JobID 7878 : School Psychologist (#389372)

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MARION CITY SCHOOLS

Marion, Ohio
 
January 18, 2017

Re-opened 5/10/17 - 7/21/17
 
POSITION VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
Anticipated Opening for 2017-2018 School Year
 
 
Title:                                                 School Psychologist
Text Box: Title:	School Psychologist 
Department:                                       Certified
 
Responsible To:                                 Director of Student Services
 
Qualifications:                                   Certificate, license, or other legal credential required.
                                                          Degree(s) required in area of major study.
                                                          Kind and amount of prior job experience beneficial.
                                                          Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable.
 
Terms of Employment:                     184 Day Contract, 21 extended days, salary and benefits per negotiated agreement.
 
Job Goal:     To enable students to derive the fullest possible educational experience from school by identifying and providing recommendations of intervention for academic/behavioral/emotional concerns.
 

Performance Responsibilities:

Assesses difficulties of referred students through appropriate testing and diagnostic practices based on team decision.
Administers tests and/or recommends placement for exceptional and new studentsHelps identify all types of exceptional students within the school environment.
Maintains case records on all referred students.May conduct individual, group, or facilitative therapy for children whose diagnosed problems would benefit from behavior modifications.
Confers with teachers and parents when necessary to recommend possible academic/behavioral/emotional interventions.
Consults on needs of students who are receiving special education services.Attends case conferences on placement of individual students.
Serves as a consult on mental health topics for staffInterprets the school psychological evaluation for teachers and parents.
Prepares and submits psychological education assessments and evaluation team reports.
Cooperates with personnel of community health and social welfare agencies.
Attends staff, professional, and interagency meetings.
Assists with in-service training of school personnel.
 

Evaluation:

Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with the provisions of the Board’s policy on Evaluation of Professional Personnel.
 
*This job description identifies primary responsibilities and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and activities. This job description is subject to change in response to student demographics, staffing factors, funding variables, modified operating procedures, program/curriculum and additional changes as assigned by the Director of Student Services or directed by the Superintendent of the Marion City Schools.
 

How to Apply: Internal Applicant

If you are interested in being considered for this position you must apply online at www.marioncityschools.org prior to 4:00
  p.m. on Friday, July 21, 2017. Follow links: Join the Presidents/Employment Opportunities/Internal
 Applicants Only/Submit an Internal Application/Transfer Form/Apply on Educational Service Center of Central Ohio Application
 Form/Select Position – Job #7878/Apply. If you have any questions please contact Ben Porter via email
 bporter@mcspresidents.org or call 740.223.4416.

 How to Apply: External Applicant
If you are interested in being considered for this position you must apply online at www.marioncityschools.org prior to 4:00
p.m. on Friday, Jluy 21, 2017. Follow links: Join the Presidents/Employment Opportunities/View All Open Positions in Consortium Districts/Sorted by District/Marion City Schools/Student Services/Apply on Educational Service Center of Central Ohio Application Form/Select Position -Job #7878/Apply. If you have any questions please contact Ben Porter via email bporter@mcspresidents.org or call 740.223.4416.
 

MARION CITY SCHOOLS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of the Marion City Schools Board of Education that the best qualified applicant shall be selected for each position without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, political affiliation, disabling or military status. No person shall be denied employment solely because of any impairment which is unrelated to the ability to participate in activities involved in the position or program for which application has been made.

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Delaware City School District

74 W William St, Delaware, OH 43015-2339
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,445 (USD)

State Average: $13,686 (USD)

% ELL Students

1%

State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio

18.61

State Average: 16.87

% IEP Students

15%

State Average: 15%

FTE

818

State Average: 294