School Psychologist / Affective Needs Counselor

Description

 Full-time School Psychologist/Affective needs counselor for Norwood and West End School Districts, including Paradox Valley Charter School.  Affective Needs Counseling one day per week in Norwood and West End. Salary based on experience. Health Insurance and PERA included. 

QUALIFICATIONS
Hold a Master’s Degree or EDS is School Psychology and a current Colorado Department of Education Special Services License, or be able to obtain one. Have a reliable vehicle and valid driver’s license.

RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary goal of the Psychologist in the school setting is to help regular and special education students address cognitive, emotional and social problems which interfere with learning, school adjustment, and reasonable fulfillment of potential; to ensure that the special education students’ needs are met and facilitate the IEP process. Complete diagnostic evaluations in the areas of cognitive, social/emotional, academic, etc. to determine eligibility for special education and disability services. Provide direct social/emotional counseling and supports to students as per the IEP. Serve as a resource in crisis intervention. Reports to the UnBOCES Executive Director.

Salary Based on Experience

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The UnBOCES does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, Veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

The UnBOCES is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action.