SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST

Liberal USD 480 (learn more)

Liberal, KS (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2368984
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted: September 24, 2019

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:

  1. Utilize appropriate diagnostic practices to assess students educational concern.
  2. Assist and consult with administrative and general education personnel in the identification of students with academic and behavioral concerns.
  3. Review clinical files information on students and conduct teacher and parent interviews as necessary.
  4. 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.
  5. Consult with parents and school personnel, providing psychological test information and recommendations for interventions and strategies for educational and behavioral needs.
  6. Attend eligibility conferences, providing multidisciplinary team members psychological information.
  7. Attend conferences, act as a liaison, assist in the district with professional relationships with community services.
  8. Provide staff in-services on special education issues.
  9. Keep abreast of new developments in the field by seeking appropriate continuing educational experiences and attending staff, professional and interagency meetings, and consuming and conducting research.
  10. Act as a liaison between USD 480 & Mental Health Facilities.
  11. Coordinate and affirm that a comprehensive multidisciplinary, non-discriminatory evaluation.
  12. 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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