Psychologist - Arts Academy Elementary Charter School
Position: Psychologist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Certified School Psychologist PT
Job Location: Allentown, PA
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Arts Academy Elementary Charter School
Allentown, PA 18101
Telephone: 610-841-4560 EXT 1201
Job Description:
Certified School Psychologist  

Job Summary

The part-time school psychologist works hourly or by caseload to conduct on-site evaluations and communicates results with the IEP team. The school psychologist is responsible for conducting psychological, academic and behavioral assessments in the diagnosis and identification of diverse learners and their needs according to PA Code. 

  • Conduct appropriate educationally relevant identifications within a time sensitive period as a part of the multidisciplinary team process for diagnostic information of recommendations for the purposes of determining the classification/identification of a student for special education including the Chapters 14, 15 and 16 Pennsylvania Code Eligible Disability Categories of: Autism, Emotional Disturbance, Intellectual Disability, Specific Learning Disability (including but not limited to Dyslexia, Dyscalculia and Dysgraphia), Traumatic Brain Injury, Mentally Gifted, Multiple Disabilities, Other Health Impairment (including but not limited to ADHD). 
  • Conduct classroom observations to complete Functional Behavior Assessments as needed.
  • Communicate with the IEP team, including the special education teacher, general education teacher, related service providers, parents, etc. to make recommendations for the students’ educational programming regarding evaluation results.

Reports to:  Principal

Job Qualifications:
  • A person employed in the position of school psychologist must hold a valid Pennsylvania certificate as a School Psychologist and is qualified to serve in grades pre-Kindergarten through 12.

Salary Range: Negotiable per-diem rate based on caseload or evaluations. 

Acts 24, 31, 69, 114 and 151 clearances and Physical and TB test on PA State Standard form will be required to be completed prior to the first day of 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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