Speech Language Pathologist

Bemidji Schools   Bemidji, MN   Full-time     Education
Posted on July 5, 2024
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Position Type:
Teaching/Speech and Language Pathologist

Date Posted:
3/7/2024

Location:
District

Closing Date:
Open Until Filled

This is a full time position to begin in the 2024-2025 school year. Those interested in part time will be considered.

Join our team at Bemidji Area Schools as a dedicated Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) serving students from diverse backgrounds and needs. As an integral member of our special education team, you will provide essential services to support students' communication skills, ensuring they have the tools necessary to succeed academically and socially.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Conduct screenings and comprehensive evaluations to identify speech, language, and communication disorders in students.
  • Develop and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) for students with speech and language impairments.
  • Provide direct therapy services to students individually or in small groups, focusing on improving articulation, language comprehension, fluency, and pragmatic skills.
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to support students' educational goals and integrate therapy into classroom activities.
  • Monitor and document student progress, adjusting therapy plans as needed to achieve optimal outcomes.
Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology or Communication Sciences and Disorders from an accredited program.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) preferred.
  • Applicants must be licensed by the Minnesota PELSB as a Speech Language Pathologist.
  • Experience working with school-aged children in educational settings preferred.
  • Knowledge of special education laws and regulations, including IDEA.
Benefits:
  • Competitive salary based on experience and education level, plus a related services stipend.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, life insurance.
  • Sick leave and Personal leave
  • Retirement plan.
  • Health Care Savings Plan
Please attach a cover letter, resume, three letters of recommendation, and college transcripts to the online application.

Deadline: Open Until Filled

For more information on this position, please read the full description document

Bemidji Schools

Bemidji , MN