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Evaluating Psychologist

Company: success academy
Location: Yonkers
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:

We're redefining what's possible in public education. We set out to tackle this education crisis with a groundbreaking school design that delivers a rigorous, whole-child education to students from all backgrounds. Today, as the fastest growing, highest-performing charter school network in New York, our network of 47 K-12 schools outperforms every district in the state, proving irrefutably that all children are capable of excellence.Job DescriptionThe Evaluating Psychologist will work collaboratively with school leadership, students, parents, teachers, and school support staff to help our students achieve the highest degree of academic, emotional, and behavioral success. Your job is to hold all students to high expectations, support the needs of a diverse student population, and determine appropriate strategies and interventions that will allow students to academically excel. Reporting directly into the Network Sprint/Special-Education Department, the Evaluating Psychologist is responsible for all necessary psycho-educational evaluations (including the standard battery of academic, cognitive and social-emotional testing as well as any supplemental testing) required for a cohort of schools. The Evaluating Psychologist will also conduct Functional Behavior Assessments for scholars who need them within their cohort and provide recommendations for Behavior Intervention Plan development. In this role you will: Conduct Psycho-educational evaluations for scholars referred for IEPsParticipate in IEP Meetings and/or provide consultation for challenging IEP casesJoin and support building level RTI Meetings across schools -Conduct Functional Behavior Assessments for scholars as needed -Collaborate on the development of Behavior Intervention Plans We'd be excited to hear from you if: -You hold a valid NY State School Psychologist certification;You have experience with a variety of psycho-educational and behavioral assessment tools;You are a person of high moral character; andYou are passionate about learning.We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We actively seek applications from people of all backgrounds to strengthen our community and the perspectives needed to flourish in a multicultural world. Success Academy offers a full benefits program and opportunities for professional growth.Learn more about our philosophy, benefits, and team at -https://jobs.successacademies.org/working-here/.

Keywords: success academy, Yonkers , Evaluating Psychologist, Healthcare , Yonkers, New York

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