Half-Time Psychologist

Deadline: 
Friday, September 27, 2019
District/Organization: 
Marquette-Alger Regional Educational Service Agency
Position Details: 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Must meet by Michigan Department of Education requirements for full/temporary approval as a School Psychologist OR be a fully licensed psychologist by the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) according to R340.1799e of the Special Education Administrative Rules

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to work within a consultative and service delivery model
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct evaluations to determine special education eligibility
  • Ability to work flexibly within a state sanctioned adaptive model for reevaluations
  • Ability to implement Positive Behavior Support programs and services
  • Knowledge of reading, math and curriculum accommodations for students
  • Ability to work within an interdisciplinary model
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct and coordinate workshops in Positive Behavior Support, Reading and Math difficulties and Curriculum Modifications
  • Knowledge of computer technology applications to reading, curriculum and reports
  • Ability to deal effectively with crisis intervention situations
  • Experience in developing Functional Behavior assessments and Behavior Intervention Plans to be consistent with Michigan Department of Education requirements
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with teachers, administrators and parents
  • Experience in providing individual and group counseling
  • Knowledge of Michigan Rules and Regulations for Special Education
  • Demonstrated leadership ability regarding implementation of special education services
  • Capable of developing individualized programs for students with unique educational needs
  • Ability to adapt and function independently within several school districts
  • Demonstrated capacity to provide effective interagency liaison as per contracts
  • Demonstrated capacity to assist schools in developing strategies/plans to ensure student success
  • Willingness to pursue grant proposals to enhance services to students

 

SPECIAL CONDITIONS: Position routinely requires travel to local school districts in Marquette and Alger Counties and occasional travel to other areas of the State

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Half-time, grant funded position. Regular and reliable attendance is required

REPORTS TO: Associate Superintendent of Special Education

SALARY: MARESA Michigan Education Association (MEA) Bargaining Unit Scale

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled

Please submit résumé, cover letter, credentials, and MARESA Employment Application to:
Marquette-Alger Regional Educational Service Agency - Human Resources
321 E. Ohio Street
Marquette, MI  49855
or via email: mnordeen@maresa.org

Employment applications available at: https://www.maresa.org/employment/maresa-employment/

Email: 
mnordeen@maresa.org
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