Speech Language Pathologist - Preschool & Special Purpose Private School

at Woodfords Family Services in Waterville, Maine, United States

Job Description

Speech Language Pathologist

$1500 Bonus

  • Bonus paid to employees after successful completion of 60-day introductory period

Woodfords is seeking a dynamic individual to work as a either a full-time or part -time Speech Language Pathologist to positively impact the lives of children ages 2 to 10 with autism and intellectual/developmental disabilities at our Waterville Preschool & Special Purpose Private School.

Schedule: Monday - Friday, year round

Pay: Salary starts at $54,000 annually for full-time Speech Language Pathologist. Salary commensurate with experience.

As a Speech Language Pathologist at Woodfords, you will work alongside coworkers who are:

  • Compassionate and enthusiastic
  • Supportive and have a passion for helping others
  • Great Communicators
  • Excellent problem solvers
  • Patient, understanding and creative

If the above describes you, and you're a dynamic individual who wants to impact the lives of young children with special needs and their families, we'd like to connect with you about this opportunity.


Woodfords offers a generous Benefits package for our full-time Speech Language Pathologist, valued at about $19,000 annually which includes:

  • Health Insurance (with multiple plan options to meet your needs, and gym membership reimbursement) (full-time employees)
  • Dental Insurance (full-time employees)
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Employer-Paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Employer-Paid Group Term Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Plan (EAP Benefits)
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan w/ Agency Match
  • Voluntary Supplemental Benefits
  • Exclusive Verizon Discount to Woodfords Family Service Employees
  • Woodfords Family Services is a qualifying employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program. Woodfords is committed to support employees who are eligible for the PSLF Program with necessary documentation.

Speech Language Pathologist Role:

  • Provide direct quality speech therapy to students in the Waterville Preschool and Special Purpose Private School (SPPS) program.
  • Conduct speech evaluations as necessary for initial placements and on-going progress assessments. Develops Plans of Care for each individual student and provides written quarterly reports and discharge reports.
  • Provide information, direction and guidance on speech therapy goals to the Teaching Staff.
  • Supervise any speech assistants in accordance with requirements outlined by the Maine Board of Examiners on Speech/language Pathology.
  • Work independently with students and cooperatively with a team of like-minded coworkers
  • Schedule is Monday through Friday

We invest in our employees and provide paid training & opportunities for advancement.

We will teach our employees the skills and strategies needed to be successful.

Key Qualifications of a Speech Pathologist:

  • Must have a Master's Degree in Speech Pathology/Communication Disorders with current, valid, Certificate of Clinical Competence or appropriate completion of clinical fellowship
  • Must possess good organization, communication and interpersonal skills

About Woodfords:

Woodfords Family Services has been committed to the support and inclusion of people with special needs and their families since 1967.

  • For over 50 years, our agency has been Maine's leader in the provision of services for individuals and their families with autism, developmental and intellectual disabilities.

Additional Opportunities:

  • Advancement within Woodfords Family Services
  • Training and Professional Development

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


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Job Posting: 818469

Posted On: Sep 16, 2022

Updated On: Oct 16, 2022