Riverview School ( learn more )

East Sandwich, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3707747
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : October 26, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

OPENING for the 2021-2022 School Year:

Looking to be part of a dynamic team on beautiful Cape Cod?

Riverview School, an independent coeducational boarding/day school, provides a caring community for adolescents and young adults with complex language, learning and cognitive disabilities. The School is committed to developing student competence and confidence in academic, social and independent living skills.

Part Time: 16 hours/week

Main Functions:
- Assess, diagnose, treat, and help to prevent speech, language, cognitive-communication, voice, fluency, and other related disorders
- Provide clinical services to students with speech, language, cognitive-communication, voice, fluency, and other related disorders

Essential Job Functions:
- Communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues
- Participate in team meetings, faculty meetings and IEP meetings
- Implement curricula and activities to meet goals and objectives
- Design and implement assessments that measure progress
- Use assessment data to refine intervention and inform therapy practices
- Be accountable for students’ mastery of goals
- Provide small group and/or individual speech and language therapy for identified students
- Effectively communicate diagnostic test results, diagnoses, present level of speech and language functioning and proposed treatment goals in a manner easily understood by students and their families
- Use qualitative and quantitative assessment methods, including screenings, standardized tests, and special instruments, to analyze and diagnose the nature and extent of speech and language impairments
- Develop an individualized plan of care, tailored to each student’s needs
- Provide present levels of speech and language functioning and speech and language goals and objectives for students’ annual reviews
- Maintain records on the initial evaluation, progress, and discharge of students to identify problems, track progress, and justify treatment
- Produce quarterly progress reports describing progress towards IEP goals and present level of performance
- Engage in one’s learning; seek out and act on feedback regularly
- Seek out and engage in continuing professional education to maintain ASHA membership and Massachusetts State licensure.

Candidates must have the following:

- Master’s degree and Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) in Speech-Language Pathology and current ASHA membership.
- Current license with the Massachusetts Board of Registration for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology.
- Knowledge of executive function, and social pragmatics programs, techniques, and materials
- Exceptional written, interpersonal, and problem solving skills.
- Strong technology skills.
- Ability to handle a fast-paced environment with multiple demands.
- Passion for Riverview’s mission and the field of special education. CORI, fingerprinting, and background check.

We are currently accepting applications for openings for the 2021/22 school year.

Please submit letter of interest, resume, 3 references, and a copy of certification to:

Maria Cashdollar
Riverview School
551 Route 6A
East Sandwich MA 02537

or via email to mcashdollar@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA -- No phone calls please --

See our website riverviewschool.org for additional information about the school and position.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Learning Disabled
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Special Education > Speech/Language Pathologist
    Student Services > Speech/Language Pathologist
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Riverview 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

    • Successful completion of background checks and fingerprinting and a current/valid Driver’s License
    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Maria Cashdollar
    • 551 Route 6A
    • East Sandwich, Massachusetts 02537

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