Must hold a certificate issued by Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction.
The certificate must be in Professional Certificate.
The certificate position area must be in School Psychologist.
The certificate must be in one of the following grades: Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th.
The certificate status must be active or about to graduate from a state-approved teacher preparation program.
Within the Department of Special Services and working in coordination with building principals and other staff; provides diagnostic and consultative psychological services in accordance with Board policy and standards set by professional psychological organizations. Essential Functions: • Consults and collaborates with parents, school staff, and outside agency personnel regarding psycho-educational needs of students, their implications, and means of Intervening • Assessments • Participates in facilitating the design and development of building level procedures to ensure success and meet the mental health and learning needs of students • Consults and collaborates in developing and maintaining positive relationships among students, parents and teachers, and involving them in assessment, interventions, and program evaluation procedures • Provides, as appropriate, direct and indirect psychological interventions to facilitate the functioning of individual and groups, such as developing, implementing and monitoring behavioral management strategies, providing group and individual counseling, designing intervention programs to enhance cognitive, effective, social, and vocational development in the school environment • Initiates, expedites, and manages referrals to other agencies and specialists, as appropriate • Integrates and interprets the steps and processes involved in implement Board policies and other appropriate laws used in determining students program and service needs • Develops and assists in the development of in service and other skill enhancement activities for school personnel, parents and others within the school and district, where appropriate • Performs related duties as assigned Soap Lake School District is looking for School Psychologist with a behavior background.