Speech-Language Pathologist - Full Time at Diagnostic Center, Northern California
Annual Salary: $77,244.00 - $103,368.00
Monthly Salary: $5,737.00 - $7,914.00
You will serve as a member of a trans-disciplinary assessment team providing services to local school districts in 35 counties. You will have a direct impact on the future of education. In addition, you will have an opportunity to develop and conduct training programs and workshops for educators and families.
Your skills and expertise will be shared and you will have opportunities for collegiality and professional growth. Travel is included. If you value education and promoting best practices; if you appreciate multiculturalism and diversity; if you are looking for research and publication opportunities; if you want to make a difference, we would like to meet you!
Typical Responsibilities include the following duties:
Provide assessment services on a multiple disciplinary team
Administer, score and interpret standardized and informal measures of assessment
Compose comprehensive reports of assessment findings, implications and recommendations for instructional strategies and related services within the context of a multiple disciplinary report
Attend parent/district conferences and meetings
Develop and conducts training programs and workshops
Travel throughout Northern California
Excellent medical, dental, vision and retirement benefits (STRS/PERS)
Opportunity to work collaboratively with highly competent individuals from other disciplines (e.g., physician, clinical psychologist, school psychologist, and speech-language pathologist)
Master's Degree in Communicative Disorders or related field
Appropriate California Credential
Minimum of five (5) years' experience working with students with disabilities
Ability to conduct standardized and informal assessments
Outstanding oral and written communication
Ability to work independently and collaboratively
An in-depth knowledge of special education law, procedures, disabilities and educational interventions
Please mail or fax all applications to:
39100 Gallaudet Drive
Fremont, CA 94538
Fax - 510-794-2513
Please visit our website for our academic application and supplemental form at www.dcn-cde.ca.gov/jobs.html
About California Department of Education - Diagnostic Center North
The Diagnostic Center, Northern California, provides high-quality, individualized services to special education students, their families and school districts.
Services are provided by expert, interdisciplinary teams of diagnostic professionals, including educational specialists, speech/language specialists, secondary specialists, school psychologists, clinical psychologists, and pediatricians who address the unique educational needs of Northern California's most difficult-to-serve students enrolled in special education programs.
The Diagnostic Center, Northern California, is one of three regional assessment centers operated by the State Special Schools and Services Division of the California Department of Education. The Centers provide assessment, training and technical assistance to all Local Educational Agencies (LEAs) in California.