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Speech Language School

Company:
Apexcare
Location:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Salary:
$70-$75
Posted:
April 16, 2019

Description:

Interested in working for the Department of Education?

Apex Therapeutic Services is seeking full-time and/or part-time Speech Language Pathologists (SLP) interested in providing school-based speech therapy services to students being served by NYC DOE public/charter schools located in the Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island.

Responsibilities of the Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) - School Setting

• The Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) - School Setting will work with students exhibiting the full range of communication disorders, including those involving language, articulation (speech sound disorders), fluency, voice/resonance, and swallowing.

• Assessment of each student's disabilities having an impact on the education of students; then plan to address personal, social/emotional, academic, and vocational needs that have an impact on the attainment of each student's individual educational goals.

• Contribute to the literacy achievement of students with communication disorders, including students who are at risk for school failure, or those who may struggle in the school setting.

• Supporting the needs of students with significant challenges, such as by helping to determine methods for alternate educational assessment and learning.

• Helping to identify long-term goals for appropriate post-school outcomes.

• Helping to plan relevant instructional activities for ongoing implementation in the classroom.

Requirements of the Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) - School Setting

• The Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) - School Setting must have completed an approved curriculum and hold a Bachelor's Degree in a related field, and registered/licensed as a Speech Language Pathologist to work in New York State.

• Must have TSSLD/TSHH.

• Must enjoy working with children, and passionate to provide services to children with special needs.

• Must be an energetic, motivated, and organized healthcare professional.

• A team player, eager to collaborate and coordinate with parents, school personnel, and an interdisciplinary team in order to support each student's needs and the achievement of their respective IEP goals.

We offer qualified Speech Language Pathologists (SLP) the following:

• Coaching/Mentoring program for new graduates or Speech Language Pathologists (SLP) looking to transition to the school setting.

• Flexible work schedules.

• Variety of school types (public and charter) and school locations, where we hold primary status.

• Competitive compensation rates and benefits (HOURLY RATE OF $70.00 TO $74.00).

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Experience:

• SLP: 1 year (Preferred)