Per Diem - Speech Therapist

  • Colton, California
  • Aug 29, 2023
Temporary Public Health
  • Salary: $121,513.60 - $127,046.40 Annually USD

Job Description

The Job

Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC) is recruiting for a Per Diem Speech Therapist responsible for planning, implementing, and performing individual speech and language therapy programs for patients of all age groups to enhance speech-language proficiency and development and communication effectiveness. Additionally, the therapist will test and evaluate a patient's speech, language, cognition and swallowing capacity considering their age specific needs.


Shift Availability: Positions require working various shifts; therefore, candidates must indicate availability for all shifts to be considered. Rotating weekend and holiday coverage may be required.

Positions are in the Unclassified Service and serve at the discretion of the appointing authority. Employees may participate in the County's PST Deferred Compensation Plan and do not earn any other benefits.

Vaccination Requirement: Per the December 24, 2021 updated CA State Public Health Officer Order, all workers who provide services or work in facilities described in subdivision (a) of the order, including clinics and doctor offices, must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. In addition, CDPH Public Health Officer Orders updated on February 22, 2022 requires all workers in health care settings currently eligible for boosters, who provide services or work in the impacted facilities must be "fully vaccinated and boosted" for COVID-19 by March 1, 2022. Workers may be exempt from the vaccination requirements under section (1). View the full order here:

The entire All Facilities Letter notifying of updates to the Public Health Order is available at the following link: AFL 21-34.3 Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Vaccine Requirement for Healthcare Personnel (HCP) .

Vaccination Exemptions: Upon hire, candidates will be required to submit proof of vaccination including the booster dose or request an exemption from the vaccination and booster requirements based on either religious belief or medical reasons.

Minimum Requirements

Candidate must possess all of the following:

Experience: Successful completion of Clinical Fellowship Year

Education: A Master's degree from an accredited school of Speech Pathology

License: Must possess and maintain a valid Speech Pathologist license issued by the California Department of Consumer Affairs - Board of Speech and Language Pathology.

1) Must possess a Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA);
2) Must possess and maintain a Healthcare Provider level Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

Selection Process

Application Procedure: Please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire by as soon as possible. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaires.

Examination: There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on the information provided in your Application and the Supplemental Questionnaire. The most highly qualified candidates, based on the evaluation results, will be referred for an interview. Be sure to include in your application and supplemental questions your experience in meeting the minimum requirements. It is to your advantage to include as much relevant and detailed work experience as possible.

To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records.

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EEO/ADA: San Bernardino County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant employer, committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants.

ADA Accommodation: If you have a disability and require accommodations in the testing process, submit the Special Testing Accommodations Request Form within one week of a recruitment filing deadline.

Veterans' Preference: Eligible veterans and their spouse or widow(er) who are not current County employees may be awarded additional Veterans' Preference points. Click here for information and instructions to request Veteran's Preference points.

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Job Address

Colton, California United States View Map