Speech Language Pathologist Assistant (PT), Leman Academy


Position:
Speech Language Pathologist Assistant (PT)

Type:
Charter


Location:


Job ID:
108830

County:
Pima


Posted:
April 18, 2022




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

Contact:
Amanda Ryder
Phone: 5204991474
Fax:
District Email


Job Description:

Speech Language Pathologist Assistant (PT): 2022/2023 SY, Central Tucson

Our Mission

Leman Academy of Excellence offers a rigorous, classical education based on the traditions of Western culture where all disciplines are interrelated allowing scholars the ability to think independently and critically. We purpose to partner with supportive parents, pursue excellence, provide a safe and challenging environment, and instill morals and values in order to produce tomorrow’s leaders today. Additional information can be found at lemanacademy.com.

CORE VALUES                   

Core Values are the key to defining our culture. They drive our decisions and shape our behavior. Below are the Core Values for Leman Academy of Excellence:

CAUTION: Every precaution is taken to ensure a safe and secure environment for every scholar, staff, and guests.

CIVILITY: Every scholar, family and employee is treated with respect and as a valued individual.

COMMUNITY: We strive to build a community where all stakeholders are motivated to be involved and feel connected and valued.

CLASSICAL EDUCATION: Oversight and training is in place to ensure we are offering a rigorous, scholar-centered, classical education program including high expectations, values and virtues and providing scholars an environment of engaged learning.

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED

· Bachelor's degree in Speech/Language Pathology or completion of an approved training program for Speech/Language Pathologist Assistants or the equivalent from a Nationally or Regionally accredited college or university that meets the requirements of ARS 36-1940.04

· Ability to obtain Arizona State Licensure as a Speech/Language Pathology Assistant within 60 days of initial employment

DESIRED

· Master's degree in Speech Pathology

· Experience in an educational setting

· Knowledge of special education law, theories, and practices

· Basic sign language skills

· Bilingual skills

JOB DESCRIPTION

Speech Language Pathologist Assistants (SLPA) in the Leman Academy of Excellence organization assist in the overall provision of services for Speech and Language as directed by the supervisor of the program. The Speech/Language Pathology Assistant complements the Special Education Department's Speech and Language Division in the performance of duties.

All applicants need to apply online.

Job Function:

· Under the direct supervision of the Speech/Language Pathologist, assesses, diagnoses and evaluates students suspected of having speech and language difficulties

· Assists with the provision of pathological remediation and therapy of speech and language problems

· Integrates several sources of information into an assessment and remediation plan for students on an individual basis

· Assists with the development of Individualized Education Program

· Exhibits patience, courtesy and tact when dealing with others

· Performs related duties, as required

*Essential functions, as defined under the American with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge, skills and other characteristics. This list is illustrative only and is not a complete listing of all functions and tasks performed.

Employment Type: Part Time - 2-3 Days a week

Compensation

Leman Academy offers a very competitive benefits package and overall compensation will be commensurate with talent, experience and education.

Leman Academy of Excellence is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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