School Psychologist/Licensed Specialist in School Psychology (LSSP)

Healthpro Heritage Killeen, TX
OverviewBusy Central TX school district is seeking full-time help in the 2018-19 School Year from a Texas licensed School Psychologist (LSSP) to begin work in late August through the end of the school year in late May 2019. If you are licensed in Texas and have a heart for children, please apply today for immediate consideration! New grads are welcome to apply!

If you are interested in discussing this job opportunity, please contact:

CAROLINE MORRISON 828.615.1737 cmorrison@healthpro-heritage.com

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* Consult with teachers, parents, administrators, and community mental health providers about learning, social, and behavior problems;

* Engage in school-wide mental health activities;

* Assist educators in implementing safe, healthy classroom and school environments;

* Teach parenting skills, problem-solving strategies, substance abuse, and other topics pertinent to healthy schools;

* Conduct research about effective instruction, behavior management, alternative school programs, and mental health interventions;

* Assess and evaluate the wide variety of school-related problems and assets of children and youth in assigned schools;

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Responsibilities

* Serve as a member of interdisciplinary teams to address needs of at-risk students and to serve the needs of students with disabilities through the special education assessment, eligibility, and placement process;

* Communicate results of psychological evaluations to parents, teachers, and others so that they can understand the nature of the students difficulties and how to better serve the students needs;

* Intervene directly with students and families through individual counseling, support groups, and skills training;

* Engage in crisis prevention and intervention services;

* Work with a wide range of student emotional and academic issues;

* May serve one or multiple schools in a school district or work for a community mental health center and/or in a university setting

Qualifications

* School Psychologist certification from an accredited program.

* Expected to have a thorough knowledge of Federal and State School Psychologist regulations.

* 1 year of supervised experience in the past 3 years

* Eligible for valid certification from the State Education Professional Standards Board as a School Psychologist.

* School district experience preferred

* Demonstrated ability to provide psychological counseling for children and families

Recruiter : Email Addresscmorrison@healthpro-heritage.com