JobID 131 : Speech Language Pathologist (#375840)

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POSITION:             Speech Language Pathologist
EFFECTIVE:           2015-2016 School Year
LOCATION:            Various Locations (including home and community settings)                 
   
NATURE OF WORK:
This is a professional position to meet the individual needs of students through direct service and consultation to staff and families to support progress in the general education curriculum.
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Assessment and evaluation of student needs;
  • Participation in IEP meetings;
  • Development of long and short term learning goals and instructional supports; and
  • Collaborative consultation with staff and families to support the development.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Diagnose student speech, language, and other communicative disorders through analysis of test results, observation, teacher consultation, and information from parents;
  • Develop and implement IEP for students with speech/language impairments;
  • Consult with teachers and parents regarding the various aspects of speech/language skills development and their impact on achievement;
  • Serve as a resource person to school personnel in the development and selection of materials to address the needs of students in the area of communication skills development;
  • Re-evaluation and update of individual therapy programs;
  • Maintain data on students in speech/language therapy;
  • Participate in IEP team meetings for students having speech/language impairments;
  • Provide cohesive, well-planned lessons to address speech and language needs of students as they relate to the general education curriculum;
  • Complete logs for attendance and Medical Assistance;
  • Maintain individual student data to measure progress on Individualized Education Program (IEP) goals and objectives;
  • Support teachers in a coaching model to address ongoing language learning; and
  • Other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Possess a master’s degree in speech pathology.
  • Must hold current Maryland License issued by the Board of Examiners or hold a certificate issued by the Maryland State Department of Education.
TERM OF EMPLOYMENT:
Full-time ten-month position.
 
SALARY GRADE RANGE:
The salary for this position will be based on the appropriate position on the Licensed Professional salary schedule (#4).
 
BARGAINING UNIT ELIGIBILITY:  EASMC
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

Posted By

St. Mary's County Public Schools

23160 Moakley Street, Leonardtown, MD 20650
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$13,339 (USD)

State Average: $15,742 (USD)

% ELL Students

1%

State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

16.97

State Average: 14.80

% IEP Students

10%

State Average: 12%

FTE

2,088

State Average: 4,679