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Speech Language Pathologist

Medford, OR

Medford, ORFull Time | School
Posted: September 9th, 2022
The Southern Oregon Education Service District (SOESD) Speech-Language Program is hiring Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs) who share an enthusiasm about speech-language development in all learners. Our SLPs provide direct and consultative services to children from birth to age five in early intervention/early special education services and to school age students Kindergarten through age 21. SOESD SLPs collaborate with school district teams to develop assessment plans, provide speech-language assessment, offer hearing screenings, develop IFSP/IEP goals, participate in eligibility determinations, track student progress, and offer individual and small group speech-language services.

The students we serve include those with a range of voice, fluency, articulation, and expressive and receptive language needs who may also qualify for special education services across disability categories and/or be bilingual. Services may follow the pull-out model or be offer within a resource or site based classroom in area schools. Some students are served in the day treatment or residential mental health setting. Our team of SLPs and SLPAs meet throughout the year to share their skills and expertise and to collaborate on strategies that support students. A professional library of the most current editions of assessment tools and professional development workshops/trainings to advance skills and knowledge are available. SOESD offers opportunities for profession development to assist SLPs with their CEUs.


Position Goal:   To help students communicate appropriately through planning, implementing, and evaluation of individualized education programs.

Note: OAR 333-019-1030 Proof of COVID full vaccination status or approved OHA exception is required for this position.

Essential Functions:

  1. Assessing individual educational speech-language needs of students and making recommendations
  2. Preparing individual educational programs and materials. 
  3. Delivering effective speech-language therapy to identified students.
  4. Consulting with parents to integrate home and school goals.
  5. Assisting schools in multidisciplinary, IEP, placement, intervention and other educational decisions.
  6. Providing consultations to teachers regarding speech-language interventions.
  7. Establishing and maintaining positive , flexible,and cooperative relationships with ESD and local district staff.
  8. Making independent decisions within established policies and procedures.
  9. Preparing accountability records regarding services provided.
  10. Communicating clearly and appropriately.
  11. Participating in professional growth activities.
  12. Complying with local district and ESD rules and policies.
  13. Performing physical requirements unaided or with the assistance of reasonable accommodation.
  14. Performing jon related tasks as designated by supervisor.
Minimum Pre-Requisites:
  1. Successful completion of an approved speech pathology program
  2. Oregon teachers' license with speech impaired endorsement and acquire Oregon Health Board of Examiners' speech pathology license, or
  3. Oregon Health Board of Examiners' speech pathology license.
Length of Position: 190 days
The 2022-2023 salary schedule will be published after bargaining with the SOESDEA has concluded.
Immediate Supervisor: Program Administrator
SOESD Benefits (For .50 FTE and Over):  
  • Southern Oregon ESD contributes up to 2003.00 per month (family coverage) for health, dental and vision insurance premiums for qualified employees.   
  • Employer-paid PERS (Public Employee Retirement System), including additional 6% individual investment account with PERS.
  • 9 paid holidays 
  • A generous sick, vacation and discretionary (personal) leave packet is also provided to qualified employees.  
Health Insurance:  
  • Includes medical, dental, vision & prescription insurance  
  • Monthly premium deducted pre-tax  
  • Health Savings Accounts  
  • Flexible Spending Accounts – medical, day-care expenses 
  • Optional Coverage for Additional Life, AD&D, Short Term Disability Insurance through Aflac or American Fidelity 
  • 403(b) through Carruth Compliance Consulting  
  • Mercy Flights Membership  

Occupation Classification Requirements:

  • Speech-Language Pathologist
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Speech Language Pathologist


Tyann Roper
Southern Oregon Education Service District
Phone: Pref 5417768590
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ID: 3242268

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