EXTENDED SCHOOL YEAR (ESY) SUMMER PROGRAM SPEECH/LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST


Randolph Public School District
Randolph, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3496203 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: April 15, 2021 Starting Date: July 5, 2021

Job Description
Speech/Language Pathologists are needed for Randolph's Extended School Year Program. This program provides education and support services to special needs students during the summer. Program operates Monday through Thursday mornings from July 6th through August 5th. Program hours are 4.5 hours per day - 3 days per week.

The Speech and Language Pathologist provides services to students to help reduce or eliminate speech /language impediments, that interfere with the individual student's ability to access the district's educational program.

Responsibilities:
1. Provides a thorough assessment and diagnosis of speech, voice, hearing, and language impairments.
2. Provides a therapeutic program and develops specific performance objectives to meet individual needs of speech and hearing handicapped children, as prescribed by the Evaluation Team, and collaborates with classroom teachers and other school staff members to implement therapy by suggestions for the student's daily activities;
3. Maintains thorough, ongoing records of referred, screened, and eligible students, as well as individual students receiving therapy or other school-provided speech services. Maintains a directory of outside agencies, consultants, specialists, and related services and when requested, assists in proper referrals of individuals to agencies and specialists in the community, as appropriate.
4. Serves as a resource to school staff members in the development of a balanced program for oral communication and speech improvement, and provides information, support, and counseling to parents and families when appropriate;
Qualifications:
1. Licensed in Speech, Language, & Hearing Disorders by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education, and certification by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association;
2. Master's Degree, from an accredited college or university, in a related field;
3. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing, to children and adults;
4.Commitment to remain current in content knowledge and therapy strategies;


Position Type: Summer
Positions Available: 1
Salary: $40 Per Hour


Welcome to Randolph Public School District!

https://youtu.be/8a34Er1xr88 Randolph (MA), a town of over 32,000, resting about 10 miles south of downtown Boston, is one of the most diverse communities in the state of Massachusetts and is proud to have the 2015 Massachusetts Milken Educator Award winner. Our diverse population of over 3,000 students represents 45 different countries, speaking 40 different languages and dialects including Haitian-Creole, Vietnamese, Spanish, and Russian to name a few. We have four prek-5 elementary schools, one 6-8 middle school, and one 9-12 high school with an enrollment of approximately 800 students. As a whole, our students’ growth on the MCAS has outpaced the State with some tremendous growth. Student performance on Advanced Placement exams continues to be a point of pride and the class of 2015 was accepted into more than 100 colleges and universities. We continue to use NWEA as our benchmark assessment measure and TeachPoint to document educator observations. Prospective Teachers of Color in Critical Need Content Areas (Math, Science, Special Education, and English as a Second Language/SEI) and diverse, experienced Administrators are strongly encouraged to apply.

Equal Opportunity Employer
The Randolph Public Schools (RPS) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The RPS do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, ethnic identity, sex, gender identity, disability, handicap, age, religion, sexual orientation or homelessness in admission to or participation in its programs and activities. RPS does not tolerate any form of discrimination, intimidation, threat, bullying, coercion and/or harassment that insults the dignity of others by interfering with their ability or freedom to learn and work.

Job Requirements
MA DESE Speech , All levels license required
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Instructions
    The Randolph Public School system has moved to a paperless application process and appreciates your support in this effort. Please submit all required documentation via School Spring and do not send follow up/additional paperwork or emails. If additional information is required, applicants will be contacted. Once all materials have been reviewed, applicants selected for interviews will be contacted directly by the hiring manager. Please be sure to include your current educator license number and information and upload any and all transcripts you have to your School Spring application.

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

    Contact Information
    Alpha Sanford, Director of Special Education & Pupil Services
    40 Highland Avenue
    Randolph, Massachusetts 02368
    Phone: 781-961-6200
    Fax: 781-961-6295
    Email: sanforda@randolph.k12.ma.us