SUMMARY DESCRIPTION: The primary responsibilities include screening, evaluating and providing appropriate services to students with communication disorders (articulation, voice, language, fluency) that affect educational performance. Also included in the responsibilities is consultation with teachers and parents and participation in Individualized Education Program (IEP) team meetings.
CERTIFICATE LICENSE: Speech pathologists hired after October 1, 2007, are required to hold the Maryland State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) license or be eligible for a provisional license. Speech pathologists hired prior to October 1, 2007 may hold Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) certification in speech-language pathology OR the Maryland State DHMH License. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) desirable or CFY (Clinical Fellowship Year) eligible.
Additional Salary Information: Starting salary $54,000. Salary is dependent upon graduate credits and experience.
Internal Number: 1035
About Montgomery County Public Schools, Maryland
Montgomery County Public Schools is the 14th largest school system in the United States. We are located next to the nation's capital. Montgomery County Public Schools is a diverse school system serving over 161,000 students. We are a majority-minority school system with students from 157 countries speaking 150 languages. Montgomery County Public Schools is committed to educating all students so that academic success is not predictable by race, ethnicity or socioeconomic status. At MCPS, we believe we must engage every student, every day, and that each individual's contributions add value to our learning community. We believe YOU have what it takes to be a member of this elite team!Montgomery County Public Schools is looking for Speech Pathologists, K-12 teachers as well as content area specialists (Bi-lingual Education, ESOL, Mathematics, Science, Special Education, World Languages.) Please visit our website at WWW.MCPSCAREERS.ORG and apply today!
The AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students