Psychologist - CORA Services, Inc.
Position: Psychologist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: School Psychologist (Full-Time)
Job Location: Philadelphia
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Jul 01, 2021**
District: CORA Services, Inc.
Philadelphia, PA 19111
Telephone: 215-701-2533
Job Description:
Job Description:
CORA Services is a non-profit agency located in Northeast Philadelphia. CORA's mission is to assist youth, children, and families experiencing emotional, academic, and social challenges which impede their development and productivity. CORA provides this assistance throughout the greater Philadelphia area. 

CORA Services is looking for several Full Time School Psychologists for the 2021-2022 school year, who will join our team in providing services to the charter schools located throughout the city of Philadelphia. Our school psychologists function within a multi-disciplinary team in their assigned school(s), providing consultation and psychological evaluations through diagnostic testing and/or diagnostic interviews as well as interpreting this information to parents and/or other professionals. As employees of CORA Services, the school psychologists have access to supervisory support for clinically complex and/or legal cases, and have access to ongoing professional trainings and conferences sponsored by CORA.  
Responsibilities include: 
  • Provides diagnostic and consultative services to students, parents, school staff, and the other CORA related service personnel. 
  • Administers psychological tests to determine needs of students.  
  • Conducts professional evaluations with an average of 10 students per month.  
  • Compiles psycho-social histories on families and children assigned for diagnostics and conducts interpretive sessions concerning all clinical evaluations they administer to students. 
  • Writes all reports pertaining to psychological services given to students.  
  • Participates in all procedures to facilitate special education placement of students 
  • Adheres to agency guidelines and requirements concerning caseload management and accountability. 
  • Contributes to regular psychology staff meetings where best practices and systematic approaches to problem-solving are discussed.
Qualified Applicants will possess the following:
  • Master's Degree in Psychology
  • Licensed school psychologists also welcome
  • PA State Certification in School Psychologist
Starting Salary: $61,740 (salary increases based on experience) 
  • Medical benefits with two options of coverage (coverage begins on the 1st of the month following date of hire), with generous company contribution 
  • Company-paid Life/Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Long-term Disability coverage 
  • Voluntary programs including Dental, Vision, Short-term Disability, and Life Insurance 
  • 403 (b) Pension Plan with generous company contribution after one year of service 
  • Generous paid time off package 
  • Opportunities for professional development 
  • Warm, welcoming, and supportive environment! 
CORA Services Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. 

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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