Speech Language Pathologist I

Recruitment #200211-UNCX-87


The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. The mission of the Department of Health is to promote, protect and improve the health of all Oklahomans through strategies that focus on preventing disease and injuries. 

OSDH is seeking a full time Speech-Language Pathologist I providing support to Oklahoma County SoonerStart Early Intervention Program, located in Oklahoma City, OK. This is an unclassified position (PIN 34002823) in state government. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Packageincluding a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependentsFor more information about the benefit allowance [click here]. The annual salary for this position is up to $53,463.00, based on education and experience.

Position Description:  
Responsible to provide Speech Language Pathology services in the natural environment with diagnostic and therapeutic services in the areas of speech and language. The functions in this job family will vary.

Education and Experience:
Level II: Certification by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association as a Speech-Language Pathologist.

Level I: Incumbents will perform entry level duties under the immediate supervision of a certified Speech-Language Pathologist. Incumbents at this level are working toward obtaining their Certificate of Clinical Competence. Perform all other duties as prescribed.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required include knowledge of the pathology of communication disorders; of phonetics; of the anatomy and physiology of the speech and hearing function; and of diagnostic testing and treatment techniques for communication disorders. Ability is required to discuss communication disorders with various treatment professionals and families; to plan and execute treatment programs; and to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

Applicant may have travel for business related activities.


If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview.

All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.


Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.

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