Speech-Language Therapist / Pathologist - Puxico R-8 School District
Position: Speech-Language Therapist / Pathologist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Speech Language Pathologist
Job Location: Puxico R-8 School
Beginning: Aug 01, 2022
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Puxico R-8 School District
Puxico, MO 63960
Telephone: 573-222-3762
Job Description:
Job Description: The Puxico R-8 School District is seeking a Pre-K-12 full time Speech-Language Pathologist for the 2022-2023 academic year. A Speech Language Pathology-Assistant with a valid certification will be considered.

Brief Description of Position: The Speech-Language Pathologist evaluates and identifies students with communication disorders, develops IEPs and provides direct services for students with deficits in communication skills within the educational setting.

Required Qualifications: A master's degree in the area of speech-language pathology from an accredited program in speech-language therapy, and all other certification requirements set forth by DESE. CFY available on site. An SLP-A with a valid certification will be considered.

  • Evaluate and identify students with communication disorders
  • Participate in the development of appropriate IEPs for identified students
  • Collaborate with staff to maximize communication development in the classroom
  • Implement direct instruction to target speech/language deficits
  • Develop scheduling for caseload and intervention services
  • Collect data and report progress according to district expectations
  • Complete assigned paperwork including IEPs and Medicaid billing
For more information regarding this position please contact Director Tracy Robison at 573-222-3107 (trobison@puxico.k12.mo.us)

Applications are available on the district website at www.puxico.k12.mo.us or by calling 573-222-3762. Applications should be submitted to the central office at 481 N. Bedford Puxico, MO 63960.

Application Deadline: Open until filled

The Puxico School District considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, sex, exercise of FMLA rights or disability, educational programs, or activities, and as required by the Immigration Reform Control Act, hires only American Citizens and aliens who are authorized to work in the United States. All candidates will be considered based on qualifications, training, experience, and the ability to perform the requirements of the position. Puxico R-8 School reserves the right to accept or reject any or all applications.

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