SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST

Dover Middle School

Dover School District, SAU 11

Dover, New Hampshire ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3895908
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : May 20, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 29, 2022

Job Description

Description
•Directly responsible to the Assistant Superintendent of Student Services or designee.
•This middle school-based position primarily involves conducting psychoeducational assessments, including developing individualized instruction and intervention recommendations. Additional responsibilities will include supporting the implementation of the school district’s forthcoming MTSS framework; supporting school crisis prevention and intervention services; participating on problem-solving teams to help support struggling and diverse learners; and connecting families with appropriate community service providers when necessary.
•Evaluation responsibilities may also include conducting FBA’s, risk assessments, or helping with other district school psychologist’s evaluation duties as needed.
•The school psychologist will participate in IDEA or Section 504 Team meetings to communicate evaluation findings, provide recommendations, and help determine eligibility.
•Work in collaboration with teachers, families, school counselors, school social workers, behavior specialists, administrators, and other staff members.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Psychologist
  • Employer Description

    Dover School District Mission Statement - Strengthening our community by educating every child, every day! Learn more about us...

    Location Description

    Please visit our district website www.dover.k12.nh.us to learn more about us. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Dover School District, SAU 11 is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Qualifications:
      •Minimum requirement is a specialist-level degree in school psychology (e.g., EdS, MS, CAGS) from an accredited college or university. At least 60 graduate semester hours or the equivalent, with at least 54 hours exclusive of credit for the supervised specialist-level internship experience.
      •Licensed as a School Psychologist by the New Hampshire Department of Education.
      •Credentialing as a Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP) preferred.
      •Prefer three years, on a full-time basis, as a school psychologist providing academic, behavioral, and mental health supports to school-age children. One of these years should have been in a school setting. A year of suitable internship experience may be counted toward the three-year requirement.
      •Proven ability to work effectively with students, families, teachers, school administrators, and other professionals to create a safe, healthy, and supportive learning environment in a multi-cultural community.

    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

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    Contact Information

    • Travis Bickford , Lead School Psychologist
    • 16 Daley Drive
    • Dover, New Hampshire 03820
    • Phone: 413-200-8667
    • Fax: 603-516-5747
    • Email: click here

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