This temporary part-time position begins January 7, 2019 and continues through April 3, 2019, two days per week, Mondays and Wednesdays. Please note, school is closed the week of March 25, 2019 for Spring Break. Additional days closed are: 1/21, 2/18, and 3/11.
The role of speech-language pathologist entails working with students on an individual and classroom level, providing therapy and integrated services respectively. The speech-language pathologist long-term substitute provides individual therapy, bi-weekly parent communication, and teacher collaboration.
Direct group and individual treatment of assigned students, including planning relevant activities, carrying out sessions, and documenting intervention.
Collaboration with teachers and other therapists for group planning or classroom carryover of strategies.
Documentation of student billing and attendance for insurance and accounting purposes.
Bi-weekly communication with parents via progress note format.
Tri-annual updates on goal progress in student report cards.
Timely response to parent and staff questions received via email or phone regarding therapy services.
Adherence to adopted policies set forth by AIM and the administration.
Hours and weekly schedule are determined based on long-term coverage needs.
Maintenance of continued certification from all relevant authorities, including the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
All proper licensure, certifications, and clearances to work as a speech-language pathologist (SLP) in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania including:
Pennsylvania State License;
Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA.
All proper licensure, certifications, and clearances to work for AIM Academy.
All necessary clearances, including:
Child abuse clearance;
Criminal Background check;
Federal Bureau of Investigation fingerprint check;
School Personnel Health Record with current Pulmonary Tuberculosis (TB) Skin Test.
About AIM Academy
AIM Academy is an independent co-educational college prep school serving bright students with language-based learning differences in grades 1-12. AIM was founded in 2006 and moved to its current location in Whitemarsh, Pennsylvania in 2012.