School-Based Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP)- 2023-2024

  • Mission Viejo, CA
  • Schools - SLP
  • 4 days ago

Location: Mission Viejo, CA

Duration: August 10th, 2023, to January 2024 (covering MAT Leave)

Employment Type: W-2 contract

Hourly Rate: Competitive, based on experience

Benefits: Full benefits package, including health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, and more. 401(k) retirement plan available.

Job Description:

ProCare Therapy is currently seeking a dedicated and qualified School-Based Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) to join our team for the upcoming school year in Mission Viejo, CA. This position offers an exciting opportunity to provide speech and language therapy services to a diverse K-12th grade caseload. The initial contract is to cover a maternity leave from August 10th, 2023, to January 2024, with a high chance of extension.


  • Conduct comprehensive speech and language evaluations to assess students' communication abilities and identify areas of need.
  • Develop individualized treatment plans and goals based on evaluation results, collaborating with the IEP team to ensure effective implementation.
  • Provide direct speech and language therapy services to students in individual or group settings.
  • Implement evidence-based therapeutic techniques and interventions to address communication disorders, articulation difficulties, language delays, fluency disorders, and other related issues.
  • Monitor student progress, document therapy sessions, and adjust treatment plans as necessary to optimize outcomes.
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to develop and integrate effective communication strategies into the classroom environment.
  • Provide guidance and support to Speech-Language Pathology Assistants (SLPAs) and Clinical Fellows (CFYs) as needed.
  • Actively participate in IEP meetings, providing valuable insights and recommendations for each student's individual needs.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest research, techniques, and trends in speech-language pathology to enhance the quality of services provided.

Job Requirements:

  • Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology or Communication Sciences and Disorders.
  • Valid California state license in Speech-Language Pathology.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) preferred.
  • Previous experience working with school-aged children, preferably in a school-based setting.
  • Strong knowledge of speech and language development, communication disorders, and appropriate therapeutic interventions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with students, parents, teachers, and other professionals.
  • Ability to develop and implement individualized treatment plans and adjust them based on student progress.
  • Proficient in conducting evaluations, documenting progress, and writing comprehensive reports.
  • Willingness to work with SLPA/CFY under your supervision.
  • Reliable, organized, and capable of managing a diverse K-12th grade caseload.

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of students and meet the requirements listed above, please send your resume to Taukarri Hilton at [email protected]. We will review all applications and contact qualified candidates for further consideration.


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