The Guidance and Training Center (GTC) is a non-profit community mental health center, founded in 1994, based in Bethlehem. GTC’s mission is to provide preventive and therapeutic services in the area of mental health, especially for the child and family, and generally for the local community, and to pursue the development of knowledge, skills, and experiences of workers in this field and conduct research through programs that meet the needs of the target groups.
The GTC is looking to recruit a Speech and Language Therapist according to the following requirements:
Contract Type: Project – 2 days a week
Contract Duration: One Year- Renewable
Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech Therapy.
-At least two years of related experience.
-Work with family members to recognize and change behavior patterns that impede progress and explain techniques to use at home.
-Improve the function of patients with speech, language, voice and/or swallowing impairments by planning treatment.
-Good command of the English language.
-Able to conduct individual and group interventions.
-Demonstrate the ability to evaluate information and make effective decisions in relation to client care.
-Display effective communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to work within a team and independently.
-Proactive problem-solving skills and time management skills.
-Demonstrate commitment to continuing professional development.