P-2020-025-1: School Psychologist (RCS - Central Office)
- Director of Special Education, RCS - Central Office
- Contract length
- 210 days
- Salary based on experience and education level per Roane County salary schedule
- Posted Dates
- July 10, 2019 - July 23, 2019
- Applications due
- July 23, 2019 at 3:00 pm
- Master's degree with certification as a School Psychologist.
- Teaching experience preferred.
- Strong background in human relations.
Expected start date: July 24, 2019. This posting was extended on July 16, 2019, through July 23, 2019.
- Examine children, by individual and group tests, for ungraded classes and special classes in which general or special mental abilities of the pupils are main factors.
- Diagnose learning difficulties of children and make recommendations for remedial treatment.
- Investigate causes of personality and social maladjustments.
- Recommend the diagnostic and remedial measures used by teachers in overcoming learning difficulties or social maladjustments of pupils.
- Give individual assistance to pupils in overcoming learning difficulties and maladjustments.
- Confer with teachers and parents with regard to the learning difficulties and maladjustments.
- Advise teachers and administrators regarding matters relating to psychological problems of children.
- Act as liaison between in-school and outside school personnel for psychological service issues.
- Provide "resource information" to all county personnel concerning testing and evaluation and maintain county library on testing information.
- Attend workshops and participate in research projects, in-service and training to continue education relevant to the field of school psychology and other related subjects.
- Perform any other duties as assigned by the Superintendent of Schools and/or the Director of Special Education.