Speech-Language Pathologist

Recruitment #220602-X22A-06

Introduction

Position Title/Code/Level:  Speech & Language Pathologist, 2313

Location:    Oklahoma School for the Deaf - Sulphur

Monthly/Annual Salary:    Monthly: $4,853.00 / Annual: $58,236.00  

Essential Functions: Position provides speech and language pathology to students to fulfill IEP requirements.

Typical Functions:

Diagnoses communication disorders of speech and language.
Prepares treatment plans and makes recommendations for individual cases.
Conducts group and individual speech and/or language treatment as appropriate.
Performs hearing screenings and makes appropriate referrals.
Prepares and maintains progress reports, records, and evaluations on individual and group cases as required.
Participates as a member of a diagnostic and treatment team for individual and group cases.
Maintains confidential records of client services in compliance with state and federal regulations.
Directs and/or trains clinical personnel and staff in identifying and treating communication disorders.
Confers with professional and/or community groups on topics regarding communication disorders.
Implements and develops prevention programs that are specific to speech/language/communication issues.
Applicant must be willing to perform all job-related travel.  
Trial period (if applicable) is required.

Background Check:  The Department of Rehabilitation Services will conduct a criminal background check on new hires as part of an offer of employment that is made contingent upon a successful criminal background check.  
 
Benefit Highlights: The Department of Rehabilitation Services provides a comprehensive benefits package designed to support our employees and their dependents.

Benefits Include:
• Generous state paid benefit allowance to help cover insurance premiums
• A wide choice of health insurance plans with no pre-existing condition exclusions or limitations
• Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care
• Employee assistance programs and health and fitness programs
• 11 paid holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave for the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous match
• Longevity Bonus for years of service

Method of Application:  ALL SOURCES – Applicants without previous state service OR currently in trial period status, must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line External Listings applicant system (www.jobaps.com/ok/).  Current State of Oklahoma employees with permanent status in state service must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line Internal Listings applicant system (www.jobaps.com/OK/promo.asp).
   
For questions regarding specific duties or details of this job, please contact Human Resources at HR@okdrs.gov.

For inquiries on the application process or general application inquiries, please contact Applicant Services at (405) 521-2177.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience Requirements:
Master’s degree in Speech & Language Pathology.

Preferred Qualifications: Fluency in American Sign Language, preferred but not required.

NOTES

Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.