• Plainfield, NJ
  • Schools - School Psychologist
  • 12 days ago
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School Psychologist

ProCare Therapy is seeking a dedicated and qualified School Psychologist for a school district in Plainfield, NJ. As a School Psychologist, you will play a crucial role in supporting the mental health and academic success of our students. You will collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct comprehensive assessments to identify students' strengths and areas for improvement in social, emotional, and academic domains.
  • Provide individual and group counseling to students dealing with a range of issues, including but not limited to behavior, mental health, and academic challenges.
  • Collaborate with teachers and parents to develop and implement effective interventions and accommodations.
  • Participate in Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings and provide recommendations for appropriate services and accommodations.
  • Support crisis intervention and prevention efforts within the school community.
  • Provide consultation and guidance to teachers, parents, and administrators regarding students' social, emotional, and behavioral needs.
  • Maintain accurate and confidential student records, including assessment results and progress notes.

Qualifications:

  • Master's or Doctoral degree in School Psychology from an accredited program.
  • Valid New Jersey School Psychologist Certification.
  • Demonstrated experience in conducting psycho-educational assessments and interpreting assessment results.
  • Strong understanding of special education laws, including IDEA and Section 504.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team.
  • Compassionate and dedicated to supporting the well-being of students.

If qualified you are encouraged to apply. Submit your resume and you will be contacted to discuss the position, pay, and benefits. Pay will be determined by degree level and experience. 

Molly Kish 

Account Executive

[email protected]
 

(678) 748 - 5959

 

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