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Posted: Sunday, February 4, 2018 12:23 PM

## Description
35hrs flex
Provide support and direction to staff and people supported who use assistive technologies to communicate.
1. Screen people supported for AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) systems: either (1) high-tech (electronic) devices such as speech generating devices (SGD), recordable/digitized or single message devices, or AAC software used with technology hardware such as iPads, computers, smartphones, and other technology devices or (2) low-tech communication systems such as picture communication boards/wallets, objects, photographs, etc..
2. Program/individualize AAC high-tech (electronic) devices such as iPads and smartphones with AAC software.
3. Facilitate group meetings/trainings on functional communication in conjunction with other clinical disciplines.
4. Train people supported/staff on communication using AAC high-tech (electronic) devices such as iPads and smartphones with AAC software.
5. Develop/revise low-tech systems such as picture communication boards/wallets, etc.
6. Monitor use of high-tech/low-tech AAC systems and provide assistance as needed.
7. Ordering of iPads, voice amplifiers, and other augmentative supports as needed.
8. Install and implement speech-language and reading software on computers.
9. Provide other communication supports as needed/warranted.
10. Performs other related duties as requested by supervisor
## Requirements
Master s Degree in Speech Therapy Required. NY State Licensed Speech and Language Pathologist. Minimum of 2 years experience with speech and language interventions. Proficiency with Augmentative communication devices (i.e: iPad, Dynavox, etc) . ASHA certified with Certificate of Clinical Competence.
*Requisition Number:* 18-0143
*Post Date:* 1/30/2018
*Title:* Speech and Language Communications Specialist
*City:* Plainview
*State:* NY
Associated topics: cfy, language, language pathologist, slp, slpa, speech, speech and language pathologist, speech language, speech language pathologist, speech therapist


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