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Submitted: October 29
Closing: December 1


Kelly Tiedmann

Phone: 612-465-8600

Fax: 612-465-8603

Location Spero Academy
2701 California Stree NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418
Categories Licensed
Grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Minnesota Teacher's License Required
Work Commitment Full-Time
To Apply

To apply for this job, please contact the person listed.

Job Description

Pre-referral consultation to general and special education teachers
Case management for students with speech-language impairments only
Due process compliance, third-party billing, program data collection, funding reports, etc
EvLead classroom social skills groups using Social Thinking social skills curriculum
Prepare and instruct individualized articulation sessions
Support language during reading centers
Collaborate with service providers communication disabilities

Teach functional life skills
Model how to support language during academics
Use PROMPT (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets) to facilitate articulation as needed
Promote play and development of problem solving skills
Assist with development and implementation of STACK (School-wide Technology and Augmentative Communication for Kids) Program: programming and use of iPads for communication for children that are functionally non-verbal or have limited verbal skills
Assist in the development of The Spero Academy Skills Inventory: a measurement tool of joint attention and social play, self-regulation, communication, functional life skills and technology usealuations: Comprehensive initial and reevaluations for all types of dard-referred IEPs and IIIPs (intervention that supports literacy and other standards)
Direct intervention services to students in the least restrictive environment (include classroom-based service)
Indirect intervention and consultative services to teams
Other site-based and special education duties, including support of district literacy goals
Collaborate with teachers and paraprofessionals
Utilize the push-in model of service


Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) or completing CFY year
Masters Degree in Communication Disorders
Current Minnesota Speech Pathology License through the Department of Education.

Institution Description

Spero Academy is a K-6 Charter School located in Minneapolis.

MISSION: ‚ÄčTo provide individualized educational programs for students of all abilities and meet their unique needs through continuous progress and a responsive environment, which maintain a high standard of academic and personal excellence and cultivate a sense of respect, responsibility and community.

Application Instructions/Comments

Attn: Kelly Tiedemann
Special Education Coordinator, Spero Academy
2701 California Street NE; Minneapolis, MN 55418

To apply for this job, please contact the person listed.

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