JobID 3224 : Speech-Language Pathologist 1.0 FTE (#2007594)

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Position Purpose: Public school Speech-Language Pathologists are communication specialists who work with students who are identified with language disabilities, articulation deficits, dysfluent speech, and voice disorders.

Responsibilities:

  • Communicates, collaborates, and cooperates with colleagues, supervisors, and students.
  • Serves as a resource to school staff members in the development of a balanced program for oral communication and speech improvement.
  • Serves as a resource to teachers in observing, describing, and referring suspected and identified speech and language impairments.
  • Provides a thorough assessment and diagnosis of speech, voice, and language impairments.
  • Provides screening to identify speech-impaired children as requested by Child Study Teams.
  • Assists in proper referrals of individuals to agencies and specialists in the community.
  • Provides appropriate individualized programs of therapy to meet individual students' needs and correct existing speech or language disabilities.
  • Collaborates with classroom teachers and other school staff members to implement programs throughout the student's daily activities.
  • Provides information, support, and counseling to parents and families when appropriate.
  • Participate in all mandatory training or training appropriate to the position as required by the district.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology required
  • North Dakota Teaching License through ESPB required
  • Speech-Language license through ND State Board of Examiners required

Preferred Qualifications:  
  • Two to Five years of teaching experience
 



To Apply: Log on to www.applitrack.com/fargo/onlineapp to view current vacancies and complete our online application. For more information or questions please call 701-446-1050 or email at korynta@fargo.k12.nd.us.
 
External applicants are eligible for ND Veteran’s Preference. North Dakota veterans claiming preference must submit all proof of eligibility by the closing date. Proof of eligibility includes a DD-214 and if claiming disabled status, a current letter of disability.
 
The Fargo Public School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer who fully and actively supports equal access for all people regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, marital status, public assistance status, sexual orientation, gender expression/identity, or participation in lawful activity off the employer’s premises during non-working hours which is not in direct conflict with the essential business-related interests of the employer in its education/activities and employment practices. The Fargo Public Schools seek to provide access to all its programs for those interested persons who might have differing levels of ability. This includes those with impaired vision and hearing loss.

Posted By

Fargo 1 School District

415 4th St N, Fargo, ND 58102
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$13,827 (USD)

State Average: $13,824 (USD)

% ELL Students

7%

State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio

13.57

State Average: 11.82

% IEP Students

12%

State Average: 13%

FTE

1,617

State Average: 80