Fort Bend ISD - LICENSED SPECIALIST IN SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY (LSSP)

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Region: 4
School District/Employer: Fort Bend ISD
District Category/Employer:
Position:
Assignment Level: Area
  • Special Education
Job Title: LICENSED SPECIALIST IN SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY (LSSP)
School:
Campus Description: Provide psychological services on behalf of students, as well as psychological and behavioral consultation services to parents and professional staff.
Date Posted: 3/29/2017
Deadline: 09/30/2017
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: 1. Serve as an itinerant to multiple locations and exercise supervision over school psychology trainees, interns, and practicum students.
2. Assist in implementation of programming for students with social, emotional or behavioral difficulties.
3. Consult with parents, teachers and other staff about social, emotional or behavioral concerns.
4. Administer psychological assessments to students referred by the instructional support team.
5. Work with the instructional support team to identify appropriate referrals for assessment.
6. Interpret psychological assessment data for professional staff and parents.
7. Attend various types of team meetings for the purpose of interpreting psychological data and assisting with the development of the individual educational plan (IEP) and behavior management plan.
8. Provide individual or group counseling to identified students within the regular and special education populations.
9. Keep informed of and works within local, state, and federal guidelines in the delivery of school psychological services.
10. Provide crisis intervention services to students and staff when needed.
11. Attend all scheduled staff meetings for information and professional growth.
12. Keep abreast of newly developed assessment instruments and psychological procedures.
13. Collaborate with professional psychological, medical, and social services personnel outside the district to provide appropriate services for students.
14. Assist staff in implementing appropriate interventions to assist students with severe behavioral disorders.
15. Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: • Master's Degree and Licensure (as LSSP) by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists
• Two years of experience providing psychological services or related field in a school district preferred
• Skill in technical report writing and in developing interpersonal relationships with professional staff and students
• Requires a broad range of knowledge of behavioral intervention techniques
Salary Range: $60,446-$86,986

$5,000 Sign on Bonus Stipend for 2017-2018 School Year
Benefits:
How To Apply: Fort Bend ISD

http://winocweb.fortbend.k12.tx.us/WINOCHR/jobs/Jobpost.exe

Contact Person:

Name: Human Resources
Email: amanda.dokes@fortbendisd.com
Address: 16431 Lexington Blvd.
City: Sugar Land
State: TX
Zip: 77479
Phone: (281) 634-1270
Fax: (281) 634-1707

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