Speech Language Pathologist, Leman Academy

Speech Language Pathologist



Job ID:


April 18, 2022

Contact Information:
Leman Academy
3300 E Sunrise Dr., STE 150
Tucson, Arizona 85718
District Website

Amanda Ryder
Phone: 5204991474
District Email

Job Description:

Speech Language Pathologist: Central Tucson

Speech Language Pathologists in the Leman Academy of Excellence Organization serve scholars entitled to special education services across all levels (K-8) who require universal, targeted, and intensive intervention. Candidates must have demonstrated knowledge and of speech language and social language development, behavior management within the context of the general education and special education classroom, consultation, and developmental needs of school aged children and adolescents.

Additionally, candidates are responsible for assessing and providing research based intervention to scholars with a suspected speech language impairment. The SLP must work collaboratively to design Individual Education Programs that implement evidence based differentiated and innovative instruction aligned to the Guaranteed Viable Curriculum (GVCs) to support academic growth, positive social relationships, functional communication, and positive behavior for learning to promote educational access. Further, applicants should have demonstrated effective case management skills; effective written and oral communication skills; the ability to establish and maintain effective cooperative relationships with school personnel, scholars, and parents; demonstrated understanding and empathy necessary for working with scholars and their families; demonstrated ability and desire to function as a team member.

A minimum of a Masters in Speech Language Pathology or Communication Science Disorders from an accredited college. The speech language pathologist must have an Arizona School Speech Language Pathologist License. It is preferred that the SLP have a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Language Pathology (CCC-SLP). All applicants need to apply online.

Job Function:

Our teachers are integral parts of their school and the school community, performing certain duties including but not limited to scholar support, counseling scholars with academic problems and supporting certain extracurricular activities such as social activities, sporting activities, clubs and scholar organizations, participating in department and school meetings, and parent meetings.

Teachers are responsible for managing scholar behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures, maintain discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school, and applying appropriate disciplinary measures where necessary.

You would maintain accurate and complete records of scholars' progress and development preparing required reports on scholars and activities.

You would utilize technology and integrate the use of technology to provide a variety of learning materials and resources for use in educational activities, instruct and monitor scholars in the use of learning materials and equipment, observe, evaluate, encourage and provide feedback on scholar's performance and development.

You are challenged with new teaching methods and educational tools in an ever changing and strategic environment. You would plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences and establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities.

As a teacher you would be expected to plan, organize and implement an appropriate instructional program in a learning environment that guides and encourages scholars to develop and fulfill their academic potential.