Anglophone South School District invites applications for permanent positions of School Psychologist I. There are two positions currently open with the competition numbers SP025 and SP026.
The School Psychologist will be a member of an Integrated Service Delivery Child and Youth team in the Saint John area and will be responsible to:
- Provide a broad range of psychological services in the school system in the application of the science of psychology to the areas of student learning and behaviour, assessment and evaluation, understanding of child and adolescent exceptionalities, and psychological adjustment
- Consult with teachers, members of school-based Education Support Services Teams, members of Integrated Service Delivery Teams, and parents in a collaborative process of defining problems and developing appropriate programs and interventions
- Be involved in individual student psychological assessments, in-service education, participation in the development of preventative and crisis response programs, program evaluation, and professional supervision of psychometrists
A master's or doctoral degree in psychology with course work and experience to meet the requirements for licenced membership in the College of Psychologists of New Brunswick is a required qualification. Successful completion of course work in child and adolescent psychology as well as child and adolescent exceptionalities is required. Experience in school psychology is desirable. The successful candidate must be capable of working both independently and in a collaborative manner with students, parents, teachers, Integrated Service Delivery, and Education Support Services Teams. Knowledge of school-based decision-making and policies would be an asset.
$2560.76 - $3051.96 (Canadian) biweekly, in accordance with New Brunswick Union of Public and Private Employees
Please apply by letter, with resume outlining your qualifications for this position, and submit a copy of all university transcripts, and the names and contact information of three employer references.
Applications are to be received no later than Friday, August 31st, 2018.
Applications are to be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please quote the competition number (SP025 or SP026) in the subject line. Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration. Subject to the response to this competition, education and/or experience requirements may be changed.
Thank you in advance for applying. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected for an interview, please bring your portfolio with you. It is not required when submitting your application for this competition. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and we promote a scent-free environment.