02-SPS-18: School Psychologist, 30% Term, September 4, 2018 - December 21, 2018, Garden Valley School Division (Division Office)

osting #: 02-SPS-18

Job Title: School Psychologist

Employment Status: 30% Term

School/Location: Garden Valley School Division

Start Date: September 4, 2018 – December 21, 2018 

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 

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 four of its eight 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. 

Salary and Benefits: 

The compensation package for these positions is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Garden Valley School Division and the Garden Valley 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: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Closing Date: Open until Filled