Malden Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST


Malden Public Schools
Malden, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3047845 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: January 29, 2019 Starting Date: Immediately

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

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, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Maura Johnson
    77 Salem Street
    Malden, Massachusetts 02148
    Phone: 781-397-6100
    Email: mjohnson@maldenps.org