Multiple Positions Currently Open for the 2020-21 School Year- Will be hiring from pool ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Please note we will be holding our interviews as applicants apply. This position is part of the KEA bargaining unit.ASSIGNMENT:
Candidate will work collaboratively with school staff, other agency personnel and parents to develop and help implement programs to ensure the success of students in the school community. Assess students and document eligibility for special education services and placement.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Current Washington Education Staff Associate (School Psychologist) certificate is required and must be on file prior to beginning work.Major in school psychologyMaster's degree PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Proficiency in second languageAbility to exhibit multicultural and ethnic understanding and sensitivity with the ability to communicate effectively with all cultural groups in the school communityExperience working with a diverse student population and the specific school demographicsUnderstanding of or willingness to learn Washington State regulations governing education of students with disabilitiesKnowledge of child development and behaviorKnowledge of current approaches to teaching and educational interventionsKnowledge of behavioral interventionsAbility to build rapport and work with student, staff and parentsDesired characteristics are: flexibility; ability to organize ideas, time and materials to accomplish goals; enthusiasm; ability to express ideas clearly and understand concepts being discussed; ability to learn new ideas and skills; ability and willingness to develop favorable relationships with students; and willingness to model behavior deemed appropriate by the school district and the community.
Job Category: Student Services > Psychologist Contact Information
- Rosa Cabrera
- 12033 SE 256th St.
- Kent, Washington 98030