Speech-Language Therapist / Pathologist - Lexington R-V
Position: Speech-Language Therapist / Pathologist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Speech-Language Pathologist
Job Location: Lexington R-V School District
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Lexington R-V
Lexington, MO 64067
Telephone: 660-259-4369
Job Description:
The Lexington R-V School District is seeking applicants for the position of Speech/Language Pathologist.  

Qualifications include a Master’s degree; Speech and Language Pathologist certificate issued by the State Board of Education or License issued by the State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
  • Assess, screen and evaluate students and effectively share results with parents and educational staff, and participate in the eligibility determination process in accordance with state and school division requirements and best practice
  • Develop and implement individual Education Plans (IEPs) for students with Speech/Language impairment and assists with IEPs for students with speech/language as a service on an annual basis or according to requirements
  • Comply with all Medicaid requirements for school-based claiming, including obtaining written Medicaid consent from parents of all students served and timely filing of claims that meet Medicaid standards
  • Maintain records and information concerning individual students in the prescribed confidential manner and using records and information only for the purpose for which they are maintained according to FERPA guidelines and confidentiality
  • Communicate and collaborate with parents and the school community for the purpose of fostering individual student success and growth while engaging the families in the therapy program
  • Establish and maintain cooperative professional relationships with administrative and school staff
  • Participate in various meetings for the purpose of addressing student goals and needs, and to meet laws and policies
  • Maintain and submit information/records including student progress for all students
  • Perform related duties as assigned by the administration in accordance with the school district policies and procedures
The Lexington R-V School District is an equal opportunity employer. Benefits include: Board paid health insurance plan, vacation and paid sick/personal leave days. Candidates should complete an application online at http://lexington.k12.mo.us under Employment. The application should include a letter of interest, resume’, at least 3 references, a copy of transcripts and certification.

For additional information, please contact: Mrs. Rhonda Simnitt, Lexington R-V Central Office, at (660) 259-4369 or by email at rsimnitt@lexington.k12.mo.us.

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