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Speech-Lang Pathologist - req# 9460

at University of New Mexico

Posted: 10/10/2019
Job Reference #: 9460
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Speech-Lang Pathologist

Requisition IDreq9460
Working TitleSpeech-Lang Pathologist
Position GradeBE13
Position Summary

The Center for Development and Disability (CDD), established in 1990, is New Mexico's University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service. These centers, authorized by the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act, build the capacities of states and communities to respond to the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.

The Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities Division at CDD, has an opening for a Speech Language Pathologist. This position requires an individual with extensive experience in the evaluation and treatment of young children at risk for Autism Spectrum Disorder and other developmental disabilities, knowledge of state systems of care for referral, and the ability to effectively communicate results and diagnoses to families, team members, and early intervention staff. Both standardized formal methods of evaluation as well as informal observation will be necessary to be successful in this position. Knowledge and experience with ASD specific tests as well as instruments that measure speech-language deficits are necessary. This position requires some in-state traveling.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check.
  • Successful candidate must submit to post-offer, pre-employment physical examination and medical history check.
  • Subject to credentialing process; must maintain credentialed status.
Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree in Speech Pathology or an equivalent discipline; at least 3 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.Certification/LicensureCertificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology; State of New Mexico Licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

**Be sure to address our preferred qualifications listed below in your cover letter**

  • Knowledge of symptomatology of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

  • Experience functioning as part of an interdisciplinary team to provide evaluation and differential diagnoses for children and youth.
  • Knowledge of evidence-based interventions for children with ASD.

  • Bilingual - Spanish/English.

Additional RequirementsBackground check and fingerprinting required.
CampusHealth Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentPediatrics Center for Development (997H)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeTerm - Full-Time
Term End Date06/30/2020
StatusExempt
Pay$3777.51 to $5666.27 Per Month
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredYes
For Best Consideration Date7/1/2019
Application InstructionsTo be considered for this position: Complete the official application; be sure to include all prior work experience and hours worked per week. Attach your Current Resume; listing three former or current Supervisor References. Attach your Cover Letter that addresses our Preferred Qualifications. Incomplete Applications may not be considered.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.





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