Alma del Mar Charter School ( learn more )

New Bedford, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3169347
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 5, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Alma del Mar is a K-8 charter school whose mission is to put every one of our scholars on the path to college and to challenge them to be service-minded leaders. We do this by immersing our scholars in a highly demanding, highly supportive environment where they receive a content–rich education. We currently serve over 400 scholars in grades K-8.

Alma gets results for kids. After fewer than three years at Alma, our scholars outperform their district peers in reading ability and surpass their suburban peers in mathematics achievement. In addition, we’re known for being a highly inclusive school. Over 30% of scholars at Alma receive some additional academic or behavioral support and we have been nationally recognized for our effectiveness in serving this population.

The Speech Language Pathologist Role
Provide individual and small group speech/language services
Screen and evaluate students for the presence of speech/language disorders
Generate, maintain, track, and update all required student records, to include but not limited to: speech/language evaluation reports, IEP goals and objectives, IEP progress notes, etc
Collaborate with parents and teachers, engaging them as partners in the student’s therapeutic intervention
Who We’re Looking For
We seek outstanding candidates with the following qualifications:

Speech and Language Therapist License from the MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (Required)
Speech and Language Pathology License from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology (in good standing)
Certification of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
A commitment to ensuring academic success for all students
Excellent skills in the areas of teamwork, oral and written communication, and organization
Strong team orientation
Infectious joy
Bilingual preferred
What You Can Expect

Weekly meetings with someone who supports you
High quality professional development
Fully stocked supply closets for all your classroom needs
Competitive pay and benefits

Alma del Mar is an equal opportunity employer and an organization that values diversity. People from all diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. Spanish language proficiency is a plus.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Speech/Language Pathologist
    Student Services > Speech/Language Pathologist
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Alma del Mar Charter School 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

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Libby Merrill , Director of Talent
    • 515 Belleville Ave.
    • New Bedford, Massachusetts 02746

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