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Speech-Language Pathologist (Frederick County, Type II Schools)

 

19709

Forbush School at Frederick County

Full Time (benefits eligible)

Day Shift

M-F, 8am-4pm

40

As a Speech-Language Pathologist you will:

  • Be responsible for providing speech and language services to the students/patients referred or identified as in need of such services. 

  • Screen and evaluate school students/patients for possible speech, language, and hearing deficits. 

  • Provide individual and group speech and language therapy. 

  • Communicate with students/patients based on an understanding of the developmental needs of children and adolescents. 

  • Work closely with treatment teams of students/patients receiving services. 

  • Assist in providing speech-language programs for staff development. 

  • Meet with parents, school representatives, and others as needed. 

  • Keep abreast of developments in the fields of speech pathology and special education.

Requires:

  • Master's degree in speech pathology from an approved college or university.

  • Licensure as a speech-language pathologist by the Maryland State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene at time of appointment and continuously throughout tenure in position.

  • Six to twelve months' of related experience, which includes internship/practicum experience.

  • General knowledge of special education techniques and treatment of emotionally disturbed children and adolescents and ability to work within structure of organizational operations, policies, and procedures.