Bilingual Speech Pathologist
Mesquite Independent School District is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Bilingual Speech Pathologist. The appointee will report directly to the building principal and will be responsible for the assessment of students referred to Special Education for speech therapy evaluation, for re-evaluations and for the provision of speech therapy to eligible students. The appointee will also be a participant on the campus Admission, Review, and Dismissal Committee for speech eligible students.
--demonstrate a general understanding of effective instructional techniques and strategies as they relate to identified disabling conditions.
--have an understanding of and compassion for children with special needs.
--possess knowledge of and proficiency in using technology to facilitate administrative duties and responsibilities.
--exhibit excellent communication (verbal and written), public relation and interpersonal skills.
Teacher salary commensurate with experience plus additional stipend for master's degree in Speech/Language Pathology (Counselor scale for those with Certificate of Clinical Competence).
187 day contract
The Mesquite Independent School District is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of ethnicity, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information or for any other reason prohibited by law.