SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST (School for the Deaf)
Established commensurate with appropriate education and experience
April 20, 2000
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Term of Employment:
Annual employment contract based on standard number of working days in the academic year (currently 182 days, August to June), beginning SY 2000/2001
Specialist Degree in School Psychology or Master's Degree in Psychology from an accredited college or university. Must hold or be eligible for licensure in the State of Colorado as a Special Services Provider, endorsed in School Psychology. Three (3) years of successful experience in assessment and service provision to children with sensory disabilities. Proficiency in American Sign Language (ASL) at the Advanced skill level as demonstrated by the Sign Communication Proficiency Interview (SCPI) and according to school policy.
Summary of Work and Responsibilities:
This position reports to the Principal, School for the Deaf, and is responsible for the psychological, educational, developmental, social and emotional assessment of students who are Deaf/HOH, and who may have other disabilities as well.
Knowledge and Skills Needed:
Ability to communicate effectively with Deaf children. Knowledge of and ability to apply current assessment theory/ practice associated with children who are Deaf/HOH to a variety of settings. Demonstrated knowledge of Colorado Special Education rules governing the identification and staffing of children with disabilities. Strong interpersonal skills.
Request/Submit Application To:
Send cover letter/letter of interest, current resume (including references) and copies of transcripts to:
ATTN: Human Resources Office
Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind
33 North Institute Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 578-2114 (v/tty)
(719) 578-2239 (fax)
Uploaded by: Kim Williams/Kent State University/Deaf Education