Speech Language Pathologist

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Speech-language pathologists (SLPs) work to prevent, assess, diagnose, and treat speech, language, social communication, cognitive-communication, and swallowing disorders in children. The Speech/Language Pathologist assists in developing speech and language skills to facilitate the personal, social, and intellectual development of students. In order to respond to the individual needs and abilities of students, the Speech/Language Pathologist must work closely with the staff and administration of the cooperative and school district. Assist in the early recognition and prevention of educational problems. Monitor student progress and make informed, timely educational decisions. Conduct speech, language, and hearing screenings and diagnostic evaluations to determine the need for clinical services. Participate as a team member in the comprehensive evaluation, review, and reevaluation process. Participate in the development of student IEP's.  Adhere to required program guidelines as defined by the plan for Special Education. Consult with parents, teachers, administrators, and others concerning the needs of students and special services that are available. Assist teachers in the development and implementation of curriculum modifications and appropriate classroom strategies. Refer students and their families to appropriate community agencies and services. Cooperate with agencies serving students and their families. Provide therapy, followup, and/or consultation based on student IEP's. Motivate students through effective communication and evaluative feedback.  Demonstrate awareness of the needs of students and provide for individual differences. Must hold a current Utah Speech Pathologist license or be able to receive such.  *Current CSD employees who wish to apply must complete the first 4 steps of the application process but are not required to complete the entire application unless they desire to do so.*

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Carbon School District

251 West 400 North , Price, UT 84501
 

At the following locations

Administrative Office

251 W 400 N , PRICE, UT 84501



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$9,292

State Average: $7,571

% ELL Students

3%

State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 22.85

% IEP Students

18%

State Average: 12%

FTE

State Average: 338