SPEECH AND LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

Nantucket Elementary School

Nantucket Public Schools

Nantucket, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3039315
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 7, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Nantucket Public Schools is seeking a full-time Speech and Language Therapist to work with preschool and elementary school students and join our fabulous team of special educators and related service providers. There are currently two full-time speech and language therapists and one speech and language assistant who work in the district. We are looking for an additional full-time (new) speech and language pathologist due to expanded needs of preschool students. Responsibilities include evaluations/assessments, providing consultation and interventions, writing reports, IEP goals and progress reports for students in PreK-2. Our school system provides support and professional development, and is focused on collaboration and continuous improvement.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Speech/Language Pathologist
    Student Services > Speech/Language Pathologist
  • Welcome to Nantucket Elementary School!

    NANTUCKET - “The Grey Lady” or if translated from the Algonquian language, adapted to mean “far away land or island”. Discovered by Bartholomew Gosnold in 1602.

    An island of pristine beauty 14 miles long and 3.5 miles wide, Nantucket is a haven 27 miles out to sea with something to offer everyone. Once a thriving whaling industry, that decline led to tourism. Now, although a tourist destination, the population hovers around 13,000 year round residents to almost 50,000 people in the summer.
    The National Park Service cites Nantucket, designated a National Historic Landmark District in 1966, as being the “finest surviving architectural and environmental example of a late 18th & early 19th century New England seaport town”. National Geographic says Nantucket is the Number One Island of the 10 Best Islands in the World. Made up of towns’ Nantucket & Siasconset, it’s the perfect place to set sail towards and begin your new adventure.

    The Nantucket Public School is proud to educate 1,600 students in our district and we offer some of the most competitive salaries and excellent benefits within the Commonwealth. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Nantucket 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

    • Masters degree in Communication Disorders and the ability to be licensed as an SLP in Massachusetts are required We can provide clinical supervision for recent graduates.
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Michele Brady , Director of Special Sevices
    • 10 Surfside Road
    • Nantucket, Massachusetts 02554
    • Phone: 508-228-7285
    • Fax: 508-325-5318
    • Email: click here

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