Speech Language Pathologist (Opportunity in China)
LIH Olivia's Place
June 21, 2018
USD 30,000-65,000 (Annual Sala
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
LIH Olivia’s Place is looking for 4 bilingual Paediatric Speech-Language Pathologists (with active license or in progress) who are dedicated to an inter-disciplinary, family-cantered approach and have a strong customer service orientation for our four branch facilities in Beijing/Shanghai/Shenzhen/Kunming, China. This is your chance to play your part in changing young lives for the better. Living and working in China can be the personal and professional experience of a lifetime.
Essential Job Function: In this role, you will deliver a combination of direct service and consultation to the team. You will further serve as a liaison between the client, family & School, program director, as well as other allied health professionals including the client's physician, applied behaviour analyst, occupational therapist, clinical psychologist and developmental behaviour paediatric for the purpose of coordinating care. Ability to be flexible in handling cultural sensitivities is a must.
Your Role and Responsibility:
Assess and treat infants, children, and teenagers with developmental, congenital, and neuromuscular disorders as well as those recovering from injury or illness.
Use special instruments, qualitative and quantitative assessment methods, including clinical observation and standardized tests, to analyze and diagnose the nature and extent of impairments and the effect on age- or developmentally-appropriate tasks and activities.
After evaluation write quality evaluation reports, develop treatment plans, and manage individualized treatment focused on the patient’s individual goals. Play and daily family activities should be incorporated into treatment planning and home programs as applicable to promote ongoing success.
Maintain treatment records, progress reports, and discharge reports of clients in an appropriate, timely and effective manner.
To regularly review progress and adjust treatment plans according to level of progress and parent goals.
To provide parent training and support as an integral part of the therapy programme, working with family members to recognize and change neuromotoric, physical, sensory processing and/or behavior patterns that impede progress.
Work collaboratively with peers, schools, teachers, and other support staff, parents within the child’s natural environment to promote ongoing success.
When working within the school setting; collaborate with teachers, special educators, interpreters, other school personnel, and parents to develop and implement individual or group programs, provide counselling as indicated, and supportive classroom activities including but not limited to positioning, mobility, adapted activities, and assistive devices.
Preferred Background & Qualifications:
Master’s Degree (or equivalent programme) in speech and language therapy from accredited university or college;
2 or more years of post-qualification work experience;
A minimum of 1 years working in a pediatric setting;
License and/or certificate showing ability to work as a speech and language therapist;
Fluent in English and Chinese.
Compensation & Benefits
Competitive annual salary: USD30,000-65,000
Sponsored visa for expatriate staff
11 Chinese public holidays and 10 days paid time off (PTO)
Expatriate employee relocation package
Clinical supervision and professional development/continuing education
Patient referral bonus program
Employee recruitment bonus program
You can contact us to learn more about current open positions and specific requirements:
4 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Base Salary+Monthly Performance Bonus+ Annual Bonus
Internal Number: 4
About LIH Olivia's Place
LIH Healthcare is a dynamic healthcare organization specializing in medical rehabilitation and developmental services. We have three clinics specializing in developmental pediatrics and therapy and a hospital providing inpatient and outpatient rehabilitative care to both adults and children. Our facilities are currently located in Beijing, Kunming, Shanghai, and Shenzhen but will be expanding to other major cities in China in the future. Our mission is to become the leading China rehabilitation services provider and our vision is to enable all people of China to access high-quality, evidence-based, inter-disciplinary rehabilitation services.
LIH Olivia’s Place outpatient clinics provide high-quality developmental services to all children (age 0-21). LIH Olivia’s Place provides developmental pediatrics and therapy services to Chinese children and families, as well as expatriate families living in China. We employ an inter-disciplinary, family-centered model of care and offers a range of services to typically developing children and children with special needs which include developmental pediatrics, speech-language therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, psychology, be...havioral therapy/ABA, learning support, and audiology.
LIH SkyCity Rehabilitation Hospital is the first rehabilitation hospital in Southwest China. This 100+ bed facility opened in March 2017. LIHSC serves as the flagship in the LIH Healthcare system, providing a model for rehabilitative care in China and adhering to international standards of rehabilitative care. The scope of service includes orthopedic, neurological, cardiopulmonary, pediatric, and geriatric rehabilitation, as well as pain management.