This full-time Clinical Supervisor for the program in Speech Language Pathology is a faculty member whose primary responsibilities are clinical education and supervision of graduate and undergraduate students in the Judd Leighton Speech Language Clinic at Saint Mary’s College, and also at the Early Childhood Development Center (ECDC). The Clinical Supervisor must be qualified as defined by professional/discipline standards, have practical experience appropriate for the responsibilities assigned and must maintain appropriate professional credentials. Appointment is to the designated status of Professional Specialist at Saint Mary’s College. Essential functions for the Clinical Supervisor include Communication, Motor, Intellectual/Cognitive and Sensory/Observational.
Primary responsibilities include:
- Supervision of students in the Judd Leighton Speech and Language Clinic and the Early Childhood Development Center site. This entails direct supervision during provision of services, weekly (minimum) supervisory meetings with students and grading clinical KASA standards for supervisees.
- Teaching specific modules in the clinical practicum courses, as time and responsibilities allow.
- The Saint Mary’s Professional Specialist will teach the Saint Mary’s student through example on how to plan instructional activities/ home program for parents as well as activities for primary care givers in community settings.
- Expected to serve as an advocate and to protect the human rights of persons served at all times.
- The confidentiality and cultural diversity of the child and his/her family will be respected at all times by the Saint Mary’s Professional Specialist.
- Master’s degree in speech language pathology, the ASHA certificate of clinical competence, and the appropriate Indiana licensure.
- 5 years’ experience in the delivery of clinical services with additional experience in supervision.
- Emerging expertise in a clinical specialty area, which can include clinical supervisor, clinical programming and/or clinical service delivery as evidenced by, but not limited to, educational background, work history and experience, continuing education and the like.
- Experience with early childhood education and providing services in a Response to Intervention model.
- This individual will model for the Saint Mary’s student the ability to deal effectively with other staff, agencies, and community programs, as well as children and their parents/guardians.
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to Susan Latham, Saint Mary’s College, Spes Unica Hall, Notre Dame, IN 46556 or electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saint Mary's College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its racial and ethnic diversity at all levels -- students, faculty, and staff – and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.