School Psychologist

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Notes:
 

  • Internal Transfer Deadline is 5/23/2019
  • 15 Day Posting Deadline 5/28/2019



TITLE:  School Psychologist
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  1. Holds a valid Kentucky certificate for School Psychologist
  2. Holds a Master's Degree in Psychology
  3. Has experience in diagnosing, evaluating and counseling
  4. Has demonstrated ability to work and communicate effectively with parents, staff, students, and community
REPORTS TO:  Executive Director Student Services
 
JOB GOAL:  To fulfill federal mandates and state regulations as related to the identification, evaluation, and placement of exceptional children.
 
PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Assess difficulties of referred students through appropriate testing and  diagnostic practices
  2. Administer tests and recommends placement for exceptional children
  3. Help identify, within the school, all types of exceptional children
  4. Maintain case records on all referred students
  5. Recommend corrective procedures
  6. Conduct individual, group or facilitative therapy for children whose diagnosed problems would benefit from behavioral intervention
  7. Confer with parents and teachers, when necessary
  8. Attend case conferences on placement of individual students
  9. Serve as a consultant on mental health topic
  10. Interpret the school psychological services to parents and teachers
  11. Prepare and submit required reports on children in, or candidates for, special education programs
  12. Cooperate with personnel of community health and social welfare agencies
  13. Attend staff, professional, and interagency meetings
  14. Assist with in-service training of school personnel
  15. Identify educational and mental health related needs within the school community and suggest ways in which to meet those needs
  16. Keep informed of new developments within the field
  17. Perform other duties consistent with the position assigned as may be requested by the supervisor
 
 TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:
 
  • Salary
  • 10 ¼ months
  • Board approved 3/23/92

Posted By

Boone County Schools

8330 US Highway 42 , Florence, KY 41042
 

At the following locations

Student Services

8330 US 42 , Florence, KY 41042



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$9,902

State Average: $10,394

% ELL Students

5%

State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio

16.76

State Average: 16.39

% IEP Students

13%

State Average: 14%

FTE

2,707

State Average: 525