Speech and Language Therapist ( Job No : JOB-2021-04104 )

Association For Persons With Special Needs
  • Children & Youth
APSN Katong School

About The Role

You shall be responsible for the speech language programme for students and trainees with oral communication challenges including evaluation of all students and trainees with suspected or identified communication disorders and the development, management and coordination of a speech and language programme, including difficulty in swallowing.

- Provide professional inputs to support understanding of clients speech, language and communication difficulties to teachers, parents or caregivers, professional staff, administrators and the public.

- Provide screening, identification, assessment, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up services for students and trainees with speech and language disorders.
- Measure outcomes of treatment and conduct continuous evaluation
- Identify effective practices and programs to improve and enhance quality of services.
- Maintain efficient client records and documentation. i.e. Assessment reports filing in students’ confidential file.

Treatment Strategies
- Implement intervention program based on assessment, interpretation and planning.

Training and Support
- Train and support teachers, caregivers and other communication partners of individuals with speech, language, communication difficulties.
- Mentor and supervise of support personnel.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

- Good team player with strong communication and interpersonal skills

Core Competencies:

- Relevant work experience ranging from children to young adults with intellectual disability would be an advantage
- Ability to work with independently and with minimum supervision

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

- Recognized degree in Speech Pathology from accredited college or university with 3 to 5 years speech therapy experience
- Valid practising certificate with Allied Health Professional Council (AHPC)

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Intellectual Disability

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Therapist or Therapist Aide
Min Educational Qualification:
Bachelor Degree
Posting Date:

26 Nov 2021

Closing Date:

25 Dec 2021

Salary Range
SGD   3500.00 - 5000.00
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