Clinic Speech Therapist

Job Details


Job Location
Stillwell Avenue – Brooklyn, NY

Position Type
Full Time

Education Level
Bachelor’s Degree

Salary Range
$63,000.00 – $73,000.00 Salary/year

Job Shift

Job Category
Nonprofit – Social Services


Block Institute’s Article 16 Clinic currently provides a variety of services to people with developmental disabilities. These services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, psychiatry, psychotherapy, and speech therapy. We are looking to add a New York State licensed Speech Language Pathologist to our team. As a member of the Article 16 Clinic team, the full time Speech Therapist provides direct clinical services, including assessments and individual speech sessions to people diagnosed with developmental disabilities.

General Responsibilities

  • Assess, diagnose, and treat speech, language, social communication, cognitive-communication, and swallowing disorders.
  • Prepare engaging exercises and activities to use during speech sessions with patients.
  • Create goals and objectives for patients to work toward and identify areas of progress and challenges.
  • Manage a reasonable caseload in an interdisciplinary setting.
  • Provide care in a friendly and culturally sensitive manner.
  • Document care as prescribed by law and in accordance with best practices.
  • Use an electronic health record to track appointments, document sessions, and create treatment plans.
  • Coordinate with administrative staff and collaborate with clinic interdisciplinary team.

Position Information

  • The Clinic, located in Bensonhurst Brooklyn, shares a building with the Adult Day Service department which provides daytime activities and training to adults with disabilities.
  • The clinician schedule is Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 4:00pm with a 30-minute lunch.
  • The caseload expectation is very reasonable; no more than 6-10 sessions per day, with time provided for documentation. Session times can vary based on patient need, but typically sessions are 30 minutes.
  • Work in conjunction with the administrative assistant who handles appointment scheduling with patients, their families, or care team.
  • Salary range (commensurate with experience): $63,000 – $75,000



Candidates must hold a valid NYS SLP license.

This is a Union position.


  • 15 days of paid Vacation time
  • 12 days of paid Personal/Sick time
  • 12 paid holidays
  • Medical and dental insurance coverage
  • 403(b) retirement account
  • Life insurance
  • Additional voluntary benefits available
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