SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST (#1005201802)

Chicopee Public Schools ( learn more )

Chicopee, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3012680
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : October 5, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Pre-referral prevention/consultation, scheduling, screening, assessment, intervention consultation, transition services, collaboration with SPED colleagues/general education colleagues/parents, collaboration with universities and community as indicated, documentation of third-party billing, continuing education, inventory management, equipment maintenance, 504/IEP plan development and team meetings, mentoring/supervision, data collection, school-wide program development, school duties as per Unit A Contract, building and staff meetings, professionalism (punctual, cooperative, organized, respectful, etc.).

2. Adherence to the Code of Ethics of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

3. Knowledge and skills in the areas of: articulation/phonology, fluency, voice/resonance, receptive and expressive language, literacy, social aspects (pragmatics), cognitive aspects, multiculturalism, augmentative/alternative communication, behavior, hearing, swallowing as they pertain to students between the ages of 3 and 21 in the public schools. Supervision and mentorship as requested. Telepractice as requested. Familiarity with IDEA and SPED laws and regulations. Continuing education as per license requirements.


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

1. SLP-Clinical Fellows (SLP-CF)
2. Speech-Language Pathology Assistant (SLPA)
3. Undergraduate/Graduate College Intern (per college guidelines)
4. High School Senior (per high school guidelines)
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Speech/Language Pathologist
    Student Services > Speech/Language Pathologist
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Chicopee Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education Licensure
      Master's Degree required
      Preferred but not required - Bi-Lingual is a plus
      CFY welcomed
      APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED THROUGH SCHOOLSPRING ONLY
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

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    • 1. APPLICANTS WHO DO NOT PROVIDE A THOUGHTFUL ANSWER TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. Please describe your best moment or time as a teacher and what does that best moment illustrate about your personality? – Current CPS employees are exempt from this requirement.
      Extended Essay (Answer limited TO 15000 characters, including spaces)
    • 2. APPLICANTS WHO DO NOT PROVIDE A THOUGHTFUL ANSWER TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. Please describe a difficult moment you have had as a teacher and what did you learn from that experience? – Current CPS employees are exempt from this requirement.
      Extended Essay (Answer limited TO 15000 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Neva Frumkin , Sped Coordinator
    • 180 Broadway
    • Chicopee, Massachusetts 01020
    • Phone: 413-594-3410
    • Fax: 413-594-3552
    • Email: click here

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