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Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant

Frederick, Maryland
USD48,000 to USD73,000
Job Type
19 May 2023
Job description

Take a look at our Speech Therapy Program!


The Pediatric Movement Center (PMC) is a therapist-owned small business with locations in Hagerstown, MD and Frederick, MD. We are a community-focused outpatient clinic providing physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental classes, and community events to children up to 21 years of age. PMC is proud of it's exceptional staff who's hard work and dedication has resulted in numerous awards, nominations and recognition including: The Hub City Business Competition, Winner of The Hotlist, Best Medical Specialist, and Best Attraction for Kids to name of few! PMC has over 4.5+ star rating from our clients on all media platforms.


At PMC we know our staff works hard. We believe that this hard work should be rewarded! As such, PMC believes strongly in supporting our staff and provides the following comprehensive benefit package:

Paid Time Off: Eligible employees 3 weeks of PTO
Holiday Pay: up to 10 paid holidays
Paid Documentation Time: Scheduled and Paid time for clinical documentation
Free CEU: free courses offered + reimbursement on approved coursework
Retirement: Employer contribution to IRA
Health Insurance: Employer paid health insurance up to 80% of premium
Life Insurance: Employer-paid life insurance
Employee Assistance Program: Employer-paid program
Employe Discounts: Employee discounts on PMC classes, activities and events.
Company Events: Employer sponsored events for our staff (and their families) to enjoy!


'I'm truly at a loss for words for how quickly y'all have made me feel at home as a new employee. PMC is a true unicorn in its workplace culture and environment and I'm so grateful for the opportunity to work at PMC.'
-Meghan T

'I love it here. PMC truly has a family feel to it-the staff is so encouraging, kind and the environment is very welcoming. That staff is there for each other and builds each other up. PMC is unlike any other place that I've ever worked. The icing on the cake is getting to work with amazing kids each and every day.'
-Rachel A

'I love working at PMC because the staff is honest, hard working and encouraging. PMC supports its staff through its team oriented culture and family-focused environment that helps everyone reach their full potential.'
-Jessica T

Position Summary

Speech Language Pathologist Assistants (SLPAs) are expected to assist the supervising SLP with administering and scoring screenings for clinical interpretation by the SLP, and provide direct treatment to children with speech, language, voice, fluency, and feeding/swallowing delays and disorders. The SLPA will assist the supervising SLP in collecting client background and medical history for diagnostic and treatment purposes. The SLPA will demonstrate competency in identifying adaptive equipment for augmentative-assistive communication needs. The SLPA will follow a treatment plan and monitor progress for each child on his/her caseload, as set forth by the supervising SLP. The SLPA is expected to maintain thorough, up-to-date treatment notes on each client and develop appropriate home programs for clients when applicable. The SLPA is expected to demonstrate effective communication skills between therapists, client and client's family.

Position Qualifications

Minimum Education

Graduate of an accredited School of Speech Therapy
An active license to practice Speech Therapy in the state of Maryland

Minimum Experience

One or more years of clinical experience in a pediatric therapy setting is preferred. Proficiency in conducting treatments in pediatric clinic-based settings. Effective written and oral communication skills are also required throughout this process.

Physical Demands

Moderate physical effort, standing/walking, occasionally lifts supplies and/or equipment, occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, and crouching, manual dexterity and mobility.

Type: Full-time

Salary: $48,000.00 - $73,000.00 per year


Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Employee assistance program
Employee discount
Life insurance
Paid time off
Retirement plan and matching contributions

Medical specialties:



Monday to Friday

Work Location: This position will be split between our Hagerstown and Frederick locations
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  • Job Reference: 1010173530-2
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Pediatric Movement Center
  • Location: Frederick, Maryland
  • Salary: USD48,000 to USD73,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent