Speech Language Pathologist

Thursday, January 31, 2019
Hillsdale County Intermediate School District
Position Details: 

The Speech Language Pathologist(s) will service students within local districts in Hillsdale County as well as students at our Greenfield School.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Participates actively in building screening team meetings. Evaluates students referred by school, parents, physicians.

  • Conducts screenings throughout the year for students with possible speech impairments and/or hearing loss.
  • Interprets audiograms and medical reports to parents and classroom teachers.
  • Participates in IEPC for handicapped students with accompanying speech and/or language development.
  • Schedules and conducts annual IEP meetings on students whose only impairment is speech and language.
  • Prepares and maintains records and reports.
  • Established caseloads which vary in number depending on severity of impairment, time needed for remediation, and group ability of students in schools served.
  • Supervisor and speech pathologist responsible for caseload determination.
  • Assists in proper referrals of individuals to agencies and specialists in the community.
  • Provides appropriate individualized programs of therapy to meet individual students’ needs and correct existing speech or language handicaps.
  • Collaborates with classroom teachers and other school staff members to implement therapy by suggestions for the students’ daily activities.
  • Provides information, support, and counseling to parents and families when appropriate,
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Qualification Requirements

To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

  • Required Master’s degree in the field of Speech and Language Pathology.
  • Michigan Department of Education approval as Teacher of Speech and language Impaired.
  • ASHA and CCC certified preferred.
  • Experience with elementary, middle school, high school students presenting mild, moderate and severe impairments in a public school setting preferred.

Employment Date, Salary and Work Year

Anticipated start date will be determined upon hire.  Salary is determined as per the master contract.  Work days will be 185 pro-rated days per the master contract.  The two week deadline is November 15, 2018; however, it will be open until filled if a suitable candidate is not identified. EOE

Link to the professional staff contract:

Visit www.hillsdale-isd.org employment opportunities to apply online or follow this link https://www.applitrack.com/hillsdale/onlineapp

All required documentation must be received to be considered for this position.  

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