School Psychologist

  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Schools - School Psychologist
  • 10 days ago

Job Title: School Psychologist

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Discipline: Psych

Position Type: Full-time, Onsite

Start Date: ASAP

Hours: 40 hours per week

Caseload/Details:

  • Caseload responsibilities
  • Psychologist must be willing to provide therapy
  • No assessment pieces required

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct student testing, assessments, and evaluations as needed.
  • Provide therapy services to students with school-related learning, social, and emotional difficulties.
  • Participate in Individual Education Program (IEP) meetings, contributing expertise to enhance student outcomes.
  • Manage a caseload, ensuring timely and effective therapeutic interventions.
  • Collaborate with parents, teachers, administrators, and relevant agencies to plan and implement therapeutic programs.
  • Offer guidance and support to parents, fostering a positive home-school relationship.
  • Stay actively involved in the IEP process and assist in the development of appropriate plans.
  • Attend staff and committee meetings, conferences, workshops, and community events to stay updated on current practices and trends in education and psychology.
  • Contribute to the development of positive mental and behavioral health services within the school.

Qualifications:

Education:

  • Master s degree from an accredited college or university in Psychology.
  • Arizona credential authorizing the performance of psychological services.

Experience:

  • Previous experience providing psychological services in a school environment.
  • Knowledge of the Individual Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is preferred.

Knowledge of:

  • State and federal laws, regulations, and guidelines governing special education services.
  • Technology and computer software applications relevant to the position.

Ability to:

  • Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with students, school personnel, parents, co-workers, and the public.
  • Communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing.
  • Work independently with appropriate direction.
  • Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action.
  • Learn and use technology and computer software applications as appropriate.
  • Demonstrate tact, patience, and courtesy when dealing with people.
  • Understand and be sensitive to individuals from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
  • Apply strategic and analytical thinking skills to solve problems and facilitate decision-making processes.
  • Possess a valid Arizona driver s license.

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Successful experience as a school psychologist or in other areas of psychology.
  • Previous experience providing therapy services.
  • Experience working effectively with culturally and linguistically diverse groups.
  • Knowledge of IDEA, organization, operations, policies, and objectives of public education and special education.
  • Visibility and involvement in education and the community.
  • Previous experience in leadership, coaching, and team-building skills to strengthen relationships.
  • Ability to use an advisory approach to resolving work-related issues.

Interested candidates should submit their resume through the job portal. For questions or those eager for submission please contact the hiring manager directly at the contact listed below,

Nicole Schuler - Recruiting Advisor
Phone: 813-776-0378


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