Psychologist - Woodstock Public Schools
Position: Psychologist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: School Psychologist
Job Location: Woodstock Public Schools
Beginning: Aug 22, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Woodstock Public Schools
Woodstock, CT 06281
Telephone: 860-928-7453
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Job Description:
Woodstock Public Schools has an anticipated opening for a district-wide school psychologist for the 2019-2020 school year. We are seeking a candidate that values working within a team approach to promote our students’ educational success. Woodstock Public Schools’ student services department strives to support staff through ongoing mentorship, professional development opportunities, and peer to peer learning communities.
 
Qualifications:
  • Candidates who possess or are eligible for CT School Psychology Certification (070) preferred.
  • School Psychology Interns with relevant experience may be considered.
Responsibilities:
  • Conduct psychoeducational assessments within the cognitive, social-emotional, behavioral, adaptive, and academic domains;
  • Conduct functional behavior assessments and create, implement, and monitor behavioral intervention plans.
  • Participate in Planning and Placement Team, Section 504 and Child Study Team meetings and serve as chair of these student support team meetings as needed;
  • Develop, implement, and assess progress of IEP goals based on present levels of performance developed through data driven methods;
  • Provide direct individual and small group counseling services and social skills groups;
  • Provide consultation to teachers, related services colleagues, and student support staff to facilitate student success across educational settings;
  • Facilitate and support school climate, school culture, and positive behavior initiatives;
  • Provide family support for students’ needs through referrals to community resources and ongoing communication with parents and community-based professionals;
  • Provide individual, building, and systems level crisis management services and support;
  • Provide in-service training related to behavior management, social skills development, and student-centered learning, organization, and work completion strategies;
  • Maintain accurate, complete, and current records as required by law, state and district policy, and administrative regulation;
  • Perform additional related work as required.
Please apply on line: https://www.applitrack.com/woodstockschools/onlineapp/
  • Letter of Interest
  • Resume
  • Certificate
  • Transcripts
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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