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 JOB POSTING

RECRUITMENT 2022-23 PSYCHOLOGIST INTERN (#8508)

Chandler USD 80 (learn more)

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3722080
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted: November 24, 2021
  • Starting Date: January 28, 2022

Job Description

 


POSITION DESCRIPTION:        SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST, Intern


 


TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:   206 Day Contract. Certificated Teacher salary Scale; ONE YEAR ONLY


REPORTS TO:                                  Director of Student Services.


 


 


GENERAL STATEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITIES:


While under the direct supervision of Director of Student Services and a credentialed school psychologist within CUSD, the school psychologist Intern will provide services that assist parents and professionals in meeting the educational and social/emotional/behavioral, and mental health needs of children.


PRINCIPAL DUTIES:


  • Serves as a team member in the screening, evaluating and diagnosing students psychologically.
  • Conducts parent-staff conferences to interpret findings and recommendations resulting from evaluations.
  • Provides professional advice and consultation to students, parents, staff and faculty on all matters related to psychological needs and services in the schools.
  • Collects, compiles, evaluates and provides data that may become necessary as a matter of information, documentation, reports or administrative planning requirements.
  • Researches and studies the field of child growth and development in order to recognize the academic, social and emotional needs of children.
  • Develops an understanding of the local community and its educational needs.
  • Collaborates with their supervisor weekly to review student cases, protocols and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 


 


KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:


  • Knowledge of psychological testing and assessment techniques and practices.
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of educational potential and abilities.
  • Knowledge of child growth and development.
  • Knowledge of effective communication and negotiation skills.
  • Knowledge of federal, state and district rules and regulations as they apply to psychological services and the implementation of the IDEA.
  • Knowledge of leadership practices and techniques.
  • Skill in performing psychological tests and assessments.
  • Skill in operating office equipment and computer hardware and software applications.
  • Skill in communicating orally and in writing.
  • Skill in researching, analyzing and interpreting data and applying it to implement new programs or policies.
  • Skill in compiling reports and other written documents.
  • Skill in establishing rapport with students, parents, faculty and staff.
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with others

 


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS and REQUIRED LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:


 


  • Bilingual preferred.  
  • Must have minimal qualifications as a school psychologist who is in their final year of degree program: Master, Ed.S, Psy.D. or Ph.D for this position. CUSD will provide the supervision as required by your higher education institution.  
  • OR an equivalent combination or education and experience that provide the required knowledge and skill, that will lead to Arizona State Board of Education School Psychologist Certificate.

 

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 5
  • Job Category: Student Services > Psychologist
  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Kathleen Jett, Assistant Director of Recruitment and Onboarding
    • 1525 W Frye Rd
    • Chandler, Arizona 852246178
    • Phone: 480-812-7623
    • Fax: 480-224-9059
    • Email: click here

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