State Licensure or Certification,State Teacher Credential
To provide speech and/or language services to students as required by Individualized Education Program (IEP) and Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) goals.
Provides speech-language therapy to students with approved IEP/IFSP’s in an appropriate setting, i.e., therapy room, classroom, natural environment, etc.
Serves as a member of an IEP/IFSP team when students receiving services are being discussed.
Interprets test results and writes assessment reports.
Participates in the development of IEP/IFSP’s.
Consults with parents/caregivers, teachers and others as appropriate concerning students’ speech-language needs.
Interprets external agency reports and shares information with teachers, administrators, school health personnel, etc.
Updates administrators on issues pertaining to special education policies and procedures.
Completes appropriate special education forms.
Maintains documentation of services provided to students.
Completes Medicaid billing encounter forms.
Performs other work-related duties as assigned.
Hold or be eligible for certification as a speech-language pathologist from the Maryland Department of Education (MSDE)
Hold or be eligible for a Maryland license from the Department of Hearing and Mental Hygiene (DHMH); certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Excellent written and oral communication skills; excellent interpersonal skills.
Internal Number: SLP201819
About Harford County Public Schools
Harford County Public Schools (HCPS) is located in suburban/rural Maryland at the head of the Chesapeake Bay near major urban areas such as Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New York City. In our 54 schools, HCPS offers its employees a supportive and enriching environment while showing its dedication to personal and professional growth by providing new teachers with full-time mentor teachers, competitive salary, a comprehensive benefit package and career growth opportunity through tuition reimbursement. Harford County combines all aspects of living and provides outlets of opportunity for all interests. Websites such as www.harfordcountymd.gov and www.hcps.org will allow prospective employees to easily explore our county and our school system.
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