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Director of Clinical Services #497258

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Position Information

Posting Number: 202202
Classification Title:
Position Title: Director of Clinical Services #497258
FTE: 1.00
income: Commensurate
Job Summary/Basic Function: About this function:

The Director of SLP Clinical Services position is a 9-month, non-tenure track, faculty position with predominant focus on maintaining administrative oversight of and participation in the clinical education component of the LU MS SLP program. In maintaining oversight of MS SLP clinical education, the Director of SLP Clinical Services will work collaboratively with LU SPHS faculty and staff and provide support with student clinical placement in community and specialty projects.

What You'll Do - Position tasks

As a member of our team, you will have an impact on our clients through accomplishment of the following Job responsibilities:

   » supervise clinical education in the Master's program, including continuing assessment and modification of the clinical training curriculum
   » Develop innovative strategies and methods for clinical education
   » Develop student training programs in areas of clinical intervention, client interaction, community education, service, and advocacy
   » Provide clinical services at the Speech and Hearing Sciences at Lamar University.
   » Contribute to supervision of master's level student clinicians.
   » Develop and schedule clinical training
   » Maintain student clinical assignments for Fall, Spring, and Summer rotations
   » Coordinate with specialty clinic directors and administrative adjuncts to provide ultimate oversight and support for clinic scheduling
   » Coordinate with the SLP-A Program Director to collaboratively establish supervision and training opportunities for undergraduate students in the SLP-A program
   » Maintain updated policies related to clinical education in conformity with ASHA and CAA
   » Maintain programmatic compliance with SLP eligibility requirements for the state of Texas
   » Establish community partnerships that lead to training opportunities
   » Maintain community contracts to generate clinic revenue and/or clinical training opportunities and pursue new contractual relationships as needed to support programmatic needs
   » Contribute to academic advising of MS-SLP students
   » Mentor and advise students regarding professional development
   » Lead and organize faculty training in teaching and learning related to clinical education in CSD
   » Serve as an ambassador for the department to the campus and broader community
   » Collaborate with faculty to support the network of clinical managers involved in the education, supervision, and training of MS-SLP students in their first and second year clinical rotations
   » Teach courses at the graduate and/or undergraduate level
   » Support admissions, recruitment, retention, and funding efforts of the MS SLP program
   » Other tasks as assigned by the department chair

Who We Are:

Lamar University is a diverse and accessible global university for life-long learners with a passion for broad-located community engagement. As a vital contributor to the socioeconomic wellbeing and resilience of the Gulf Coast region, our skills is recognized locally and beyond. Lamar University is home to more than 17,000 students and is among the fastest growing Texas colleges and universities. LU is a member of The Texas State University System, which is the first higher education system of Texas and maintains the lowest average tuition and fees of any university system in Texas. With more than 100 degree options and a community that cares, Lamar students are always proud to be Cardinals.

Lamar University is committed to fostering a culture of diversity where students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds can learn, work, and serve.

Benefits - Job Perks:

At Lamar University one of the ways we show value to our team members is by offering the following perks:

Our Comprehensive Benefits Package
   » Health, dental & vision insurance
   » Life insurance
   » State of Texas Retirement plans
   » Tuition covered at 100% for employees, spouses and/or eligible dependent
   » Paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays.
Minimum Qualifications (Education & practice): What You'll Need to Succeed - Minimum Qualifications

To be prosperous in this function and a great addition to our team we need you to come with the following:

   » Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology and a
   » Licensed or eligible for licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist in the State of Texas
   » ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence
   » Minimum of five years clinical practice practice and
   » Minimum of three years practice providing clinical supervision
   » Completion of a minimum of 2 hours of ASHA-approved professional development/continuing education in clinical instruction/supervision
   » expertise of MS SLP licensure and supervision regulations as well as accreditation standards relating to expertise and skills acquisition for MS SLP students
Preferred Qualifications (Education & practice): Preferred Appropriate qualifications:

In addition to the amazing qualifications and practices listed above, if we had our say, we would also look for:

   » Competency in face-to-face therapy and teletherapy supervision
   » practice in specialty clinic development
   » Competency in web-located instruction
   » History of support of equity and inclusion of students with diverse needs
   » expertise of adult learning theories
   » expertise of current best practices in clinical supervision and education
   » Strong communication, organization, problem-solving, and feedback skills
   » capability to work independently and take initiative on large projects
   » practice working collaboratively with a diverse team
   » Previous participation in research
   » practice developing community partnerships and contracts
   » expertise of advocacy, regulatory, legal, and practice issues affecting clinical education, students, and the profession
   » availability to engage creatively in adapting and modifying clinical instruction practices to meet future challenges and opportunities
   » Prior teaching or administrative practice
   » Membership in professional organizations at local, state, and/or national levels
Certification Required:
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Physical Requirements:
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Job Conditions:
EEO Statement:
Lamar University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, discapability or protected veteran status.
Veteran's PListing reference: Lamar University is proud to provide employment preference to veteran candidates in conformity with Texas 805 Government Code, Section 657.003.

Security Sensitive Statement: This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Lamar Expectation of Quality:
Employee will support the mission of Lamar by providing high quality, professional services, timely responses and solutions to customer requests.

Essential Functions

Posting Detail Information

Open Date: 07/05/2022
Close Date: 07/19/2022
Open Until Filled: No
Special Instructions to candidates:
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Supplemental Questions

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   » * Are you claiming Veteran's Preference in conformity with Texas Senate Bill 805, Section 657.003? PLEASE READ IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS: To be considered for Veteran's Preference, candidates must complete and email to a Standard Form 15 located at to include the required documents per the instructions on the form. Emails MUST also include position titles and posting numbers for each and every position applied for. candidates WHO FAIL TO EMAIL ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS BEFORE A POSTING CLOSES WILL NOT BE AWARDED VETERAN'S PREFERENCE.
   » Yes
   » No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
   » Resume
   » Letter of Interest
   » Curriculum Vitae Optional Documents
   » Unofficial Transcript 1
   » Unofficial Transcript 2
   » Miscellaneous


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Job Location: New York
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Post Date: 09/26/2022 / Viewed 228 times
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