Speech Language Pathologist - School

Employer
Supplemental Health Care
Location
Towson, MD
Posted
Jul 13, 2019
Closes
Jul 18, 2019
Ref
207574651
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Join the Supplemental Health Care team in Maryland by working with one of our top-tier partnering school systems in Towson, MD to provide a Speech-Language Pathologist for the upcoming 2019-20 school year starting in August. The School SLP-CCC will apply their expertise in identifying, evaluating and treating school-aged children, to help students succeed; as every child deserves to learn and thrive without labels or limits! Location: Baltimore County Ages: K-12th grade - your preference will be looked at# of Schools: 2-3 is typicalStart: As soon as possible Length: Entire 2019-20 school yearGeneral Duties for this position as a School Speech Language Pathologist: - The SLP's goal is to remediate, improve, or alleviate communication and swallowing problems to help students achieve their maximum potential in learning, social, prevocational/vocational, and recreational activities. - The school-based Speech-Language Pathologist's (SLP) focus is the communication abilities of students. - Provides and directs speech-language services to children ages 0-11 in a variety of early intervention and educational settings. - SLPs may supervise Speech-Language Pathology Assistants (SLPAs) in their provision of services to students. Essential Functions for the school-based Speech-Language Pathologist: - Provides pre-referral consultations and contribute to initiatives including Response to Intervention (RtI). - Implements and conducts speech-language therapy treatment to meet goals and objectives in the Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP), the Individual Educational Plan (IEP), the Individual Transition Plan (ITP), or 504 Plan. - Identify whether students who fail their screening should be referred for a speech-language evaluation. - Instructs student, family, and staff in appropriate speech-language procedures or home program to allow carryover of therapeutic remediation and goals in daily activities. - Presents speech-language assessment results at team meetings. Supplemental Health Care prides itself in offering industry-leading benefits catered to any situation including Health care, option for Year-around compensation, Share the Care referral program and a 24/7 approach to customer service. Interested Speech-Language Pathologists can call Jeff at for immediate consideration.

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