Technicians and Assistant Technicians to maximize efficiency and achieve desired quality of
Participate in the Unit and Job Specific Orientation process for new staff in the assigned
Monitor and participate in clinical audit in the assigned specialty area, to support the Speech
Therapy Quality Improvement Plan.
Participate in Speech Therapy in-service and if necessary lead team in-service training to
promote personal development.
Responsible for developing and updating clinical knowledge and skills in the area of specialty
to ensure delivery of evidence based care and professional growth and development.
Engage in continuous education programs
Participate in the development and organization of educational programs for nursing,
medical, other multidisciplinary team members, staff as well as patient’s caregivers.
Participates in research activities to enhance clinical outcomes and promote evidence –
based clinical practice.
Act as a mentor to other Speech Therapists and Developees
5 years of clinical experience as Speech Therapist of which 3 years in area of specialty
Has experience and competency in management of speech, language, communication and swallowing disorders and tracheostomy care to provide speech therapy services for adult in-patients through the acute and rehabilitation stages, pediatric in-patients through the acute and rehabilitation stages, pediatric patients in the home health care based on home visits, in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) to provide speech therapy services in Autism Program, additionally, Knowledge of family centered care, in Early Intervention Program.
English Language: Essential
Arabic Language: Essential
Basic Computer Skills: Essential
Valid Primary License from the country of origin if applicable
A Bachelor's degree in Speech and Language Pathology
3 years Diploma in Speech Therapy
Master's degree as a 1st degree in Speech and Language Pathology from a Nationally approved and/or accredited College/ University With relevant course in specialty area.