JobID 15444 : Psychologist (Effective 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR) (#2004827)

Job | Posted 12 days ago
Favorite
Share
Apply
Job Type
Full-time

Description


SUMMARY
Practice of psychology in an educational setting, as related to identification of, and services for, Exceptional Education students in Tucson Unified School District. 
 
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
Masters Degree in Psychology or related field.
Valid State of Arizona School Psychologist Certificate
Arizona IVP fingerprint clearance card.

Knowledge of IDEA and Special Education rules and regulations. 
Strong psychometric background, including an understanding of, and ability to use, a variety of normative, criterion-based and informal assessments.  
Knowledge of the evaluation procedures for a diverse student population, including those with sensory and physical impairments. 
Understanding of child development, learning disorders, developmental disorders, and behavioral management.  
Ability to communicate complex psychological data to others, (parents, teachers, etc.) in a meaningful way, both orally and in writing.  
Sensitivity to cultural and linguistic differences.  
Knowledge of K-12 curricula.  
 
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

EdS or PhD in School Psychology, licensed Psychologist in AZ

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE
Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization. 
Must release Social Security Number to be eligible for AHCCS-Provider ID Number. 
Must hold a current Driver’s license and personal vehicle insurance coverage greater than or equal to the state required minimum for car insurance as described under
Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees.
  
COMMENTS

Effective 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
LOCATION - Exceptional Education Department - District Wide - Sites May Vary
Educational Leaders Inc. - Grade 1
1.0 FTE - 8 hours per day
10 month position
Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. 
The hiring range for external candidates will be $58,439.61 - $67,846.58, based on experience.

For more information on salary schedule, please visit the ELI Agreement for Administrators, Psychologist and Research project Managers
http://tusd1.org/Departments/Human-Resources/Employee-Agreements

Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Posted By

Kaizen Education Foundation - Skyview High School

7820 E Wrightstown Rd., Unit 100, Tucson, AZ 85715
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$7,328 (USD)

State Average: $8,651 (USD)

% ELL Students

6%

State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 23.13

% IEP Students

10%

State Average: 12%

FTE

State Average: 143