Aberdeen Audiology is a busy and established private practice in Philadelphia’s Main Line suburbs. Opportunities exist for development of professional skills in the following areas:
Adult and pediatric amplification, including speech mapping.
Adult and pediatric assistive technology (i.e. hearing aid Bluetooth connectivity, remote microphone systems, streamers, etc.).
Cochlear implant evaluations, mapping, orientation, and counseling.
Community outreach and education.
Pediatric and adult diagnostics.
Evidence-based practices regarding the patient counseling processes
Central auditory processing testing and treatment
Specialized hearing aids including lyric, bone anchored hearing aid (including soft bands)
Tinnitus evaluation and treatment including sound therapy and counseling.
Practice management skills.
Candidates should have diverse practicum experience, demonstrate initiative, good communication skills (written and verbal), desire to learn, and good teamwork skills. An in-person interview will be part of the application process.
To apply, please provide:
Letter of intent
Three letters of Reference
Transcript (official or non-official)
Thomas R. Goyne, Au.D. 230 Sugartown Road, Suite 10 Wayne, PA 19087 610.688.6003 firstname.lastname@example.org
Primary Practice Setting:
Number of Audiologists at the site:
0 FTE Masters Degree 2 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 0 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 3 FTE Clerical Support Staff
Number of Audiology Students each year:
0 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 1 2nd year 2 3rd year 1 4th year Externships
Will interview travel be compensated?
Continuing education opportunities?
Expected hours/days a week:
Travel to satellite centers required?
Yes 12 miles/25 minutes
Local students preferred:
Does the externship site provide orientation to relevant clinical policies and procedures?
Does the externship site provide instructions about patient's rights and providing patient education?
Does the externship site provide orientation to quality assessment, quality assurance and quality improvement?
Externship site expects the extern to have mastered these skills before they begin their clinical externship:
Basic audiometry and hearing aid fitting, orientation and counseling at one or more off-campus clinical placements.
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
- Basic diagnostic skills - Hearing aid fundamentals - Counseling/orientation fundamentals - Grow in to advanced diagnostics for cochlear implants and central auditory processing.
Clinical opportunities that will be given to the extern:
Pediatric evaluations: infant/toddler
Pediatric evaluations: school-age
Adult hearing evaluations
Auditory processing evaluations
Evoked potential assessments
Intra-operative monitoring cases
Hearing aids dispensed
Hearing aid selection/fitting
Audiologic rehabilitation (group or individualized)
Cochlear implant evaluations
Cochlear implant rehabilitation
Consortium or collaborative arrangements with other sites?
How frequently will the externship site communicate with the university during the externship?
Communication or other support do expected or required from the university during the externship:
March 1, 2020
Letters of Recommendation Resume
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
Submit materials via email.
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)