Full Time Bilingual Spanish CPSE School Psychologist (NYC)

Full Time Bilingual Spanish CPSE School Psychologist (NYC)

Forest Hills, NY

Psychological Evaluators are members of the MDE (Multidisciplinary Evaluation Team) who assess the child’s cognitive, communication, social emotional, adaptive and physical skills. Psychological evaluators conduct psychological evaluations, social history evaluations, school and home observations for children being evaluated for the Committee on Preschool Education (CPSE) program through the Department of Education. For each child being evaluated, the evaluators obtain information regarding the child’s development and the child’s developmental progress. The Psychological evaluator is also responsible for writing a rationale for additional assessments needed for all children. The Psychological evaluator is also responsible for completing draft IEP pages for each child.

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School Psychologist positions available in Forest Hills, NY

Come join a team of passionate therapists providing excellent pediatric therapy to children throughout the United States! Achieve Beyond was founded in 1995 and is continuously growing to meet the needs of developmentally disabled children through our ABA, speech, occupational, and physical therapy services. We currently offer our services in the entire metro New York area (including the five boroughs of NYC, Hudson Valley and Long Island) and Albany, New Jersey, Connecticut, California (greater Los Angeles area, San Diego, and Orange County), Delaware, and the Virginia/ Maryland/ DC area. We specialize in conducting initial evaluations and providing ongoing services in home, community and clinic settings. Achieve Beyond is centered on our culture of collaboration and support to ensure our services are of the highest quality and adhere to our strong ethical standards.

Wage:
$65,000 - $70,000
Department:
Clinical
Location:
New York City, NY
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Responsibilities:
  • Schedules and submits evaluation reports and documents on time including suggested revisions
  • Submits a weekly schedule to the Evaluations Manager and the Provider Relations Specialist (every Monday)
  • Writes parent friendly and comprehensive evaluation reports and submits reports in a timely manner
  • Maintains good communication with department administrative staff regarding clinical questions, timelines, and overall updates and informs them when scheduling issues occur
  • Attends and participates in IEP meetings, when needed
  • Other duties as assigned by manager
Requirements:
  • Master’s Degree in School Psychology
  • Must possess a School Psychologist licensure
  • Spanish Bilingual Extension certification
  • Experience working with 2 – 5 year old children a plus
  • Experience with CPSE a plus
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Word, Adobe and Outlook
  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communication (oral and written) skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Must be organized, motivated, and willing to work as part of a team and independently
Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to travel to and from assigned work events including but not limited to driving personal vehicle, walking, and/or use of public transportation such as a bus or train.
  • Occasionally ascends/descends stairs going to, while at, or leaving work location or facilities traveled to for work events.
  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position for prolonged periods of time up to 90% of the work day working on a computer/electronic device.