Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District
Employment Opportunities

2019-2020 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST


Dighton Elementary School
Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District
Dighton, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3064219 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: March 11, 2019 Starting Date: September 30, 2019

Job Description
The School Psychologist provides a full range of school psychological services to children In Grade K-4, including screening and assessment, designing remedial educational programs, and individual and group counseling.
The School Psychologist participates as a member of the education team to determine the student's eligibility for special services and evaluates learning environments to meet IEP/IFSP goals and objectives.
The School Psychologist serves as a liaison between the school and other agencies on behalf of children with disabilities and their families.


Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1


Welcome to Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District!

Five (5) school regional school district.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District 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, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
Massachusetts School Psychology Licensed by DESE.

Consult with parents, administrators, teachers and students concerning the educational and emotional needs of students.
Prepare written goals and objectives to meet the individual needs of students.
Provide individual and group counseling according to written goals and objectives. The areas include but are not limited to social skills training, crisis intervention, and short term therapeutic intervention.
Provide in service and staff development to assist staff to address student needs.
Coordinate student services between the school and other agencies.
Administer and interpret tests of intelligence, achievement, multi-aptitude and methods of behavioral and curriculum based assessment.
Determine eligibility of children with disabilities.
Work with teachers to establish individual education plans.
Complete all required reports and records.
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Master degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
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    Contact Information
    LYNN DESSERT, PRINCIPAL
    1250 Somerset Avenue
    Dighton, Massachusetts 02715
    Phone: 508-669-4245
    Email: ldessert@drregional.org