Speech-Language Therapist / Pathologist - Ansonia Public Schools
Position: Speech-Language Therapist / Pathologist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Speech and Language Pathologist
Job Location: Ansonia Middle/High School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Ansonia Public Schools
Ansonia, CT 06401
Telephone: 203-736-5095
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Job Description:
Ansonia Public Schools has an immediate opening for a Speech & Language Pathologist (SLP) at the secondary level -Ansonia Middle School and Ansonia High School.

POSITION TITLE
SPEECH/LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

LOCATION                      Ansonia Middle School and Ansonia High School
JOB ID:                            849
START DATE                   ASAP


The successful candidate will provide services for middle and high school students with IEPs, including students ages 18-22.  Essential job functions include but are not limited to, writing IEP goals and objectives; developing and implementing Discrete Trial Intervention plans; conducting standardized assessments; collaborating with colleagues to improve student outcomes, both special education and general education staff, filing Medicaid reimbursement requests, maintaining logs of services provided, and any other tasks as assigned by Director of Special Services. 

REQUIRED CERTIFICATION & QUALIFICATIONS:
Licensed by the Connecticut State Department of Health as a Speech Pathologist - #061
Posses a certificate of clinical competence in Speech/Language Pathology

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES
  • Ability to organize and coordinate work.
  • Knowledge of differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with other.
  • Experience working with school students including academic content, lesson modification, and delivery of services within an inclusive environment.
ESSENTIAL PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Assists students to acquire an age-norm and appropriate level of communicative skill for success
  • Provides consultation to classroom teachers to help students to carry over skills learned through delivery of clinician services.
  • Performs diagnostic testing and assessment of referred individual learners.
  • Work with parents of children receiving speech therapy, providing ongoing communication and involving the parents in the carryover process.
  • Participates in planning and placement meetings where the identification of a child as eligible for special education and related services is being considered.
  •  Conducts assessments, testing and diagnostic evaluations of students for the purpose of identifying learning issues and recommending courses of action or corrective procedures to overcome issues and maximize learning.
  • Writes and implements individual educational plans and provides ongoing evaluation of progress toward the goals and objectives of an approved individual educational plan.
ADDITIONAL DUTIES  
Perform all other duties that may be assigned by the Director of Special Services and/or the Building Administrator

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT SALARY & BENEFITS 
Refer to AFT - Teachers Contract

All application materials must be submitted online at https://www.applitrack.com/ansonia/onlineapp/
If you have difficulty in submitting your online application please contact 203-736-5095 ext 1020.

Position open until filled.

Ansonia Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

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