Speech Pathologist

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Description

TITLE:                         SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST            
 
QUALIFICATIONS:       Illinois Type 73 Certification with Speech-Language Pathologist
                                      Endorsement
                                    Master’s Degree earned through completion of program that has
                                      been accredited by ASHA for speech-language pathology
                                    Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find   
                                      appropriate and acceptable.
 
 
REPORTS TO:             Director of Pupil Personnel Services

 
 
JOB GOAL: 
 
To provide speech/language therapy to communication disorder students from regular and special education.
 
Performance Responsibilities:
  • Consult with classroom teachers and parents as to the comprehensive speech/language needs of the students being served;
  • Conduct speech/language assessments, identify needs, prepare treatment plans and Individualized programs (IEPs);
  • Serves as a resource to school staff members in the development of a balance program for oral communication and speech improvement;
  • Able to complete audiological screenings, as necessary;
  • Maintains strict confidentiality with regards to student information;
  • Demonstrates ability to organize case loads, and due process and compliance paperwork;
  • Ability to communicate in a professional manner, both orally and in writing;
  • Demonstrates competent computer skills and/or willingness to learn.
 

 
 
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:   Nine month position with salary and hours to be established by
                                        the Board of Education under the teacher’s salary schedule
 
 
   EVALUATION:                       Performance evaluations to be completed in accordance with Freeport Education Association (FEA) contract.
 
 
This job description has been reviewed in accordance with the American Disabilities Act.
 
 

Posted By

Freeport School District 145

501 East South Street , Freeport, IL 61032
 

At the following locations

All Building

501 E. South Street , Freeport, IL 61032



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$13,627

State Average: $13,341

% ELL Students

3%

State Average: 10%

Student Teacher Ratio

14.24

State Average: 15.71

% IEP Students

15%

State Average: 15%

FTE

717

State Average: 246