Speech Language Pathologist (Educator II)

Position:

Speech Language Pathologist (Educator II)

Area: Experimental Education Unit

General Information
The Experimental Education Unit (EEU) is a comprehensive early childhood center providing inclusive educational services for families and children with and without disabilities from birth through kindergarten. Services are provided to children and families through a transdisciplinary approach characterized by collaboration in which professionals share their discipline specific information and skills with other members of the team including the family.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:
To work as a transdisciplinary team member serving children with disabilities the Experimental Education Unit.

  • Provide assessment, diagnostic services, and therapy;
  • Develop and implement programs to meet the needs of children with a variety of communication needs;
  • Serve as consultant to classroom teachers in their classroom management of communication and language programs;
  • Record communication behaviors, analyze data, plan programs based on data, and measure progress;
  • Attend team meetings, share expertise, and contribute to the problem solving process;
  • Supervise and provide training for University students.

Requirements:

  • Master's degree in speech pathology with emphasis on communication and language disorders; doctoral student preferred;
  • American Speech and Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence, preferred;
  • Washington Certification ESA;
  • Observation and data collection skills;
  • Experience working with children with developmental delays preferred.

Desirable qualifications:

  • Maintain a “problem solving” attitude
  • Work with other team members in a cooperative and positive fashion
  • Seek feedback and utilize suggestions to improve performance

How to apply:

To be considered for a position as an SLP at the Experimental Education Unit, each applicant will need to submit (1) cover letter highlighting your commitment to diversity and inclusion through your experience and teaching, (2) resume, and (3) three letters of recommendation via email to eeuweb@u.washington.edu.

Review of applications will begin upon receipt. Late applications will not be reviewed.

The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206.543.6450 / 206.543.6452 (tty) or dso@u.washington.edu.