Speech and Language Pathologist
Website Columbus Public Schools
- Minimum of Master’s degree in Speech Pathology.
- A valid NE Teaching Certificate, or ability to obtain one, with endorsement in Speech Pathology.
- A demonstrated philosophy that all students can and will learn.
- Excellent attendance record
- Excellent communication skills oral and written
- Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Best Instructional Practices
- Positive interpersonal skills
- Professional verification of successful classroom teacher performance and/or student teaching experience.
- Evidence of the willingness and the ability to comply with the standards for ethical and professional performance established by the State Board of Education.
- This individual will exhibit skills pertinent to foster positive human relationships and the ability to work effectively with students, staff, parents and the community
- A willingness and demonstrated abilities conducive to a continuous quest for quality education.
REPORTS TO: Building Principal and Executive Director of Special Education
- A Speech Pathology serves students with a speech language disability in their attendance area school.
- Students are verified in the area(s) of voice, articulation, language and fluency. The severity of the disability and the IEP determine the amount of service provided to each student.
- The Speech Pathologist works closely with the classroom teacher and the parent(s) to enhance the student’s progress.
- Developing students’ cognitive capacity and respect for learning
- Positively fostering students’ self-esteem
- Working with and understanding a diverse student population
- Integration of leadership, technology, and communication into the curriculum
- Planning for and guiding the learning process to help students achieve program objectives
- Maintaining a classroom atmosphere conducive to learning
- Implementing useful diagnostic and progress assessment measures
- Selecting and using effective instructional methods and learning materials
- Establishing a cooperative relationship with all assigned students
- Maintaining open lines of communication with parents/ guardians/ staff
- Engaging in professional growth activities through an ongoing program of job-related knowledge and skill development
- Working collaboratively to achieve the overall purpose of the school’s program and support the District’s vision, aims and goals
- Integrating of the themes of leadership, technology, and communication with a diverse population
- This individual will exhibit skills pertinent to foster positive human relationships and the ability to work effectively with students, staff, parents and the community.
To apply for this job please visit www.columbuspublicschools.org.