Full-time School Psychologist Job in Washington State

  • Tacoma, WA
  • Schools - School Psychologist
  • 1 day ago
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Steilacoom, Washington District School Psychologist Needed - Full-time

Are you an experienced School Psychologist in the Tacoma area seeking a new opportunity? This is your chance to work with a marvelous school district in the Rock Hill area for the upcoming school year. The right candidate will have a possible opportunity of renewing for the next school year.

Job Description:

  • 37.5 hours/Week
    • Full School year
  • K-12th Grade Caseload
    • Referral meetings with parents, assessment
    • IEP report writing and meetings
    • Counselling

Job Duties:

  • Leads multi-disciplinary teams in completing evaluations to determine eligibility for special education services.
  • Conducts comprehensive psychoeducational evaluations of students for the purpose of special education eligibility and/or recommending courses of action or corrective procedures to maximize learning and social emotional skills.
  • Employs a strengths-based approach to writing evaluation reports which meet State timelines and District guidelines. Reports are written to be easily understood by teachers and families to better support the student’s progress in general education.
  • Conducts counseling activities according to district counseling program requirements and building needs. Activities may include classroom lessons and individual and small group counseling for students who require supplemental support to access and/or make progress in general education.
  • Coordinates with administrators and other teaching staff to familiarize stakeholders with psychological services.
  • Serves as a resource and consultant on mental health and conducts in-service programs as requested.
  • Serves as resource to students by providing counseling that will lead each student to increase self-awareness, self-management, responsible decision-making, relationship skills, and social awareness.
  • Continues to acquire professional knowledge of current practices in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, by conducting research, and/or by maintaining professional affiliations.
  • Organizes and maintains a system for accurate management of special education evaluation timelines including initial referrals and triennial evaluations.
  • Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and families

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Master’s or Doctorate level degree
  • State Board Licensure
  • State License and Education Certification

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • 401k matching
  • Insurance offered: Health, Optical and Dental
  • Flexible Hours

If you're interested in this awesome opportunity, please apply and send an updated copy of your resume directly to me at [email protected] I want to be of as much assistance to you as possible, so please feel free to text me at (678) 748-5316 with any questions you have!

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