SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST

Recognized for its dedication to inclusion, diversity, and strong partnerships with the community, the Richmond School District is among one of the largest districts in British Columbia. With a deep history of high-quality experiences for students, the Richmond School District strives to provide the best education and future for every student.

The School Psychologist position includes opportunities to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment in the context of the Learning Services Department and with school personnel. This position also involves professional consultation and supporting educational changes in a variety of contexts. The successful candidate will also:

Provide collaborative consultation with teachers, parents, and community agencies, and at school-based team meetings

Provide ongoing collaborative planning for students and classrooms and assist with pre-referral interventions

Provide individualized psycho-educational assessments (based on student need) for students referred through the school-based team process

Contribute to the development and progress monitoring of the IEP or Student Learning Plan

Provide in-service training in the area of interventions, progress monitoring, data collection and/or assessment

Assist with the Ministry of Education processes for designation and adjudication

Assist school and district staff in providing additional “Pro D” support for educators and support staff

Benefits of working for SD 38:

working as a trusted professional within a collaborative work environment

an environment in which professional development is encouraged and financially supported

a well-resourced test library

receive an annual allowance of $6566.30 per collective agreement provisions

be reimbursed at an equitable rate for approved mileage

Qualifications

a Master’s degree in school/educational psychology (or related field)

Certified/eligible for certification with the British Columbia Association of School Psychologists and/or Registration with the College of Psychologists, with special training and supervision in school psychology

Teaching certification with BC Teacher Regulation Branch an asset

If you have any questions about this position, please contact Braunwyn Thompson, Director of Instruction – Inclusive Learning.

The Richmond School District is committed to recruiting a diverse workforce that represents the community we so proudly serve. Our ability to provide the best education for our student population relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences. Indigenous applicants, people of colour, all genders, 2SLGTBQ+ and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The Richmond School District is the best place to learn and lead.

We appreciate the submission of all applicants but advise only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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JOB INFORMATION
Job Category:
Management & Professionals
Employer:
School District #38 (Richmond)
Posting Date:
10/20/2021 10:10:29 AM
Location:
Richmond, British Columbia
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