Participates actively in building screening team meetings. Evaluates students referred by school, parents, physicians.
Conducts screenings throughout the year for students with possible speech impairments and/or hearing loss.
Interprets audiograms and medical reports to parents and classroom teachers.
Participates in IEPC for handicapped students with accompanying speech and/or language development.
Schedules and conducts annual IEP meetings on students whose only impairment is speech and language.
Prepares and maintains records and reports.
Established caseloads which vary in number depending on the severity of impairment, time needed for remediation, and group ability of students in schools served.
Supervisor and speech-language pathologist responsible for caseload determination.
Assists in proper referrals of individuals to agencies and specialists in the community.
Provides appropriate individualized programs of therapy to meet individual students’ needs and correct existing speech or language handicaps.
Collaborates with classroom teachers and other school staff members to implement therapy by suggestions for the students’ daily activities.
Provides information, support, and counseling to parents and families when appropriate,
Other duties may be assigned.
Employment Date, Salary and Work Year
Anticipated start date will be August 21, 2017, for the 2017-18 school year. Salary is determined as per the master contract. Work days will be determined upon hire.
Visit www.hillsdale-isd.org employment opportunities to apply online or follow this link https://www.applitrack.com/hillsdale/onlineapp/default.aspx. All required documentation must be received to be considered.
To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Required Master’s degree in the field of Speech-Language Pathology.
Michigan Department of Education approval as Teacher of Speech and Language Impaired.
ASHA and CCC certified preferred.
Experience with elementary, middle school, high school students presenting mild, moderate and severe impairments in a public school setting preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is determined as per the master contract.
What is the Hillsdale County ISD?The Hillsdale County Intermediate School District is an educational service agency. The programs and services offered by the ISD are a direct result of needs in the county. Success is based on our ability to meet the needs of our local school districts, students, families, and community. Our Mission:The mission of the Hillsdale County Intermediate School District is "Promoting Education Through Service"