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Children's Mercy Kansas City Speech Pathologist II in Kansas City, Missouri

Thanks for your interest in Children's Mercy!

Thank you for considering Children’s Mercy! Half a million times a year, a child comes to our doors. We take care of them all, fulfilling our non-profit mission. Joining the CM team means being a part of a caring environment where people are passionate about helping children get well. Whether clinical or non-clinical, we are all here for the same reason – our patients and their families! Read more below about this position and apply if you feel this organization and job are a fit for you.


The SLP-II is an independent licensed provider of medical speech-language pathology services for the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of communication and swallowing disorders. The SLP-II exceeds all requirements of the SLP-I and demonstrates proficiency in practice.

At Children’s Mercy, we are committed to ensuring that everyone feels welcomed within our walls. A successful candidate for this position will join us as we strive to create a workplace that reflects the community we serve, as well as our core values of kindness, curiosity, inclusion, team and integrity.


  • In accordance with certification and licensure standards, proficiently performs and documents diagnostic and therapeutic interventions and procedures to evaluate, diagnose and treat communication and swallowing disorders.

  • Continues education, training and instruction to acquire new skills and competencies.

  • Participates in activites to increase the quality, efficiency and outcomes of patient care, with increased leadership and responsibility.


  • Master's Degree and 1-2 years experience 1-5 years preferred. Pediatric preferred. Consider paraprofessional in speech pathologist as experience. or

  • Licensed Speech/Language Pathologist KS

  • Licensed Speech/Language Pathologist MO

  • SPEECH PATH LIC MO Licensed Speech/Language Pathologist MO State licenses in Speech/Language Pathology MO Required Upon Hire

  • SPEECH PATH LIC MO Licensed Speech/Language Pathologist MO State licenses in Speech/Language Pathology MO Required Upon Hire

  • SPEECH PATH LIC KS Licensed Speech/Language Pathologist KS State licenses in Speech/Language Pathology KS Required 90 Days

  • ASHA CCC (Certificate of Clinical Competence) Required Upon Hire

Starting Pay

Our pay ranges are market competitive. The pay range for this job begins at $28.36, but your offer will be determined based on your education and experience.

EEO Employer/Disabled/Vet

Children’s Mercy hires individuals based on their job skills, expertise and ability to maintain professional relationships with fellow employees, patients, parents and visitors. A personal interview, formal education and training, previous work experience, references and a criminal background investigation all are factors used to select the best candidates. The hospital does not discriminate against prospective or current employees based on the race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, creed, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry or veteran status. A drug screen will be performed upon hire. Children’s Mercy is smoke and tobacco free.

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

CM is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. Our patients and families come from all walks of life, and so do we. We know that our greatest strengths come from the people who make up our team so we hire qualified people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our hospital stronger and our patient care more compassionate.

If you share our values and our enthusiasm for service, you will find a home at CM. In recruiting for our team, we welcome the unique contributions that you can bring, including education, ideas, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, languages spoken, veteran status, color, religion, disability and beliefs.

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Requisition ID 2021-14224

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago (2/25/2021 10:34 AM)

Posting Category Allied Health


Shift Evening shift

Work Type Part Time Casual (.2 or .3 FTE)

Work Days varied

FLSA Status Exempt


Recruiter : Full Name: First Last Jessica Samuelson