SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

Nashoba Valley Technical High School

Westford, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3249417
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : March 18, 2020
  • Starting Date: September 2, 2020

Job Description

This opening is for a full-time Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) to provide appropriate speech-language services to students as assigned. The SLP will work with students who exhibit the full range of communication disorders, including those involving language, social pragmatics, articulation (speech sound disorders), fluency, voice/resonance, and/or swallowing. The candidate will offer assistance in addressing the linguistic and metalinguistic foundations of curriculum learning for students with disabilities.

Responsibilities include the following:

- Collaborate with school personnel, such as administrators, teachers, and other service providers to best meet the needs of all students receiving special education services.
- Provide services to students as accepted in their Individualized Education Programs (IEP).
- Collect and maintain data for program planning and decision making regarding planning for students’ needs.
- Support data-based decision making by gathering and interpreting data related to individual student performance as well as overall program success.
- Complete comprehensive speech-language evaluations for assigned students & write assessment reports including appropriate educational recommendations.
- Analyze and interpret information to make recommendations regarding the need for speech-language services.
- Write IEP current performance levels, goals, objectives, accommodations, and modifications for identified students.
- Attend and participate in Team meetings.
- Determine the effects of the student’s impairment in regard to accessing the general curriculum.
- Provide intervention that is appropriate to the age and learning needs of individual students and is selected through an evidence-based decision-making process.
- Design school-wide speech-language services that employ a continuum of service delivery models in the least restrictive environment for students with disabilities.
- Promote effective interpersonal relations with students and parents/guardians.
- Write progress reports based on student therapy data.
- Determine needs for referrals, collaborate and consult with other service providers.
- Perform other duties and functions as deemed necessary by the Special Education Director, Principal, and Superintendent.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Speech/Language Pathologist
    Student Services > Speech/Language Pathologist
  • Welcome to Nashoba Valley Technical High School!

    The Mission of Nashoba Valley Technical High School is to provide the highest quality academic and technical education possible to prepare our students for college and career paths leading to success in an ever-changing technological world. The school strives to promote citizenship through a safe and tolerant atmosphere encouraging a diverse population of students to contribute positively to society. Learn more about us...

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    Nashoba Valley Technical High 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

    • - Master’s Degree
      - Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education licensure
    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

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    Contact Information

    • Joanna Carpentier
    • 100 Littleton Road
    • Westford, Massachusetts 01886
    • Phone: 978-692-4711 x1103
    • Fax: 978-392-0570
    • Email: click here

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