SCHOOL PYSCHOLOGIST (1 YEAR ONLY)


South Grafton Elementary
Grafton Public Schools
South Grafton, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3316013 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: July 8, 2020 Starting Date: August 26, 2020

Job Description
Job Description:

Identifies, observes and assesses the learning, development, and adjustment characteristics and needs of individuals and groups, as well as, the environmental factors that affect learning and adjustment. Uses assessment data about the student and his/her environment(s) in developing appropriate interventions and programs

Provides interventions to students to support the teaching process and to maximize learning and adjustment

Provides consultation to parents, teachers, other school personnel, and community agencies to enhance the learning and adjustment of students.

Assists in the planning, development, and evaluation of programs to meet identified learning and adjustment needs.

Delivers a planned and coordinated program of research-based psychological services.

Communicates effectively with students, parents, and school staff.

Attends Special Education and Section 504 Team meetings.

Presents finding of formal and informal assessments to help with diagnosis and disabilities.

Provides input and impressions to Team members to help with Special Education and Section 504 eligibility determination.

Provides summaries of evaluation results for IEP and 504 drafts as well as pertinent counseling goals and objectives for IEP drafts.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1


Welcome to South Grafton Elementary!

We are an early childhood school and serve as the foundation for lifelong learning. Our goal is to facilitate the growth and guide the development of each child's self-esteem, sense of competence, and positive attitude toward learning. Above all, our knowledge of the development of young children provides the framework for our school's beliefs and practices, bringing our early childhood goals to life.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Grafton 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
Appropriate DESE license
  • At least 2 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
    Doreen Parker, Principal
    90 Main Street
    South Grafton, Massachusetts 01560
    Phone: 508-839-5484
    Fax: 508-839-8532
    Email: parkerdj@grafton.k12.ma.us