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| Jun 23, 2022

Speech and Language Pathology Assistant

Come be part of our growing Speech and Language team at New Way Academy this Fall 2022! We are an independent, Arizona State approved and accredited school for bright children with learning differences. We provide a supportive, nurturing, and safe environment that facilitates optimum learning experiences for students and faculty. Since 1968 our mission has been to educate students with learning differences to fulfill their potential. At New Way, we embrace diversity and inclusiveness.

Position highlights:

  • Small class sizes
  • Grouped by academic ability levels
  • Collaborative academic teams
  • Opportunities for one on one therapy as well as push-in to academic classes

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with speech-language pathologists and follows established treatment plans to provide effective intervention.  
  • Communicates in a positive, clear, and timely manner. SLPA uses professional language in oral and written communication.
  • Commits to continuous learning and improving of clinical methods. SLPA takes initiative to learn new therapy methodologies.
  • Completes assigned tasks in a reliable manner. SLPA actions support the mission of New Way and the speech and language department.
  • Follows ASHA, Arizona SLPA licensing guidelines, and New Way Academy standards for ethical and professional practice.  

Description:

  • The position is a combination on working with a small caseload in one on one setting along with actively integrating into academic classes
  • Fridays are considered a planning day
  • Supervision by a full time, on-site speech-language pathologist
  • Well appointed therapy rooms with a variety of quality materials
  • Opportunities to interface with other speech and language assistants and speech-language pathologists as well as a supportive group of special education teachers, psychologists, and occupational therapists.

Requirements:

  • Position requires a current speech and language pathology assistant license.  

Compensation:

  • Competitive salary based on experience 
  • Full benefits with medical, dental and vision plans 
  • Competitive 401K package
  • Daily lunch included through campus lunch program

To apply for this job email your details to facon@newwayacademy.org