Speech-Language Pathologist – Revised

The Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau School District is seeking Speech-Language Pathologist to join our team who will ensure equitable practices for all students. Qualified applicants will be able to thrive with diverse speech and language needs. Applicants must be collaborative, organized, and have a solid foundation in educational diagnosis and therapy provisions.

SUMMARY: Provides educational diagnosis and treatment of speech and language delays and plans. The clinician also provides assistance to regular and special education teachers in the areas of: diagnosis and intervention procedures, classroom management, curriculum development, instructional methods/techniques, educational diagnosis, IEP development, instructional materials and equipment and parent consultation.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Diagnosis (testing/evaluation) of speech/language needs of students and writes reports.
  • Participates in the Individual Education Programs (IEP) team process to develop, review, evaluate and implement IEP for children with speech/language disabilities.
  • Case manages IEP team process for students with speech/language services only.
  • Assists staff with the development and implementation of instructional methods, materials and techniques for children with speech/language disabilities.
  • Acts as a resource to teachers, administrators and parents when particular speech/language disorders require more intensive or complicated intervention.
  • Acts as an advocate for the student with special education staff, regular education staff, supervisors, administrators, parents and community resources.
  • Provides qualitative and quantitative feedback to students and parents, participates in parent/teacher conferences, and open houses.
  • Maintains records as required by law, school district policies and administrative regulations.
  • Attends meetings and conferences and participates in other activities to promote professional growth.
  • Creates/selects communication and technical systems and inservice parents and staff about their use.
  • Monitors and assists in maintaining assistive devices.

Education and/or Experience: Master’s degree with graduate level course work in the correction of speech and language problems.

Certificates, Licenses: Possess and maintain or be eligible to hold a current Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction Speech and Language Pathology license, code 1820. Valid driver’s license required.

Location: District Wide

Start Date: August 27, 2018
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Contact: Sara Schott, District Administrative Assistant, 17511 N Main St, Galesville, WI 54630, 608-582-4657 Ext. 1900.

The Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau School District is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of sex, age, race, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, color, pregnancy, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, or physical, mental, emotional, learning disability or handicap. This policy also prohibits discrimination as defined by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (sex), Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1965 (race and national origin), and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.