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K12, Inc.

2300 Corporate Park Drive
Herndon, VA, United States

Phone: 5714052214
Web Site: http://www.k12.com/careers

Company Profile

18-1599 (ISPA) School Psychologist 2018/19


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Job ID:

14655

Location:

Statewide, PA, United States 

Category:

Other
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Job Views:

139

Zip Code:

19341

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

07.25.2018
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Job Description:

ISPA School Psychologist - 2018/19INSPIRE THE FUTURE

K12 is a dynamic company on a mission to provide the most compelling, comprehensive, and effective K-12 education available. Our employees are a critical part of an organization that is providing powerful, new options for the way children can be educated. They have a passion for education and a drive to make a difference. We pride ourselves on maintaining the highest level of integrity. We have the same high expectations for our employees as we do for the students who are in our programs. These are just a few of the values that make K12 a great place to work.

Passionate School Psychologist needed at the K12 partner school, Insight Pennsylvania (ISPA). We want you to be a part of our talented team!

The mission of Insight Pennsylvania is to provide an exemplary individualized and engaging educational experience for students by incorporating school and community/family partnerships coupled with a rigorous curriculum along with a data-driven and student-centered instructional model. Student success will be measured by valid and reliable assessment data, parent and student satisfaction, and continued institutional growth within the academic community. Join us!

AS A SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST, YOU WILL..

 

  • Ensure all newly received documents (evaluation team reports, etc.) are compliant; Take the necessary steps to ensure compliance when necessary; Ensure all existing documents are compliant following the guidelines set forth by the state
  • Administer academic assessments to currently enrolled students per mandated time frames
  • Lead evaluation team report meetings; Participate in the school’s intervention assistance team
  • Assist the Special Education Director in developing/leading/participating in professional development for the general education staff, special education staff, and parents of students in special education programs
  • Works closely with guidance counselors to provide training in various emotional health areas
  • Keep abreast of all changing legislative issues impacting special education eligibility
  • Assist with the implementation of school, procedures and projects
  • Serve on school committees; participate in professional development sessions
  • Assist with national K12 efforts including participation in special projects and/or task-forces, developing policies and procedures and training
Are you driven by excellence to deliver instruction, support and guidance, manage the learning process, and focus on students' individual needs? If selected, you will participate in a comprehensive new teacher training program for three weeks before the start of school. It is an opportunity to meet colleagues and learn the responsibilities required for delivering curriculum in an online environment. During this training you will also learn how to monitor student progress through K12's learning management system, and to be a partner actively working with students and parents to advance each child's learning.

Job Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree AND
  • One (1) year of experience as a school psychologist OR
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Certificates and Licenses: Current state certification/licensure in school psychology
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel; Web proficiency
  • Ability to travel throughout the state including overnight up to 25% of the time in order to administer assessments, and outside of the state for professional development
K12 is a Federal Contractor, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.