Speech Language Pathologist
Must hold a license issued by Virginia Department of Education.
The license must be in one of the following types: Collegiate Professional License, Postgraduate Professional License, Provisional License, Pupil Personnel Services License, Technical Professional License, Statement of Eligibility, Special Education Conditional License.
The license position area must be in one of the following areas: Debate/Argumentation, Group Communications, Interpersonal Communication, Logic/Reasoning, Speech/Public Speaking.
The license must be in one of the following grades: Infants/Toddlers, Preschool/Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th.
The license status must be active or about to graduate from a state-approved teacher preparation program.
Job Title: Speech Language Pathologist
Reports to: Director of Special Education
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Duties and responsibilities of a Speech/Language Pathologist include but are not limited to the following:
Responsible for hearing screenings on all new students within sixty (60) administrative days of the student’s enrollment. The hearing of all children in grades 3, 7 and 10 shall be screened during the school year. Responsible for speech, language, and voice screenings on all children through grade 3 within 60 days of initial enrollment Conducts assessments on all children suspected of having speech/hearing/language delays or disabilities Serves as a consultant to the Child Study Team Serves as a member of the eligibility committee as needed Develops an IEP for all students on their caseloads Develop IEP goals and/or objectives Implements the IEP and provides direct and/or consultative services Provides progress reports as required Ensures that each student on his/her caseload has a current, valid and appropriate IEP Acts as a consultant to regular classroom teachers Provides counseling and guidance of parent, children, and teachers regarding speech and language impairments Report writing Maintain progress notes Log services and bill Medicaid for therapy sessions and/or evaluations Travel among schools to deliver therapy services All other duties as assigned