Career Opportunities

St. Louis LDA is an equal opportunity employer seeking experienced and talented professionals for full-time and part-time positions.

NO PHONE CALLS OR WALK-INS PLEASE. We are unable to acknowledge receipt of your resume and will not be accepting phone calls regarding this job.Should you be chosen for an interview, we will contact you. Thank you for your understanding.

Please submit a cover letter, resume and professional references to:

St. Louis Learning Disabilities Association, 13537 Barrett Pkwy Dr STE 110, Ballwin, MO 63021

Learning Specialist Ad

St. Louis Learning Disabilities Association (LDA) is accepting applications on an on-going basis for the following types of positions*:

  • Learning Specialists (tutors)
  • Reading Specialists
  • Speech / Language Pathologists
  • Educational Consultants

*Positions may not be open or available at all times. All specific job openings will be posted on various internet job posting sites.

Qualifications for all positions (unless otherwise noted):

  • Special Education, Speech/Language Pathology, and/or Remedial Reading/Reading Specialist degree and certification are required for all positions.
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years classroom experience.
  • Experience with children diagnosed with atypical learning issues.
  • Ability to work with children of various ages.
  • Knowledge of diagnostics and the IEP process.
  • Ability to travel to designated partner locations (as needed).

Duties can include:

  • Providing academic & organizational support to children struggling in the classroom (either during the school day, after school, or both)
  • Conducting student observations & assessment
  • Attending parent/school meetings regarding programming & support plans
  • Conducting parent/teacher consultations, trainings, and workshops (Educational Consultants Only)

 

Diagnostician Ad

St. Louis Learning Disabilities Association (LDA) is accepting applications on an on-going basis for Diagnosticians*:

*Positions may not be open or available at all times. All specific job openings will be posted on various internet job posting sites.

Qualifications:

  • School Psychologist, Clinical Psychologist, Licensed Professional Counselor, or other educational specialist who has received specific training/certification to administer and interpret cognitive, diagnostic, and behavioral assessments
  • Minimum of Master’s Degree
  • Five or more years of experience

The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following skills:

  • Analytical understanding of children
  • Understands developmental stages (learning and behavioral) of children/adolescents
  • Experience in educational setting – teaching methodology, interventions, classroom management
  • Possesses knowledge of underlying processing issues which interfere with learning
  • Diagnostic interviewing techniques
  • Possesses and demonstrates knowledge of administration and interpretation of individualized cognitive, diagnostic, and behavioral assessments
  • Integrates assessment results with observations and input from others to develop an understanding of how the student learns/processes information
  • Ability to identify strengths and areas to develop
  • Synthesizes assessment results and develops a plan of action
  • Relays results of assessments in an understandable manner to parents, school personnel

 

To be considered for any open positions, please submit a cover letter (indicating where you saw the intended job opportunity posted) and resume to:
 


St. Louis Learning Disabilities Association

13537 Barrett Parkway Dr., Ste. 110
Ballwin, MO   63021
 


or
 


hr@ldastl.org

Professional references will be needed should an interview be requested.

No phone calls please.

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