School Based SLPA Job Opening 24/25 School Year

  • Merced, CA
  • Schools - SLPA
  • 2 days ago
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Job Description

Contract Speech Language Pathologist Assistant 

ProCare Therapy is working with a school district in Merced, CA that is looking to hire a compassionate Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant for the 2024-2025 school year with the opportunity to renew for the following school year.

The SLPA will work under the supervision of a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist to provide direct support to students with communication disorders or delays. 

The selected candidate will be hired on as a full time contracted employee through ProCare Therapy. A full school year contract will be awarded for you to complete. While undergoing your assignment, you will be provided with: competitive compensation, weekly paychecks, and superior healthcare benefits through United Healthcare.

Schedule: 

  • Full time: 40 hours per week
  • Monday - Friday
  • August 12th, 2024 - June 6th, 2025
  • Hours: 7:30 - 3:30
  • TK-12th grade
  • Assisting SLP with caseload

Responsibilities:

  • Conducting assessments to identify speech and language disorders in students. Administering standardized tests and informal evaluations to gather information on communication abilities.
  • Collaborating with the SLP to develop individualized treatment plans based on assessment results.
  • Implementing therapeutic activities and interventions to address communication goals.
  • Providing direct therapy to students individually or in small groups. Using various techniques and tools to improve communication skills, including speech sounds, language development, fluency, and pragmatic skills.
  • Regularly monitoring and documenting students' progress in meeting communication goals. Communicating with the SLP to adjust treatment plans as needed.
  • Working closely with teachers and parents to integrate speech and language goals into the classroom and home environments. Providing guidance and strategies for supporting communication development outside of therapy sessions.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Speech Pathology or Communication Disorders
  • SLPA license in California
  • Previous school experience is preferred
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen and background check

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Weekly pay on Friday
  • 401k matching
  • Insurance through United Health Care: Medical, dental and vision
  • Reimbursement for continuing education 
  • Relocation assistance

Interview Process:

  • 10 –15 minute screening call with a ProCare Therapy Recruiter
  • 20-30 Minute virtual interview directly with the school district
  • Offer is typically within 24-48 hours of the virtual interview

If you have additional questions, my contact information can be found below.

I look forward to speaking with you!

Sarah Hawes
Senior Director of Educational Resources
[email protected]
(678)-710-7738

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