Speech and Language Therapist at Greensprings School

Greensprings School is an international co-educational services limited comprising of Preparatory School, Elementary School and Secondary School.  We are seeking to hire a dynamic, talented, and energetic and result oriented Speech and Language Therapist into the Learning Support section of the school.Job DetailLocation: LagosExperience: 3year(s)Course of Study: Social SciencesRequired Grade: AnyReport to: Head of School, Head of Special Needs and PrincipalJob Summary:The therapist is generally responsible for the Prevention of communication disorders. Job purpose is to support with children with special needs in language, voice, fluency, articulation or dysphagia.Job Functions:The job functions include but are limited to the following:Keeping abreast of best practices in speech and language therapy and language developmentProviding high quality direct speech-language therapy services to studentsAssisting and guiding teachers in observing, describing, and referring suspected and identified speech and language delays/disorders. (Identification of students at risk for later problems)Consulting with teaching teams to develop and implement of curriculum modifications and appropriate classroom strategies such as visual supports, oral motor exercises, language strips, topics of conversation, and data collection.Ensuring students’ skills are generalized across settings by collaborating with teaching teams and related service providers.Completing treatment notes and progress reports in timely manner and according to school policyAssessment of students’ communication skillsValuation of the results of comprehensive assessments  and Documentation of outcomesCollaboration with teachers and other professionalsPlanning and providing appropriate treatmentGiving advice and support to family members and teachersPerforming controlled therapy sessions with individuals, groups and/or families.Maintaining appropriate, confidential, records and provide timely reports.Keeping abreast of best practices in speech and language therapy and language developmentEngaging parents and families in their student's learning and acting as an ambassador for the school in the communityTo undertake, where appropriate, other roles, which may arise either in the department or in the wider school environment.Any other duties relating to the job as required from time to time by the Head of School /Principal.

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