Looking for a career location that offers a great quality of life outside of work while also connecting you to a statewide network of fantastic SLPs and audiologists? If so, you will be in the right place when you choose Colorado! From the mountain areas with great hiking and skiing to the “big sky” open Plains for great horseback riding and small-town charm, you will have a life filled with professional growth and personal adventures! Let our Rocky Mountains be the backdrop for your career. The Colorado Department of Education has taken an innovative approach to support our districts across the state. If you are interested in exploring job opportunities within the state, contact me at and I will forward your inquiry to those districts who have requested information about SLPs and audiologists interested in working in Colorado. Give it a try! There are many of us who have come to Colorado and will never leave because of all the glories it has to offer! I look forward to hearing from you!
SLPs: Master's in Speech/language Pathology or Communication Disorders; Passing score on the Praxis Examination; practicum in an educational setting and CDE licensure. CCC a plus.
Additional Salary Information: Salary information may be obtained through the individual districts/administrative units.
The Colorado Department of Education, Exceptional Student Leadership Unit, collaborates with the state's districts and administrative units in an effort to reduce the personnel shortages in the state, particularly with regard to the need for SLPs and audiologists.
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 191,500 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.