Requisition: E1800698 Open Date: 06/29/2018 Review Date: 07/29/2018 Job Category: Exempt Department: Communicative Disorders & Deaf Educ College/Unit: E Eccles Jones Coll of Ed & Hum Svs Location: Logan Campus Posting Duration: Open Until Filled
Position Summary: The Department of Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education (COMDDE) at Utah State University is seeking a Speech-Language Pathologist or Deaf Educator to provide tele-intervention services to children birth to three years of age who are deaf or hard of hearing (DHH) who are developing listening and spoken language. The position is a 9-month non-tenure track (term) appointment with an additional one summer month. Salary will be commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the person hired. Current funding guaranteed for 18 months. Continued employment after 18 months is contingent upon funding.
Provide family-centered early intervention services via tele-intervention to children birth to three who are deaf or hard of hearing and who use listening and spoken language.
Provide clinical supervision to COMDDE graduate students during their tele-intervention practicum placement experiences.
Assist in the promotion and expansion of USU tele-intervention services in states across the Intermountain West, including development of program supports and materials.
Present professional information to the public and to colleagues in the field.
Participate in state and national professional associations.
Dept/College Highlights: The Department of Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education in the College of Education and Human Services is a dynamic faculty group with 35 members in the areas of Speech-Language Pathology, Audiology, and Deaf Education. The department offers a Bachelor degree in Communicative Disorders, Master degrees in Speech-Language Pathology and Deaf Education, a clinical Doctorate (AuD) in Audiology, and PhD Speech-Language Pathology and audiology strands in the Disability Disciplines PhD program housed in Special Education & Rehabilitation.
Logan, UT is situated in the scenic high mountains of Cache Valley in northern Utah. Outdoor activities nearby include excellent hiking, biking, skiing, and water sports. Regional locations of interest include Yellowstone National Park and Jackson Hole, WY to the north and the red rock country of Arches National Park and Moab to the south. Logan is a small city located in a growing community of approximately 100,000 inhabitants, located 80 miles north of Salt Lake City.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology or Deaf Education.
Two or more years working with young children who are deaf or hard of hearing in programs that emphasize the development of listening and spoken language, including an understanding of using and troubleshooting hearing technology.
Current CCC-SLP credential for Speech-Language Pathology applicants.
Currently holds or is eligible for Utah licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist or Deaf Educator.
Willing to work toward LSLS Cert AVT or LSLS Cert. AVEd if not already certified.
Basic computer skills, including knowledge of word processing and spread sheets.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Ability to work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
Tele-intervention service delivery experience.
LSLS Cert. AVT or LSLS Cert. AVEd.
Three or more years of experience delivering family-centered services in various settings, including effective utilization of parent coaching.
Graduate student supervisory experience.
Opportunity Type: Full-Time w/benefits package Percent of Time or Hours per Week: 100% Advertised Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications, plus excellent benefits.
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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