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Speech & Language Pathologist (CCC-SLP)

Taylor Callahan Education Coop | Abilene, TX

Posted Date 1/22/2019
Description

Qualifications:                     Master’s Degree in Communication Disorders
                                            Certification of Clinical Competence in Speech & Language Pathology (CCC-SLP)

Reports to:                            Executive Director of Taylor-Callahan Education Cooperative
 
Responsibilities

Assessment:

  • Demonstrates knowledge of formal and informal assessment procedures
  • Selects appropriate assessment instruments
  • Conducts assessments appropriately
  • Interprets assessment information accurately
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the screening/referral/evaluation process
  • Conducts ongoing assessment of instructional/therapeutic goals and objectives
  • Demonstrates awareness, understanding and knowledge of the variety of physical, emotional and cognitive conditions which may contribute to communication disorders

 
Provision of Instruction/Therapy/Consultation:

  • Demonstrates an understanding of the content area
  • Defines and/or revises specific and sequential goals and objectives appropriate for student based assessment
  • Develops long range plan per instructional/therapeutic sequence
  • Demonstrates daily preparation to achieve IEP goals and objectives
  • Selects, prepares and/or adapts materials to meet individual student needs
  • Organizes time, space, materials, equipment for instruction/therapy
  • Plans for a substitute and has materials available (when appropriate)
  • Employs a variety of techniques, methods and materials appropriate for student needs
  • Demonstrates effective individual and group behavior management techniques

 
Communication Skills

  • Communicates in an effective, constructive and positive manner with students and parents
  • Interacts positively and effectively with school personnel, including supervisors, administrators, teachers, auxiliary staff, building secretaries, etc. as an effective team member
  • Promotes positive public relations

 
Management Tasks

  • Facilitates, coordinates and/or schedules for teacher, aide, student, and district personnel
  • Manages and coordinates required meetings/conferences
  • Manages and coordinates required paperwork
  • Trains, supervises and evaluates paraprofessionals (when applicable)
  • Completes, monitors and/or forwards pupil data as required
  • Participates as a member of district or departmental team in improving service delivery

 
Professionalism

  • Follows policies and procedures of Taylor-Callahan Education Cooperative & Districts’ Served
  • Demonstrates knowledge of special education legislation and acts in accordance with these mandates
  • Demonstrates knowledge in field including current issues and trends
  • Demonstrates professionalism (flexible, adaptable, uses good judgment, acts appropriately and ethically, child centered, treats others with respect and dignity)
  • Demonstrates continual assessment of individual program effectiveness and responds professionally to feedback
  • Participates in professional growth activities
  • Actively participates in the staff evaluation process
  • Dresses appropriately
  • Treats others with respect and dignity
  • Maintains a clean work area

 

Salary

  • Per Experience

Benefits

  • TRS, Health, Life, Dental, Vision, and Disability Insurance available.  Employee Assistance Program, Teledoc, and $225 TCEC contribution towards health insurance

Travel

  • Reimbursed for travel to district(s) 
Department
Administration
Job Category
Professional

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