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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Brandywine School Psychologist in Glenmoore, Pennsylvania

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Are you interested making a difference in the lives of students? Do you enjoy working in a collaborative work environment with added support of staff?

If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

Being a School Psychologist at Devereux has its Advantages

You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. As a school psychologist at our Brandywine School you will:

  • Completes Re-Evaluations (RR) in a timely, competent, and comprehensive manner.

  • Works with the IEP team in the development of the IEP to align with recommendations of the RR.

  • Utilizes Standardized testing to monitor student progress.

  • Maintains up to date knowledge in the area of assessment and school psychology.

  • Completes other duties as requested by the Principal.

  • Supervises college level unpaid clinical interns when accepted to school.

  • Annual training and certifications remain up to date and complete.

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, Childrens Behavioral Health Services, provides programs and services for children and adolescents with a behavioral health diagnosis. Located in Glenmoore, PA, this position is responsible for the coordination and delivery or school based pscyhology services to children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral disorders. The School Psychologist will also be responsible for performing assessments as required, providing consultative services to the educational staff and participating in outcome initiatives.

Keywords: School Psychologist, BCBA, EdD, PhD, Educational Specialist, APA, NASP, BCBA Certified, Mental Health, Behavioral Health

Qualifications

Education and Experience: Masters (MEd), Educational Specialist (EdS) or Doctoral Degree (EdD, PhD) in school psychology from a NASP and/or APA accredited program. Certification as a school psychologist in the State of Pennsylvania. BCBA certified or BCBA eligible preferred. A minimum of one year experience in a school setting. Strong written communication and time managment skills.

Physical Requirements: Some walking, sitting, and standing. Some lifting and/or managing resistance required related to applying physical intervention techniques. Spme repetitive wrist movements, normal hearing and vision. Regular use of computers and office equipment. Infrequent driving of Devereux vehichles for businee purposes. Ability to meet 100% mastery of essential S&PA techniques.

Company Overview

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Our Culture, Our Expectations

At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our benefit programs include medical (including telemedicine - medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off, a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.

Visit benefits.devereux.org to see why we are a great place to work!

The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE

Requisition ID 2019-4465

Category Clinical

Position Type Full-Time

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