JOB DETAILS


JOB SUMMARY

  • Job Nbr:
    5653
  • Date Posted:
    2/19/2018 12:24:00 PM
  • Employer Industry:
    Speech Pathology and Occupational Therapy
  • Employer Type:
    Other
  • Location:
    Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Compensation:
    This is competitive and negotiable DOE.
  • PT/FT:
    Full Time
  • Hours:
    8 to 4 Monday through Friday
  • Experience Required:
    You'll need to have experience working with children with Autism, AAC and related diagnoses. We'd like someone with their CCCs.
  • Education Requirements:
    You must have a degree as an SLP.
  • Cert/Lic Required:
    You need to have a Speech and Language Pathology license from the California Board of Behavioral Sciences and an Augmentative Alternative Communication certification.
  • Computer Skills Required:
    Microsoft Office Basics

Speech Language Pathologist for Private Day School

Redwood City, CA 94063

ABOUT THE POSITION

As a Therapist with our school you will work on-site. We have 40 students and approximately 36 of them require speech therapy.

You'll be working with one SLPA and possibly one other SLP.

We need someone with experience in working with children with Autism and/or other related disabilities. You'll also need to possess knowledge of special education principles and strategies as applied to children with Autism and/or other related disabilities. 

Another requirement for this position is knowledge of augmentative & alternative communication principles and strategies, and technology applications currently available in the field and/or current research based speech and language strategies for students with ASD.

You'll need to be trained in a Crisis Intervention Certification program and/or be required to get trained when hired.

We admit students with a diagnosis of ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorders) in the moderate to severe range. We will also consider other types of students with genetic and neurological challenges that can benefit from our model.

We take pride in supporting students with significant challenges in communication, social interaction and restrictive patterns of behavior, interests and activities as well as sensory challenges.

Our students are elementary and secondary students aged 5 to 22 years old. We provide a program offering a functional based foundation, not a high school diploma trajectory.

ABOUT THE EMPLOYER

We are a Pediatric functional based educational and therapeutic program which uses a collaboration between disciplines (Education, Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy, Behavior Management & Sensory Integration).
Benefits offered:
Full benefits (medical/dental/vision), 12 PTO days, 6 to 7 weeks of paid vacation and legal holidays as well, 401K (we match up to 3 percent)
Why you should come work for us:
Our mission is to provide students with Autism Spectrum Disorders & similar learning differences a meaningful environment where they can learn functional academics, social communication & life skills and to serve as a resource to families and professionals.

We hire individuals who wish to work in a collaborative manner towards helping our students lead happy and independent lives.  If you are interested in joining a community that honors on-going learning, please consider joining our team!

Ask for recruiter Mya Borgman at 818-890-9998 when calling about this position.