Title:  Speech Pathologist

Division:  Otolaryngology
Schedule:  Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $63,151 to $87,149
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  14080


The Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas is seeking a full time speech-language pathologist. The ideal candidate should have experience in the evaluation and treatment of upper airway and swallowing disorders. Ability to independently perform modified barium swallow studies and FEES is preferred. The successful candidate will work within a growing multidisciplinary team of laryngologists, head and neck surgeons, and speech pathologists. Additional opportunities available with this position include participation in weekly tumor board, education and training of students and residents, and participation in multidisciplinary research. This position will be located at Ben Taub General Hospital a level one trauma hospital that offers complex and diverse patient populations.  Opportunity to work with trauma, traumatic brain injury, stroke, swallowing, trach/vent, head and neck cancer, neonate feeding/swallowing, voice diagnoses. 

Job Duties

  • Evaluates and treats inpatient and outpatient adults and pediatric patients with communication disorders and/or swallowing disorders.
  • Schedules appointments, discusses patient progress and/or status with physicians and other professionals.
  • Provides patient/family education.
  • Monitors patient needs.
  • Documents daily treatment and evaluation results.
  • May supervise student externs.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Speech Language Pathology.
  • One year of relevant experience.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA).
  • Texas State Licensure as a Speech Pathologist from the Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation (TDLR).



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Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.