2019-2020 Speech/Language Pathologist

Newport News, VA, US
May 05, 2019
2019-2020 Speech/Language Pathologist
Newport News Public Schools
12507 Warwick Boulevard
Newport News, VA 23606

Instructional - Position - Speech Language Pathologist

Job Number: 3700130178

Start Date:

Open Date: 11/13/2018

Closing Date: 08/30/2019

Job Summary
Position is responsible for providing speech/language services to meet the individual needs of students with oral communication and speech/language impairments. Position is responsible for screening and assessment; goal development; and planning/implementing appropriate speech and language treatment services to maximize student learning.

Minimum Qualifications
Must possess a Master's degree in speech language pathology and must possess a Speech Language Pathology license issued by the Virginia Board of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology (BASLP). Some experience providing speech language therapy in a school based setting preferred. Must possess a thorough knowledge and understanding of the principles, practices, and procedures of speech language therapy. Must possess a thorough knowledge of the normal development and use of speech, voice, fluency, and language; and the types, causes, and the treatments of speech disorders. Must possess the ability to evaluate the functional status of students; design treatment plans; and provide safe and effective therapy to students with speech/language impairments. Must possess knowledge and skills in the augmentative communication devices and specialized equipment. Must possess excellent interpersonal, communication, and recordkeeping skills. Must possess the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, staff, parents, and the public.

Reports To: Principal

Duty Days: 192

Salary Rate Range: 43, 543 to 50, 074

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The Newport News Public Schools prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy and childbirth, marital status or any other basis prohibited by law. (Reference: School Board Policies 2-33, 4-4, and 4-6).

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