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Requisition Number 18-0086
Title WAVA School Psychologist
City Tacoma
State WA
Description

WAVA School Psychologist INSPIRE 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 WAVA School Psychologist are needed at the K12 partner school, WAVA. We want you to be a part of our talented team!

WAVA is a rapidly-growing organization that offers our teachers and staff members the excitement of exploring an emerging concept in education. Daily, our talented teachers and staff experience the impact they make on the lives of children. Join us, and be inspired by the potential of our students.

The School Psychologist provides psychological evaluation services including, but not limited to, assessments, reports, providing related educational recommendations, consultation, therapy, and any other applicable educational services for students of the school.

AS A WAVA School Psychologist, YOU WILL..

  • Ensures all newly received documents (evaluation team reports, etc.) are compliant; Takes the necessary steps to ensure compliance when necessary; Ensures all existing documents are compliant following the guidelines set forth by the state;
  • Administers academic and other assessments to currently enrolled students per mandated time frames;
  • Leads evaluation team report meetings; Participates in the school’s intervention assistance team;
  • Assists 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;
  • Keeps abreast of all changing legislative issues impacting special education eligibility.
  • Assists with the implementation of school, procedures and projects;
  • Serves on school committees; participates in professional development sessions;
  • Assists with national K12 efforts including participation in special projects and/or task-forces, developing policies and procedures and training.

Get to know WAVA!

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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.

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree AND
  • Previous experience as a school psychologist
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience

Certificates and Licenses:

  • Current state certification/licensure in school psychology. <

OTHER DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ability to pass required background check
  • Ability to travel throughout the state in order to administer assessments, and outside of the state for professional development opportunities
WHO ARE WE?

K12

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.

  • Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.
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