SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST

Malden Public Schools ( learn more )

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3077351
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : April 4, 2019
  • Starting Date: August 26, 2019

Job Description

DISTRICT
SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST

Qualifications
? Completion of a master’s degree or higher in school psychology approved by the National Association of School Psychologists, doctorate preferred, as well as experience working with children.
? Possession of MA DESE school psychologist license,
? Experience with special education processes and eligibility guidelines,
? Experience in evaluating second language learners,
? Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including strong public speaking skills,
? Bilingual candidates preferred

Responsibilities
? Evaluate students across the district providing a comprehensive assessment of cognitive, social-emotional and behavioral needs, as part of an interdisciplinary team.
? Provide comprehensive evaluation reports in accordance with federal and state guidelines, including specific recommendations for teachers and parents,
? Present finding at team meetings and actively participate as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
? Demonstrate a thorough understanding of special education eligibility categories and criteria,
? Assist school-based Student Assistance Teams through the utilization of Response-to-Intervention (RTI),
? Provide crisis counseling as needed
? Perform other duties as assigned.

Salary: Commensurate with Malden Public Schools teachers’ salary schedule.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Psychologist
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Malden Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Michael Wood , Assistant Superintendent
    • 77 Salem Street
    • Malden, Massachusetts 02148

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