Special Education Services - Teacher | East Creek Family Center


SouthWest Metro Intermediate District #288 has a full-time Speech Language Pathologist opening,beginning 8/21/2023 to provide district-wide support in the communities of Chaska, Montgomery, Lonsdale, and Le Center.
SouthWest Metro serves students in 11 member districts and 6 associate member districts across the southwestern Twin Cities metropolitan area with programs in Special Education, Career and Technical Education, Care & Treatment, Adult Education, and Alternative Education. We invite you to embrace your own value, potential, and ability at SouthWest Metro, while empowering others to discover theirs.  We work to empower ALL learners to realize their self-worth through personalized educational instruction, connection to resources, and access to a supportive learning environment.

Speech Language Pathologist, 8 hours a day for 185 Contract Days. 
Job Summary:
Providing speech and language therapy for students with special education services including speech, language, voice, fluency¬†and communication impairments. The¬†Speech-Language Pathologist will provide a complete array of services to students with identified communication problems, including students whose primary disability is ‚Äúspeech-language impairment‚ÄĚ and students with primary disabilities who have needs in the area of communication (for example, students with autism, cognitive disabilities, or developmental delays).


  • Current MN Licensure in¬†Pre K-12 Speech Language Pathologist,
  • Masters Degree in Communication Disorders required
  • ¬†ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competency (C’s) or the ability to obtain.
  • Experience working with school aged children.
  • Ability to build successful relationships with students, parents and staff.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to collaborate with teams.

Pay & Benefits: 
The starting pay is $43,610 per year and is based on education and experience. A competitive and comprehensive benefit package is also available. 

Application Procedure:
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Selection Procedure:
Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately until the position is filled.  Those selected for interviews will be contacted.