Description: The ideal school psychologist candidate will be expected to work to support the success of students academically, socially, behaviorally, and emotionally. Collaborates with educators, parents, and other professionals to create a safe, healthy, and supportive learning environment that strengthen connections between home, school, and the community for all students. Identify and assess the learning, development, and adjustment characteristics and needs of individuals and groups, as well as, the environmental factors that affect learning and adjustment. Provide interventions to students to support the teaching process and to maximize learning and adjustment. Assist in the planning, development, and evaluation of programs to meet identified learning and adjustment needs. Deliver a planned and coordinated program of psychological services. Duties are performed in accordance with standards of professional practice, district/state board of education policies and procedures and state law regarding psychology practice.
- Must possess at the time of hire and maintain Florida license as a school psychologist throughout tenure of employment. (REQUIRED)
- Knowledge of Florida Statutes governing promotion, graduation, state assessment program, compulsory school attendance, credits, Florida Virtual School, and home school.
- Knowledge of the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Exceptional Student Education services eligibility requirements
- Knowledge of Section 504 of the Americans with Disabilities Act
- Knowledge of proper practice as it pertains to administration and evaluation of psychological tests such as: Adaptive behavior Assessment System (ABAS II), ADHD Rating Scale, Attention Deficit/Hyper-Activity Disorder Test (ADHDT), Gilliam’s Asperger’s and Autism disorder rating scale and various others
Salary: $60,000.00 to $75,000.00 per year
Location: Hope Haven, Jacksonville, FL
Contact: Chief Development Officer Steve Gilbert at 904-346-5100 or firstname.lastname@example.org