Classroom Teacher - Smithville R-II
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Miscellaneous
Job Title: Speech Language Pathologist
Job Location: Smithville School District
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Speech/Language Specialist
District: Smithville R-II
Smithville, MO 64089
Telephone: 816-532-0406
Job Description:
To apply please visit Smithville School District job listings at You will then need to create a login for TalentEd and fill out the application and upload all pertinent documents. We do not accept applications from any other sites. This site is for information only.

To use professional knowledge, evaluation, and intervention to minimize or eliminate speech and language deficits that interfere with the individual student’s ability to derive benefit from the district’s educational program in accordance with district policies and procedures.  The SLP will possess good people skills, flexibility, the ability to work under pressure and stay on task, responsible, reliable, a self-starter, and have the ability to adjust to change.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
An individual who holds this position is required to:
  1. Meet standards in knowledge and competence in the communication areas of language, articulation/phonology, voice, fluency, and feeding/swallowing.
  2. Meet standards in knowledge and competence of the comprehensive speech and language evaluation process.
  3. Meet standards in knowledge and competence in generating educationally relative goals and objectives based on the communication needs of the individuals.
  4. Meet standards in knowledge and competence in the areas of program implementation through appropriate service delivery options including but not limited to: consultation, direct intervention and collaboration.
  5. Meet documentation standards.
  6. Identifies those students who warrant speech/language services.
  7. Evaluate and make eligibility determination for specific speech/language disorders.
  8. Schedules and conducts therapy for the students who require services.
  9. Plans and carries out the Individual Education Plan (IEP) as part of the transdisciplinary team.
  10. Consults with students, parents, and professionals concerning progress in speech/language services.
  11. Keeps records, writes reports and carries on clinical correspondence concerning the student’s speech/language behavior.
  12. Attends and/or conducts eligibility reviews and IEP meetings.
  13. Completes IEP paperwork for students.
  14. Provides information concerning the nature, purpose and outcome of speech/language therapy services to students, parents and professionals.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.