Join our Pediatric School Based Team, and use your passion Psychology to help make a difference in a child's life!
The primary purpose of the School Psychologist position is diagnostic assessment and therapeutic treatment of pediatric students in a school setting. The goal is to help students who demonstrate emotional challenges reach their maximum performance potential within an educational model of practice.
Looking forward to speaking with you!Kerri Kerley, Director of Recruitment - Pediatric Division, School Team
Call: 224-616-5439Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Responsibilities • Serve as a member of interdisciplinary teams to address needs of at-risk students and to serve the needs of students with disabilities through the special education assessment, eligibility, and placement process;• Communicate results of psychological evaluations to parents, teachers, and others so that they can understand the nature of the students difficulties and how to better serve the students needs;
• Intervene directly with students and families through individual counseling, support groups, and skills training;• Engage in crisis prevention and intervention services;
• Work with a wide range of student emotional and academic issues;• May serve one or multiple schools in a school district or work for a community mental health center and/or in a university setting
Qualifications • School Psychologist certification from an accredited program.• Expected to have a thorough knowledge of Federal and State School Psychologist regulations.
• 1 year of supervised experience in the past 3 years• Eligible for valid certification from the State Education Professional Standards Board as a School Psychologist
• School district experience preferred• Demonstrated ability to provide psychological counseling for children and families