SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST
Thompson Public Schools
North Grosvenordale, Connecticut

Job Details
Job ID: 3095011 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: May 7, 2019 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
• Develop treatment plans to assist students with speech problems such as delayed language, inappropriate pitch, stuttering, swallowing disorders or harsh voice problems. Treatment plans should be based on your own assessments as well as recommendations from social workers, physicians and psychologists.
• Assess patient needs and adjust treatments in accordance with student progression.
• Evaluate language, speech or hearing test results as well as medical information and barium swallow results to diagnose and develop a treatment plan for swallowing, fluency, language, speech and voice disorders.
• Document information and write reports with details regarding evaluations, progress, and treatment of students.
• Develop school programs or activities for individuals and/or groups to deal with language, swallowing, behavior and speech problems.
• Teach students proper techniques for achieving more effective communication.
• Instruct students on how to strengthen the muscles of the face, tongue and jaw to facilitate improved speech.
• Refer students when appropriate to additional educational or medical services.

Position Type: Full-time

Positions Available: 1

Equal Opportunity Employer
Thompson 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
Required:
• Master’s in Speech Language Pathology
• Current CT state speech and language pathologist license
• Capable of performing essential job functions
  • Master degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Contact Information
    Christopher Jones
    785 Riverside Drive
    North Grosvenordale, Connecticut 06255
    Phone: 860-923-9581
    Fax: 860-923-9638
    Email: cjones@thompsonpublicschools.org
    Learn more online at http://www.SchoolSpring.com/job?3095011