May 11, 2020

School Psychologist

  • TrulyHired
  • Liberal, KS 67901, USA
Full-time School Support

Job Description


USD 480 is currently accepting applications for the position of School Psychologist.

Candidates must meet the Kansas State Department of Education Special Education Certification requirements.

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Director of Special Education

DUTY DATE: Immediate Opening

SALARY: In accordance with the Professional Agreement

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Eligible for a valid certificate for a school psychologist from KSDE.
  • Master's Degree
  • Specialist Degree
PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
Utilize appropriate diagnostic practices to assess students educational concern.Assist and consult with administrative and general education personnel in the identification of students with academic and behavioral concerns.Review clinical files information on students and conduct teacher and parent interviews as necessary.Select appropriate diagnostic instruments, administer in the recommended manner. Compile results in a report and submit to the appropriate person(s) in a timely manner.Consult with parents and school personnel, providing psychological test information and recommendations for interventions and strategies for educational and behavioral needs.Attend eligibility conferences, providing multidisciplinary team members psychological information.Attend conferences, act as a liaison, assist in the district with professional relationships with community services.Provide staff in-services on special education issues.Keep abreast of new developments in the field by seeking appropriate continu9ng educational experiences and attending staff, professional and interagency meetings, and consuming and conducting research.Act as a liaison between USD 480 & Mental Health Facilities.Coordinate and affirm that a comprehensive multidisciplinary, non-discriminatory evaluation.Other duties as assigned.

Position will remain open until filled.

  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Category: Student Services > Psychologist
Contact Information
  • Jason McAfee
  • 401 N Kansas Ave
  • Liberal, Kansas 67901

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