Job Description Bittersweet Farms is a world renowned leader in serving individuals with autism. We are seeking a contract Speech Therapist, customarily working 5-10 hours per week at our Pemberville location. The Speech Therapist performs a variety of Speech and Language Services including: consultation with teacher, parents and direct support providers, individual and group instruction, develop or assist staff in creating specific training aids to assist students with communication issues, create and carry out individualized treatment plans, report writing and record keeping.
The right person will need excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, initiative, flexibility, compassion, patience, adaptability and team working skills to succeed. Master’s Degree in Speech and Language Pathology from an accredited school is required.Must be eligible for Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA and licensed by the State of Ohio and have at least two years experience working as a Speech Therapist with individuals with autism or similar developmental disabilities.
About Bittersweet, Inc. Help us redefine what is possible with Autism. Bittersweet, Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides residential, vocational, and recreational services to individuals with autism in a farmstead setting. For the past 34 years, we have found that a farm setting offers rich, varied, and abundant opportunities for self-paced, distraction-free activities that are perceived as immediately meaningful by our participants.
We are seeking full-time and part-time employees to help enrich lives and make a difference. Our employees positively impact the lives of individuals with disabilities through teaching, mentoring, and partnering in meaningful activities and positive social interactions.