Speech and Language Pathologist

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Start Date
08/17/2020

Description

Brookfield LaGrange Park School District #95

Speech Language Pathologist

Job Description/Posting

District 95 is seeking a 1.0 FTE child-centered speech-language pathologist to work collaboratively with administration and staff to meet the needs of students in a District that services students from early childhood through 8th grade. The speech-language pathologist supports the development of students’ speech and language skills within the school setting.

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provides direct and consultative speech therapy to students including assessment, developing goals, individualized education plans (IEP), program planning and implementation, documentation, and communication with students, families, and other staff members.

  • Provides services to meet students’ individual speech and language needs as based on students’ goals.

  • Assists and guides teachers in observing, describing and referring students when there are suspected or identified speech and/or language impairments.

  • Conducts comprehensive evaluations of students’ including speech, voice, language, and fluency for evaluation and IEP meetings and makes recommendations.

  • Completes written reports for IEP meetings.

  • Serves as a member of a student’s IEP team.

  • Consultation and collaboration skills to be a supportive resource on a variety of topics including strategies, interventions and supports that can be provided to students within and outside of the classroom setting to develop students’ communication skills.

  • Utilizes assistive devices or technology to support students’ language development.

  • Experience providing individual, small group, and classroom interventions.

  • Knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices and child development.

  • Adheres to applicable principles and practices of speech therapy, District policies and procedures, and state regulations.

 

Qualifications:  

  • Current and valid PEL with a Speech Language Pathologist (teaching or non-teaching) endorsement; 

  • Master's Degree and Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Pathology required;


Salary is commensurate with experience and in alignment with the collective bargaining agreement. 


Application Procedure: Apply online

Posted By

Brookfield-LaGrange Park School District 95

3524 Maple Avenue, Brookfield, IL 60513
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$12,020

State Average: $13,341

% ELL Students

3%

State Average: 10%

Student Teacher Ratio

14.71

State Average: 15.71

% IEP Students

11%

State Average: 15%

FTE

136

State Average: 246