Hearing and Speech Assistant

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Washington D.C.
Sep 28, 2017
Oct 28, 2017
Full Time
AdvertisementGENERAL SUMMARY Provides basic audiology or speech language pathology diagnostic tests on in- and out- patients of all ages under the direct supervision of a certified audiologist or speech language pathologist. Performs clerical/administrative office support functions. MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS EDUCATION: High school degree or GED diploma is required, plus knowledge of anatomy and physiology, psychology, acoustics and other subjects as would normally be acquired through courses in Hearing and Speech Science. Requires the ability to read and write; and knowledge of grammar, and arithmetic including fractions and decimals. May require the use of standard office/medical equipment (i.e., typewriter, personal computer, data terminal, on-line printer, calculator, telephone, facsimile, copier, sterilizing equipment, blood pressure cuff, or tables); the preparation, comparison or checking of reports, records and related data; and basic use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings and knowledge of their application. Required Certification, Registration, and/or Licensure: None is required. EXPERIENCE: From 0 to 2 years experience required, such as working in a professional setting with coursework and/or an interest in audiology and speech language pathology.