Speech-Language Therapist / Pathologist - Cooperative Educational Services
Position: Speech-Language Therapist / Pathologist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Assistive Technology Education Specialist
Job Location: Special Education
Beginning: Aug 19, 2021
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Cooperative Educational Services
Trumbull, CT 06611
Telephone: 203-365-8828
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Job Description:
ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION SPECIALIST

Cooperative Educational Services seeks an Assistive Technology Education Specialist.to work as part of a multidisciplinary team providing intervention for children and students with developmental delays, autism spectrum disorders, neurological impairments and serious emotional disturbances.  

Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders or Special Education.  Hold a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech and Hearing Association (SLP’s only).  State of CT Speech and Language Pathologist Licensure in accordance with the State of Connecticut Health Department Guidelines.  Hold a State of CT Department of Education Special Service Endorsement – Speech and Language Pathologist (061) or Special Education Endorsement.  Experience in providing AT/AAC services preferred.
 
General Purpose: Under the direct supervision of a Director of Special Education, AT Education Specialist, is a proactive member of the C.E.S. Related Services Department.  The AT Education Specialist will provide assessment and intervention services to students requiring assistive technology (AT), including augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), and will provide technical assistance and training support to educational staff throughout Fairfield County and beyond.

Specialized Functions:  
Extensive travel throughout Connecticut is a requirement of this position.  Advanced knowledge of AT/AAC tools and supports ranging from low to high technology.

See job description for additional qualifications.

Start Date: August 19, 2021

Position Length: Full time following the School Calendar

Salary: As per Teacher's Contract

Apply online at www.ces.k12.ct.us/about/employment.  Applicants must include a letter of intent, resume, official transcripts, and at least 3 references.

These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary, depending on the assignment.  C.E.S. reserves the right to add/ change duties at any time.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and those applications received after the close of business on the closing date are not required to be considered.

An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer
 
“It is the policy of C.E.S. that no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or otherwise discriminated against under any service or program on account of race, color, religious creed, age, marital or civil union status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, residence, present or past history of mental disorder, mental retardation, learning disability or physical disability including, but not limited to, blindness, or pregnancy and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  Inquiries regarding C.E.S. nondiscrimination policies should be directed to the Associate Executive Director’s office, C.E.S., 40 Lindeman Dr., Trumbull, CT 06611, (203) 365-8831.”

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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