Job Description

Openings as of 3/31/2020
Certified Non-Teaching

  • Psychologist (Effective 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR) JobID: 15453
  • Position Type:
    Certified Non-Teaching

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    Exceptional Education

  • Closing Date:
    Open until filled.

  • Hours Per Day:
    Certification Status:
    Practice of psychology in an educational setting, including exceptional education students for the Tucson Unified School District.

    Masters Degree in Psychology or related field.
    Valid State of Arizona School Psychologist Certificate
    Arizona IVP fingerprint clearance card.
    Knowledge of P.L. 94-242, Education of the disabled/handicapped, State Board of Education rules and regulations, and TUSD Exception Education placement guidelines.
    Strong psychometric background including an understanding of both normative, criterion-based and informal evaluations.
    Knowledge of the evaluation of the physically and sensory impaired students.
    Ability to administer personality assessment.
    Understanding of child development, learning disorders, behavioral management and personality theory.
    Ability to impart complex psychological data to others, parents, teachers, etc. in a meaningful way.
    Ability to write instructional objectives.
    Sensitivity to cultural linguistic differences.
    Knowledge of K-12 and Exceptional Education curricula.

    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
    Must release Social Security Number to be eligible for AHCCCS-Provider ID Number.
    Valid Driver’s License.
    MVReport – showing no more than the allowable points against Driver’s License as described under Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees.
    Reliable mode of personal transportation with evidence of insurance compliance greater than or equal to the state required minimum for car insurance as described under Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees

    Effective 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR
    LOCATION - Exceptional Education Department - District Wide - Sites May Vary
    Psychologists - Grade 1
    0.75 FTE - 6 hours per day
    10 month position
    Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language.
    The hiring range for external candidates will be $58,439.61 - $67,846.58, based on experience.
    For more information on salary schedule, please visit the ELI Agreement for Administrators, Psychologist and Research project Managers

    Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

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