Grasslands Public Schools, Brooks, AB

Category: 
Speech-Language Pathology

Grasslands Public Schools is accepting applications for a full time Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) commencing August 25, 2020.

 

As a member of the multidisciplinary team, the SLP will:

  • consult with school based staff, families and district personnel to provide a continuum of speech and language services to students from Pre-K – grade 12
  • conduct screenings and assessments using formal and informal speech and language measures
  • communicate and interpret results to team members
  • provide recommendations for universal, targeted and specialized services based on data gathered
  • prepare written assessment reports upon request
  • provide consultation to teachers regarding speech and communication goals for students’ IPPs
  • collaborate to provide school and system level professional development to build system capacity around teaching students with communication needs
  • provide teachers with classroom-based supports based on individual and group needs
  • work closely with school based therapy assistants to ensure ongoing treatment for student requiring targeted and specialized services
  • collaborate with district support service team to provide effective ongoing supports to schools
  • work collaboratively with therapists from multiple service providers
  • support students, staff and parents with programming and instruction in the use of augmentative or alternative communication systems

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Completion of a Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology or equivalent
  • Registered member with the Alberta College of Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologist (ACSLPS)
  • Eligibility for an Alberta teaching certificate considered an asset
  • Previous school-based collaborative work considered an asset

 

Salary based on education and experience. 

Deadline for this position is a soon as there is a suitable applicant pool.

 

Please send application to:

Sean Beaton, Assistant Superintendent

Grasslands Public Schools

Fax 403-362-8225

Email:jobs@grasslands.ab.ca