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Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center has been serving the Greater Lakeland
community and beyond for over 55 years. The Center is a premier world-class speech,
language and hearing disorders treatment facility in the beautiful heart of Central Florida
and Polk County. Today, as in every day for half a century, we welcome every patient and
celebrate the dedication of our Doctors of Audiology who have answered the call for
outstanding, compassionate care, in an exemplary facility.

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Audiology Doctoral Externship (2019-2020)

Jun 25, 2018
Audiology Doctoral Externship (2019-2020)

This externship position is available to eligible fourth year Audiology students enrolled in a four year doctoral program. Start and end dates are flexible depending on your University’s requirement.

The Position: Our department includes three Doctors of Audiology, one with ASHA certification, one Audiology Assistant, and a current Audiology Extern. We are looking for a candidate who is flexible, thinks outside of the box, and is open to collaboration with others.

The Center: Our Center serves a variety of patient populations, including special needs, pediatrics, and adults of all ages. Diagnostics and hearing aid treatment, including selection, fitting and followup care are the majority of the appointments seen as well as newborn hearing screenings by resting Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) testing. Cochlear implant patients are seen sparingly though the frequency of these appointments is increasing. It is our hope to advance this program. Osseointegrated
devices are activated and programmed at this Center. Offsite pediatric screenings are performed throughout the year.

This Center includes a unique and dynamic format which is similar to a private practice including a strong sense of autonomy in our department at the same time being a non-profit Center, helping patients who are underserved in our community.

Application Requirements*: Interested applicants please submit your resume and a letter of intent to and to Letters of recommendation are not required but greatly encouraged.

Once the right candidate has been found, applications will no longer be accepted.

The deadline to submit documents is Friday, September 7, 2018.

Thank you for your interest in joining our team. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

*Acceptances are contingent on completion of necessary paperwork and credentialing that may be required by the student’s University program. Interested applicants should ensure that their University program coordinator contacts Robin Cole to determine if any further paperwork or credentialing is necessary in order for the extern to participate at our Center.

Full Time Speech Language Pathologist

Feb 12, 2016
Full Time Speech Language Pathologist

Seeking Full-time Speech-Language Pathologists

Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center is seeking enthusiastic speech-language pathologists with experience in adult/pediatric outpatient care, to join our team. Candidates must demonstrate creativity, flexibility and interest in expanding programmatic initiatives. Immediate openings available due to expansion of services. Clinical Fellowship applicants welcome!

The Center has provided speech-language and audiology services for central Florida for 55 years. We provide services in an outstanding new facility which is state-of-the-art in both layout and equipment. Our facility is located halfway between Orlando and Tampa, off the I-4 corridor, just an hour to the best beaches in the world. It’s sunny and beautiful year round. We are social media savvy and are growing by leaps and bounds. If you’re looking for a progressive career, check us out at and like our Facebook!

Compensation Package includes:

  • Flexible schedules
  • Employer paid healthcare
  • 401K with 3% company match
  • Paid continuing education
  • Paid time off
  • Paid licensure and professional dues
  • Competitive salary
  • 9 and 12 month positions available
  • Private office with a separate observation room

Job responsibilities are tailored to the expertise of the professional and needs of our patients and may include:

Evaluate and treat a diverse population of children and adults who present a variety of communication disorders and etiologies, including:

  • Aphasia
  • Apraxia/oral motor
  • Articulation
  • Auditory Processing
  • Emergent literacy
  • Fluency
  • Language
  • Lead support groups for clients and their families with hearing loss and strokes
  • Facilitate social group therapy
  • Lead aural rehabilitation programs
  • Work with struggling readers

Send Resumes to: OR

Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center
Attn: Robin Cole
3020 Lakeland Highlands Road
Lakeland, Fl 33803


Best of the Best











The Center is absolutely thrilled to announce that we’ve been named the Ledger’s “Best of the Best” Hearing Aid Center, Audiologist – Katie Zayas May, and Nonprofit!

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A BIG Thank You to everyone that voted for us to be Polk County’s Best of the Best! We are so very grateful!