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Company – A leading Pediatric therapy Centre.

Role – Senior Speech and Language Pathologist

Job Description – We are looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking Senior Speech and Language Pathologist to work in an interdisciplinary team setting. This position is responsible for providing a full holistic patient-centered speech and language therapy service to children with complex needs who may have speech, language and communication as well as feeding and oral motor disorders.

Clinical Responsibilities

  • Provide initial consultation and assessment based on clinical observation, protocols and/or standardized test.
  • Experience and ability to identify patient’s difficulties/disorders and needs and provide a comprehensive diagnosis supported by documented assessment.
  • Setting clear, measurable, realistic and achievable goals to be clearly communicated to parents and other professionals involved.
  • Provide most updated and research-based approaches in the required areas based on pre- tested strategies.
  • Implementing treatment plans based on planned, structured and creative sessions.
  • Documenting small achievements daily.
  • Revising and updating goals and treatment programs more relevant to the child’s development.
  • Advising and guiding patients, family members and teachers on implementing treatment programs across different environments.
  • Preparing home programs and support materials to be used at home.
  • Connecting and discussing with other professionals involved such as doctors, therapists, teachers and careers to optimize therapy progress and child’s development.
  • Identify treatment options and carry out an individualized treatment plan.

Required Education & Experience

  • Fluency in written and spoken English.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Speech and Language Therapy; Speech Pathologist; Speech Pathology/Speech Therapy
  • OR BSc in Communication or Psychology or Linguistics and Master’s program in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited educational institution, college or university.
  • Must be able to provide evidence of completion of discipline specific specialist courses
  • Must have DHA License and/or Eligibility Letter or must be eligible for Department of Health License or transferable UAE License as Speech Therapist.
  • Must have at least 5 years of experience working as a Speech and Language Therapist/Pathologist in a community setting, hospital or clinical settings working with pediatric patients with disability and patients with complex care needs.


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