Singapore General Hospital Pte Ltd

Auditory-Verbal Therapist

Job Category:  Allied Health Professional
Posting Date:  8 Feb 2024

Works in a multidisciplinary team (doctors, nurses and allied health professionals) to provide individualised Auditory-Verbal therapy to hearing-impaired individuals and provide guidance to their caregivers.

 

Job Description:

 

  • Conducts well-prepared, organised, flexible and diagnostic sessions.
  • Is aware of a child’s auditory information and develops a child’s auditory skills with the use of auditory-verbal strategies.
  • Develops a child’s language and speech through audition and with the use of auditory-verbal strategies
  • Develops a child’s interest in books, letter awareness and phonemic awareness
  • Able to guide parents to participate in habilitation programme and therapy.
  • Demonstrates appropriate diagnostic and reporting skills.
  • Supports the integration of children with hearing loss in mainstream education
  • Maintains professional standards in practice.
  • Participates in and/ or takes responsibility for projects and activities which support the goals of the department and hospital.
  • To carry out any other administrative duties assigned by Supervisor and/or Director

 

Requirements:

 

  • Master’s Degree or equivalent post-graduate degree/diploma audiology, speech-language

pathology, and/or education of the hearing impaired. 

  • Experience as an Auditory-Verbal Therapist, with Degree and Certification and clinical attachment with demonstrated competency.
  • Candidates have to be LSLS Certified Auditory-Verbal Therapist
  • Fully vaccinated of Covid-19
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