Psychologist - Daniel Boone Area SD
Position: Psychologist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: School Psychologist
Job Location: Daniel Boone Area School District
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Jun 30, 2021**
District: Daniel Boone Area SD
Birdsbor, PA 19508
Telephone: 610-582-6140
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Job Description:
The Daniel Boone Area School District is seeking applicants for a Contracted School Psychologist position 7 1/2 Hours per day - 188 days per school year.  To apply, please visit www.dboone.org and click on the Employment link.
 
Requirements for the Position:
  1. Proper Pennsylvania certification as a school psychologist
  2. Minimum requirement - Master’s Degree
  3. Demonstrated interest and leadership in assisting teachers to plan and implement strategies designed to produce success for all students
  4. The individual’s credentials are in compliance with all federal and state laws and regulations governing individuals functioning in the capacity of this position.
 
Major Responsibilities
  1. Conduct initial evaluations and reevaluations of students
  2. Complete written reports for all evaluated students
  3. Provide consultation, technical assistance, and training services
  4. Provide specialized counseling services to school personnel and students
 
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Facilitate the screening of students potentially eligible for special education services
  2. Provide consultation, technical assistance, and training to school personnel and students
  3. Conduct initial evaluations of students to determine if there are psychological and/or psycho-educational bases to suspect exceptionality
  4. Conduct reevaluations of identified exceptional students
  5. Participate as a member of all diagnostic and placement teams
  6. Complete and distribute copies of written evaluation reports
  7. Attend IST, MDT, and IEP meetings or conferences at the request of the principal or special education supervisor
  8. Provide specialized counseling services to school personnel and students
  9. Participate in appropriate due process procedures
  10. Serve as a liaison among and between schools, institutions, and agencies
  11. Be familiar with district policies and execute said policies as may be required and in the manner required by the school’s administration
  12. Perform other duties assigned by the building principal and/or Special Education Supervisor
 
 
Original 6/22/92, Revised 8/19/96, 11/3/08
 
The Daniel Boone Area School District, in accordance with Title IX and other applicable laws and regulations does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, ethnicity, or age in its education programs and activities.  The protection against discrimination extends to employment. 
 
 

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

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