JobID 1123 : Speech Language Pathologist (#1963823)

Job | Posted 2 months ago

Cañon City School District RE-1 is accepting applications for SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST for the remainder of the 2019/2020 school year. Salary will depend on education and experience; placement is on the Teacher Salary Schedule, with entry level candidates starting between Step 1 and Step 10.  The position requires:

  • Must possess a Colorado Special Services license, endorsed in K-12 Speech-Language Pathologist
  • Must possess a Master’s Degree in Speech Pathology or be willing to pursue a Master’s degree
  • Membership with American Speech-Language-Hearing Association assessment certification preferred or be willing to obtain
  • Certificate of Clinical Competency for Medicaid Billing preferred
  • Must have own transportation to serve multiple area schools
  • Must possess valid Colorado Driver License
  • Familiarity with CDE’s Speech/Language Severity Rating Scale desirable
  • Proven ability in administering individual, standardized assessments pertaining to articulation, semantics, pragmatics, syntax, vocabulary, and other language-related areas, as well as fluency and voice
  • Skilled in interpreting the results of standardized assessments, completing written evaluation reports, and communicating the results and implications to parents and school personnel
  • Experienced in developing specific, measurable annual goals for students ages five through twenty-one who evidence communication delays
  • Knowledge of assistive technology preferred
  • Possess skills in basic technology as directed by the District to communicate and function effectively as a 21st century employee
  • Must be highly organized and able to manage time effectively
  • Proficient in oral and written communication
  • Ability to build and maintain positive rapport with students, parents, and co-workers
  • Well-versed in principles of child development and language development
  • Ability to identify students with speech or language disabilities
  • Ability to refer for medical or other professional attention necessary for the habilitation of speech or language disabilities
  • Provide speech and language services for the habilitation or prevention of communicative disabilities
  • Consultation, collaboration, and guidance of parents, teachers, and students, regarding speech and language disabilities
  • Attendance and involvement with staffings and reviews, in compliance with Federal and State rules and regulations
  • Responsible for the establishment, maintenance, revision, and review of assessments, reports, goals and objects, for students identified and served with speech and language disabilities
  • Willingness to collaborate within general education classrooms
  • Rubrics for SSP are accessed via Colorado Department of Education website:
TO APPLY:  Complete an online application at  Inquiries should be directed to Misty Manchester, Director of Human Resources, or Tim Renn, Director of Special Services, Cañon City Schools, 101 North 14th Street, Cañon City, CO  81212, (719) 276-5700.  Applications must be complete in order to be considered.  OPEN UNTIL FILLED. 
Nondiscrimination/Equal Opportunity
In compliance with Titles VI & VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, and Colorado law, School District Fremont RE-1 does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or need for special education services in admissions, access to, treatment, or employment in educational programs or activities which it operates.
Complaint procedures have been established for students, parents, employees, and members of the public.  Complaints may be filed verbally, in writing or anonymously.  If you wish to file a complaint using the district complaint form, please submit to: Mrs. Misty Manchester, Director of Human Resources, Title IX, Section 504, and Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator, 101 North 14th Street, Cañon City, Colorado 81212 – Telephone: (719)276-5700

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Canon City Schools Fremont Re-1

Compare with State

Amount per Student

$9,294 (USD)

State Average: $10,278 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%



State Average: 415