Speech Pathologist, Senior

Free on-site parking for employees.

Salary range $107,868.80 - $125,424 annually

Compensation will be determined based on years of experience and applicable certifications.

Senior Speech Language Pathologist Career Opportunity

Embrace Impactful Leadership as a Senior Speech Language Pathologist at Encompass Health Seeking a career resonating with your heart and you need for community closeness? Encompass Health warmly invites you into an environment that feels like home, fostering an opportunity to make a profound community impact while working for the nation's largest rehabilitation company. As a Senior Speech Language Pathologist, your pivotal role involves guiding patients through speech and communication challenges. Lead our team with expertise, delivering compassionate, personalized care, and providing invaluable support during their rehabilitation journey. Access cutting-edge technology within our collaborative, supportive environment. Enjoy a fulfilling career and comprehensive benefits from day one, ensuring your peace of mind and professional growth. Join us in a career where your leadership creates impactful patient care and personal fulfillment.

A Glimpse into Our World

Whether you're starting your career or a seasoned Senior Speech Language Pathologist looking for a nurturing environment to call home, we're confident you'll feel the difference the moment you join our team. Being a part of Encompass Health means being a part of a growing national inpatient rehabilitation leader. We take pride in our career growth opportunities and the collaborative spirit of our team members, united for the greater good of our patients. Our recognitions, including being named one of the "World's Most Admired Companies" and receiving the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work ForĀ® Award, make us immensely proud.

Benefits That Begin With You

Our benefits are designed to support your well-being and start on day one:

  • Affordable medical, dental, and vision plans for both full-time and part-time employees and their families.
  • Generous paid time off that accrues over time.
  • Tuition reimbursement and continuous education opportunities for your professional growth.
  • Company-matching 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans, securing your financial future.
  • Flexible spending and health savings accounts tailored to your unique needs.
  • A vibrant community of individuals who are passionate about what they do.

Embrace Your Role as a Senior Speech Language Pathologist

Your impactful journey involves:

  • Providing direct care to patients and building rewarding relationships by understanding each patient's physical, mental, and emotional needs to aid in their recovery.
  • Assisting with speech language in-service education and our speech language pathologist student program.
  • Mentoring and training new colleagues and other departments as needed.
  • Delegating and supervising speech therapy assistants and technicians.
  • Celebrating patient victories along the way.


  • Current licensure or certification required by state regulations.
  • Successful completion of SLP Certification of Clinical Competence (CCC).
  • CPR certification required or must be obtained within 30 days of hire.
  • Bachelor's degree in speech therapy or management. Master's or Doctorate degree preferred.
  • Minimum of two years speech language pathology experience.
  • Active on Therapy Clinical Ladder (when eligible) or specialty professional certifications.

The Encompass Health Way

We proudly set the standard in care by leading with empathy, doing what's right, focusing on the positive, and standing stronger together. Encompass Health is a trusted leader in post-acute care with over 150 nationwide locations and a team of 36,000 exceptional individuals and growing!

At Encompass Health, we celebrate and welcome diversity in our inclusive culture. We provide equal employment opportunities regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, color, creed, age, mental or physical disability, or any other protected classification.

We're eager to meet you, and we truly mean that. Join our family, and let's make a positive impact together!

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3000 Yellowstone Blvd
Houston, Texas


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