Speech Language Pathologist

Job | Posted 13 days ago
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Employment Type
Full-time
Base Salary
$50,000 - $60,000 per YEAR
Start Date
Continuously Hiring
Position Areas
Specialists

Description

Serves as a resource to school staff members in the development of a balanced program for oral communication and speech improvement.

Provides a therapeutic program to meet individual needs of speech and hearing handicapped children.

Assists and guide teachers in observing, describing, and referring suspected and identified speech and language impairments.

Provides a thorough assessment and diagnosis of speech, voice, hearing and language impairments.

Provides screening to identify speech handicapped children at regular intervals and at specified levels.

Assists in proper referrals of individuals to agencies and specialists in the community as appropriate.

Provides appropriate individualized programs of therapy to meet individual students' needs correct existing speech or language handicaps.

Collaborates with classroom teachers and other school staff members to implement therapy by suggestions for the students' daily activities.

Provides information, support, and counseling to parents and families when appropriate.

Provides in-service education and serves as a consultant to teachers and school staff members on topics concerning speech improvement.

Keep thorough ongoing records of the individual student receiving therapy or other school-provided speech services.

Maintains list of referred, screened, and eligible students, as well as a directory of outside agencies, consultants, specialists, and related services.

Compiles case history data on those cases where additional family history, health history, early developmental history, and environmental history are deemed necessary.

Performs other duties as requested.

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Petersburg Public Schools

255 South Boulevard East , Petersburg, VA 23805
 

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Petersburg Public Schools

255 South Boulevard East , Petersburg, VA 23805