Speech and Language Pathologist

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Start Date
08/12/2019

Description



Notes:

  • Internal Transfer Deadline 6/29/2019
  • 15 day Posting Deadline is 7/4/2019
  • Location is to be determined


TITLE:  Speech/Language Pathologist
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
 
  1. Master's degree in the area of speech-language pathology, certification in communication disorders including a Kentucky license issued by the Kentucky Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
 
REPORTS TO:  Director Special Education Services
 
JOB GOAL:  To provide speech/language services to all children who are diagnosed with communication disorders, within the Boone County Schools.
 
PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Screen and assess children and youth for suspected communication disorders, to include hearing screening
  2. Consult and collaborate with other team members according to child/youth's needs
  3. Assist in development and implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEP)
  4. Monitor Individual Education Plan (IEP) goals and objectives as they relate to communication disorders
  5. Serve as a resource for identifying and procuring augmentative communication devices and communication prostheses as needed
  6. Assist in home visits when appropriate
  7. Diagnose speech/language delays/disorders of children or youth
  8. Evaluate on a regular basis through classroom and full staff meetings, strengths and weaknesses of the program
  9. Consult and/or collaborate with classroom and special education teachers in regard to appropriate learning environment for children and youth with communication disorders
  10. Communicate with parents and interpret the communication disorders program
  11. Model mature and professional behavior for children, staff, and families
  12. Maintain compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations and follow established program policies and procedures
  13. Maintain accurate and complete records and safeguard their confidentiality, as required by law, District policy and administrative procedure
  14. Participate in in-service education activities provided by the District and other self-elected professional growth activities
  15. Prepare reports and forms required by law, District policy and administrative procedure
  16. Maintain a professional awareness of current literature related to assignment, including a working knowledge of federal and state law, District policy and administrative regulations
  17. Participate in Student Intervention Team (SIT) and Admission and Release Committee (ARC) meeting with children and youth
  18. Perform other duties consistent with the position as may be requested by the supervisor
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:
 
  • Salary
  • 6.75 per day
  • 33.75 per wk.
  • 179 days
  • 9 ¼ months
  • Board approved 7-16-98, Revised 9-11-08
 

Posted By

Boone County Schools

8330 US Highway 42 , Florence, KY 41042
 

At the following locations

District Wide

8330 US 42 , Florence, KY 41042



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$9,902

State Average: $10,394

% ELL Students

5%

State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio

16.76

State Average: 16.39

% IEP Students

13%

State Average: 14%

FTE

2,707

State Average: 525