Speech Language Pathologist

  • The Charter Institute at Erskine
  • Camden, SC, USA
  • Jan 23, 2023
Elementary Other

Job Description

Job Description - Speech Language Pathologist

The Montessori School of Camden
2 Montessori Way
Camden, South Carolina 29020
Phone: 803.432.6828 Fax: 803.432.6422


Nature of Position:
The Montessori School of Camden, a year-round, accredited, Montessori, public, charter school, is seeking a licensed Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) to join a small but dedicated special education support team serving students who are in Kindergarten to 8th grade. Under the direction of the Director of Special Education or Head of School, the SLP provides screening, diagnostic evaluation and therapy services for students exhibiting a full range of communication delays in accordance with school policy and state and federal special education mandatory laws. The SLP will plan, prepare and implement new programs or facilitate change in the existing speech therapy program; gather and interpret data for individuals, groups or programs; deliver services to students; and collaborate with school personnel and/or parents to coordinate the delivery of services to students.

Now is the time to join us and make a difference. Be a relentless force in the lives and educational future of children in the greater Kershaw County area at our award-winning school. This is a part-time position and the candidate will be able to have input into the overall schedule based on fluctuating caseload.


Essential Responsibilities:
● Provide speech therapy for school-age children with communication disorders in individual, group, and classroom settings
● Develop and implement Individualized Education Programs (IEP’s).
● Collaborate with parents and staff and share communication development resources
● Conduct standardized and non-standardized speech and language assessments to determine eligibility for special education services
● Provide speech interventions following the Multi-Tiered Student Support model
● Participate in state/school mandated training
● Collect, analyze, and report data to track student progress and program efficacy.
● Supports and upholds the mission, vision and strategic goals of the school
● Learn and apply Montessori principles in speech therapy practices
● Maintain therapy logs as required by the school / district.
● Prepare quarterly progress reports for all students on caseload
● In collaboration with the special education team and Head of School, develop and monitor an
appropriate budget for your program.
● Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications:
● Master's degree in speech/language pathology or an advanced program approved by the State Board of Education for the preparation of speech-language therapists
● South Carolina State Licensure
● Prior experience in a school setting preferred
● Effectively uses personal computing devices and software applications for the management of student records, instructional efficiency, and professional development. Experience with ENRICH preferred.
● Proven verbal and written communication skills, including small group presentations. Skill in written
communications to include clear and concise narrative reports, evaluations, and similar narrative
pieces.
● Knowledge of proper use of speech and language testing/screening equipment and materials

Supervision and Feedback: Director of Special Education and Head of School
Salary: Per the MSC Policy and Procedure manual

District

The Charter Institute at Erskine

School

The Montessori School of Camden - charter school in Camden, SC

E-mail Address

randerson@erskinecharters.org