Bilingual SLP Opening - New School Year

  • Blue Island, IL
  • Schools - SLP
  • 6 days ago

Blazer Jobs is actively seeking an experienced Bilingual Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) for a school-based role in Blue Island, IL, starting in the new school year. The ideal candidate will possess fluency in both English and another language, with a strong commitment to providing high-quality services to students within the district. All candidates must meet the requirements established by local and state regulations, and experience working with special education students and their families is highly preferred.

Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct bilingual assessments to evaluate students' speech, language, and communication abilities in both English and another language.
  2. Develop and implement individualized treatment plans that address students' speech and language goals while considering their cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
  3. Provide direct therapy services to students, incorporating bilingual strategies and resources to support their communication needs.
  4. Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other educational professionals to develop culturally and linguistically appropriate interventions and accommodations for bilingual students.
  5. Monitor students' progress in both languages and adjust intervention plans as needed to ensure optimal outcomes.
  6. Maintain accurate and thorough documentation of assessment results, progress notes, and other relevant data in both English and the target language.
  7. Participate in Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings and contribute to the development of bilingual students' IEP goals and objectives.
  8. Provide cultural and linguistic support to parents and caregivers, offering guidance on how to facilitate speech and language development in both English and the home language.
  9. Stay informed about current research, best practices, and trends in bilingual speech-language pathology.

Benefits:

  • Weekly direct deposit
  • Health care options
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Other traditional benefits

Renewal Opportunities:

This district may offer renewal opportunities based on performance while on contract.

How to Apply:

Qualified professionals are encouraged to email their resume to Mallory Siegert at [email protected]. For a quicker response, please call or text Mallory at 813-579-3036.

Join our team and make a meaningful impact on the academic success of bilingual students in Blue Island, IL!

Mallory Siegert
Recruiting Advisor
813-579-2036
[email protected]

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