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Our client is a successful, well-attended school district located in a beautiful, culturally diverse community near the Navajo and Zuni Reservations. With 35 schools catering to children from kindergarten through grade 12, students and their families benefit from not only a good education, but also myriad services that enhance their lives outside of learning. They currently have need for the following professional, who will travel throughout the district to provide needed counselling.
School Psychologist Gallup, New Mexico As our client’s School Psychologist, you will call upon your education, experience and knowledge of community resources for mental health needs in providing direct therapy and consultation services to individuals, groups and/or families throughout an assigned set of schools located within a 5,000 square-mile location. Commencing at the Educational Development Center, you will facilitate behavioral and crises intervention and administer appropriate psycho-educational assessments and timely psycho-educational evaluations and placement on a daily basis. Additionally, you will provide technical assistance to the school and district staff in meeting the needs of Special Education students. This is a full-time position that runs concurrently with the school’s schedule, with a break in the winter, spring and summertime. To qualify, you must hold a Bachelor’s degree (earned from a regionally accredited college or university) and a Master’s degree, OR an Educational Specialist degree and a minimum of 60 graduate hours in a School Psychology program, including a practicum in a school setting. Alternatively, you may possess a Doctoral degree in Psychology (earned from a regionally accredited college/university) that includes twelve (12) semester hours of child-focused course work in development, assessment and intervention plus 600 hours of supervised experience in a school-related setting. Finally, you may possess a psychologist or psychologist associate license issued by the NM Board of Psychologist Examiners that includes twelve (12) semester hours of child-focused course work in development, assessment, and intervention plus 600 hours of supervised experience in a school-related setting, and have successfully passed the National Teacher Examination (NTE) specialty area in School Psychology, or possess a certificate issued by the National Association of School Psychologists (NCSP). Our client provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a stimulating environment in which to practice. What’s more, a district vehicle will be provided. The area, for those who are unfamiliar, offers great outdoor living, with plenty of hiking, fishing, and other outdoor activities. Ready to positively impact the children of a unique school district? Send your resume and letter of interest to us for immediate consideration. Be sure to specify, “School Psychologist – 37635A” in the subject line. Our Client is an Equal Opportunity Employer. RCI Recruitment Solutions is a privately owned firm headquartered in Jupiter, Florida, with operations throughout the United States. For almost 40 years, RCI has provided a wide range of candidate sourcing and related recruitment services. Its proprietary and client-specific solutions encompass a variety of services, including advertising, consulting, media services, and staffing technology.