Early Childhood Speech and Language Pathologist

Deadline: 
Friday, June 22, 2018
District/Organization: 
Muskegon Area ISD
Position Details: 

Muskegon Area Intermediate School District 630 Harvey St. Muskegon, MI 49442

POSITION: Early Childhood Speech and Language Pathologist

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Valid Speech and Language Pathologist Certification.
  2. No physical or mental restrictions that would, with reasonable accommodation, prevent performance of the essential job functions and responsibilities.
  3. Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation as work assignment is throughout Muskegon Area Intermediate School District.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Previous work with infants and toddlers and/or home visiting experience.
  2. 2.Successful completion of the Essentials of Early on training modules
  3. 3.Trained in Infant Toddler Developmental Assessment (IDA)

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  1. Works as part of a team in a Primary Service Provider Model, in which the team member will be required to work on all aspects of a child’s development and utilize other team members for support and guidance.
  2. Directs instruction to parents by providing meaningful coaching to facilitate the skills necessary to support their child’s development.
  3. Supports parents to incorporate child outcomes as part of daily routines.
  4. Supports the family in connecting to other services in the community that they may need and assists in the referral to those agencies/services.
  5. Facilitates and participates in learning/playgroups for infants and toddlers.
  6. Participates in co-visits with other staff to learn from and/or support staff and family needs.
  7. Facilitates all aspects of the IFSP including conducting interviews, documenting growth on overall development and updating outcomes as necessary.
  8. Maintains accurate and up to IFSP paperwork, transition paperwork, COSF, contact logs, and service notes.
  9. Works collaboratively with local district teams/preschool teams to support families and children transitioning out of Part C services.
  10. Participates in the IEP process for children transitioning to Part B services and/or programs.
  11. Maintains positive and open communication with parents, staff, and administration.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: All candidates must apply online at www.muskegonisd.org/jobs/ by June 22, 2018.

TERMS: This position is a 205 work days position offering full benefits.SALARY RANGE: This position is on the MMSE Schedule - $45,009.00 - 51,429.00 (Steps 1 - 4) depending on experience and education.It is the policy of the Muskegon Area Intermediate School District that no staff member, candidate for employment, program participant, or recipient of services shall experience discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation or transgender identity) disability, age, religion, height, weight, marital or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category (collectively "Protected Classes”), in its programs and activities, including employment opportunities. Inquiries related to issues of discrimination on the basis of disability should be directed to the Assistant Director for Special Education at (231) 767-7249. All other discrimination inquiries or requests for special accommodations to participate in a program, event, or activity should be directed to the Human Resources Director at (231) 767-7213.POSTED: 6/4/2018

Email: 
jkane@muskegonisd.org
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