Malden Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST


Forestdale School
Malden Public Schools
Malden, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3039028 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: January 7, 2019 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Forestdale School
Speech Language Pathologist

Qualifications
Certification in Speech-Language Pathology from the Department of Education required.
ASHA Certification required. Speech Therapist must have experience working with
school aged children in the areas of language, articulation, hearing, voice disorders and pragmatics. Speech Therapist must have knowledge of state and federal regulations, evaluation process, Team meetings, and writing IEPs. Speech Therapist must be familiar with specially designed instruction and classroom/instructional accommodations. Experience with Autism Spectrum Disorders and assistive technology/augmentative communication preferred. The candidate must have excellent communication skills and an ability to work collaboratively with administration, staff, and parents.

Duties
• Developing and implementing speech-language objectives aligned with Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks.
• Evaluating, writing reports, and participating in Team meetings.
• Writing IEPs and progress reports within the timelines stated in the regulations.
• Utilizing modifications and accommodations to ensure equity for students.
• Working collaboratively with parents and staff so that children’s educational experiences are positive and carryover of target skills is achieved.
• Collaborating with assistive technology staff regarding communication systems and devices.
• Monitoring FM equipment.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Equal Opportunity Employer
Malden 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, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
  • At least 4 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Donald Concannon, Principal
    74 Sylvan St
    Malden, Massachusetts 02148
    Phone: (781) 397-7326
    Email: dconcannon@maldenps.org