School Psychologist – 40% Permanent / 60% Term

Posted: March 30, 2021
Region: Winnipeg, MB
Company: Garden Valley School Division
Job Location: Box 1330, 750 Triple E Blvd, Winkler, MB
Job Type: # Job Title: School Psychologist Employment Status: 40% Permanent (Western SD) / 60% Term (Garden Valley SD) School/Location: Western School Division & Garden Valley School Division Start Date: September 7, 2021 – June 30, 2022 Posting #: 02-SPS-21 ———————————————————————————————————————- The Position: Applications are invited for the position of School Psychologist with Garden Valley School Division and Western School Division. The successful applicant will be responsible for providing services to schools within each division. The Assistant Superintendents of Student Services within each school division will be responsible for supervising the successful applicant. Preferred Qualifications & Experience: Qualifications: – A Psychology degree at the Masters level
– A valid school clinician’s certificate in psychology issued by Manitoba Education
– Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment – The ability to communicate in the French language within Western School Division is an asset. Specific responsibilities will include: – Assessment and evaluation of students with intellectual, social, and emotional needs
– Reporting to professional staff and parents on assessments
– Providing follow-up support on programming recommendations
– Working collaboratively with other members of the Clinical Services Team as well as the school team involved with students displaying intellectual, social, and emotional needs
– Providing threat assessments if the need arises
– Being a part of the Crisis Response Team if the need arises
– Providing staff development on appropriate topics related to this field
Liaise with outside agencies to provide services to students and families as appropriate As this position requires travel on the part of the clinician, the successful applicant will need a vehicle to carry out the duties of this assignment. Garden Valley School Division is a dynamic, innovative and visionary school division located in the heartland of industrialized south-central Manitoba. The City of Winkler, the industrial hub and home to the division’s administrative office, two high schools and five of its nine primary/elementary administrative units, has all of the amenities of a larger city within a rural setting. It is a seventy-five-minute drive south of the capital, Winnipeg, and twenty minutes north of the United States border. Western School Division is located in Morden, Manitoba, Canada, a prosperous community in South-Central Manitoba adjacent to the United States border. Western School Division operates a system of four schools and an adult education centre, that serve the City of Morden and a rural area of approximately 400 square kilometers. Our student population is composed of over 1700 students, both urban and rural. Morden is the home of many dramatic and fine arts groups, as well as strong sports programs which are reflected in the courses offered by the division. Salary and Benefits: The compensation package for this position is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Garden Valley School Division and the Garden Valley Teachers’ Association as well as the Western School Division and the Western Teachers Association. Applications: You are invited to complete and submit a Resume. All resumes are to specify posting number(s) for which your application is to be considered. While we prefer to accept applications electronically, you may also submit an application by fax, by regular mail, or in person to: Human Resources Department Garden Valley School Division Box 1330, 750 Triple E Boulevard, Winkler, MB R6W 4B3 Telephone: (204) 325-8335 Fax: (204) 325-4132 Email: hr@gvsd.ca Closing Date: Open until Filled Apply To: Human Resources Department
Phone: 12043258335
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