Interim Speech & Language Supervisor

The Interim Speech & Language Department Supervisor will be responsible for leading and maintaining quality speech and language therapy services for Deaf children ages 3-21. 

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To Apply: Send resume and cover letter to hrdept@lexnyc.org.  Please include Interim Speech & Language Supervisor in the subject line, or fax to 718-350-3332.
Position:                Interim Speech and Language Supervisor
Department:         Speech Department
Supervisor(s):       Director of Pupil Personnel Services
FLSA Status:        Exempt
Position Type:       10-month + Extended School Year (213 days), Full-Time
CFR Code:            220
Date Posted:          March 28, 2024
Salary Range:       $80,000 - $120,000


The Interim Speech and Language Department Supervisor will be responsible for leading and maintaining quality speech and language therapy services for Deaf children at our school age 3-21.


  • Meet with Speech teachers/ department on a weekly basis
  • Establish and review department goals
  • In collaboration with the Scheduling Committee, will create annual schedules and student assignments for speech teachers
  • Conduct annual performance reviews
  • Review annual and triennial speech assessments and Individual Education Plans (IEPs)
  • Attend IEP reviews as needed
  • Supervise and develop student internship and clinical fellowships
  • Collaborate with external agencies to provide speech services including compensatory services
  • Communicate with families regarding student progress, issues, or concerns
  • Perform speech evaluations for initials/ incoming students as part of the multi- disciplinary team
  • May need to carry a small caseload when necessary
  • Collaborate and consult with classroom teachers
  • Support the school's Strategic Planning initiatives with an emphasis on strengthening the culture. Demonstrate commitment to school purpose, vision, and mission.
  • Performs other duties as assigned and appropriate


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including proficiency in English and American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and delegate them when appropriate
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and related software


  • Must possess CCC-SLP certification (Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology)
  • Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited program
  • ASHA membership
  • TSHH or TSSLD certificate
  • Knowledge of American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Experience working with deaf students is preferred


  • Required clearance includes medical clearance, fingerprinted by the NYC Board of Ed, and SCR and SEL clearance


  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer
  • Must be able to lift 15 pounds at times
 Available:                     March 28, 2024
Deadline:                      Until filled
For Information:        Tracy Pelletier
Contact:                       Tpelletier@lexnyc.org
To Apply:                     Send resume and cover letter to hrdept@lexnyc.org
Please include Interim Speech & Language Department Supervisor in subject line, or fax to 718-350-3332
For more information about Lexington School and Center for the Deaf, please visit www.lexnyc.org


The Lexington School and Center for the Deaf
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