Speech Language Pathology Assistant (SY 19/20 pool)
Education for Change is looking for several dynamic and visionary Speech Language Pathology Assistants who will engage students, families, and other members of our learning community to ensure high student achievement, as well as support mental health and behavior in an effort to ensure children and youth succeed academically, socially, behaviorally, and emotionally. Under the supervision of the SLP and according to the Speech-Language Pathology Assistant (SLPA) scope of practice in California, the SLPA will implement therapeutic plans designed to develop language skills, including speech production, vocalization, and social pragmatics in students with speech/language disorders. They will also assist with administrative work, meetings, and collaboration with families. They will know how to successfully work in an urban elementary school with a high English Learner and low-income population, including traumatized students.