School Psychologist
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Castle Pines - Castle Pines, CO

American Academy (AA) is accepting applications for an immediate opening for a full-time psychologist for the 2021-22 school year. This person will collaborate with our teaching staff, learning specialists, school counselors, nurse, occupational therapist, speech language pathologists and parents to achieve student mental health goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide counseling and mental health services to students and staff in a K-8 student setting
  • Follow applicable school, district, state and federal policies, procedures and laws
  • Develop and implement Individual Education Plans, Functional Behavior Assessments, Behavior Intervention Plans, and Response-to-Intervention plans
  • Complete eligibility educational assessments
  • Collaborate with teaching staff, learning specialist, social worker, nurse, occupational therapist, and speech language therapist and parents to achieve student mental health goals
  • Communicate with teachers and parents regarding student performance
  • Evaluate progress toward student academic and personal goals
  • Attend meetings such as IEP meetings, staff meetings, in-services, etc.
  • Facilitate RtI process
  • Collaborate and share expertise with targeted interventions.

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in related field 
  • Strong familiarity with state laws and state-mandated reporting procedures 
  • CDE Professional Service Provider License with endorsements in School Psychology or Social Work
  • Vision for developing a high functioning special education team
  • Report out and disaggregate student data and progress
  • Strong communication skills
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