Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP)
Duties/Responsibilities of an SLP:
  • Deliver observation and recommendations to the identification, evaluation, and rendering of services to student with diagnosed disabilities.
  • Develop therapy and treatment plan specific to the individuals needs including but not limited to speech language impairments.
  • Deliver treatment for a variety of needs including articulation, fluency, voice, expressive, receptive, and social communication
  • Collaborate with staff in school in other medical and developmental service providers on occasion for the purposes of identifying student needs
Week in the Life of an SLP:
  • Group therapy sessions
  • One-on-one sessions
  • Contributing to the analysis of existing evaluation data from a variety of sources, including independent evaluations, to decide what additional data is needed to ascertain what additional data is needed to determine student eligibility for special education and related services.
  • Conducting initial evaluations and re-evaluations that comply with state evaluation guidelines
  • Developing quality IEPS.
  • Development and or contribution to an Individualized Educational Program (IEP)
  • Attendance at IEP meetings
  • Consultation with staff, teachers, family, and other service providers
  • Documentation of services
Candidates Should Have:
  • Working knowledge of Federal and State laws governing Special Education and adherence to those laws
  • Prior knowledge or be willing to develop knowledge of the requirements set forth in the New Mexico Technical Evaluation and Assessment Manual (NM TEAM) and the NM TEAM: Identification of Dyslexia Supplemental Narrative and Worksheet.
  • SLP must have or be willing to gain knowledge in developing quality IEPs
Qualifications for SLP:
  • Master’s Degree in Speech and Language Pathology
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • New Mexico Regulation and Board License
  • New Mexico Public Education Department License
  • School based experience is preferred, but not required
  • Speech Language Clinical Fellowship Year opportunities available
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