board for Certification of Occupational
    Therapists. Maintenance of registration required
  • NJ OT License
  • NJ School Certificate or eligibility
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule during the day and some evenings.
  • Effective communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills with a strong desire to work with individuals with developmental disabilities. Patience and persistence are critical traits necessary for this position.
  • Ability to work autonomously and as an integral part of a team

**Both full-time and part-time positions offer a competitive compensation.
Full-time positions offer medical benefits, paid holidays and paid time off.**

Applicants who meet the qualifications should forward resume and salary requirements to Michele Gilbert at Creative Speech Solutions.