Job Description

Openings as of 5/27/2020
Certified Non-Teaching

  • Psychologist (Effective 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR) JobID: 15444
  • Position Type:
    Certified Non-Teaching/Psychologist

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    Exceptional Education

  • Closing Date:

  • Hours Per Day:
    Certification Status:
    Practice of psychology in an educational setting, as related to identification of, and services for, Exceptional Education students in 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 IDEA and Special Education rules and regulations.
    Strong psychometric background, including an understanding of, and ability to use, a variety of normative, criterion-based and informal assessments.
    Knowledge of the evaluation procedures for a diverse student population, including those with sensory and physical impairments.
    Understanding of child development, learning disorders, developmental disorders, and behavioral management.
    Ability to communicate complex psychological data to others, (parents, teachers, etc.) in a meaningful way, both orally and in writing.
    Sensitivity to cultural and linguistic differences.
    Knowledge of K-12 curricula.


    EdS or PhD in School Psychology, licensed Psychologist in AZ

    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
    Must release Social Security Number to be eligible for AHCCS-Provider ID Number.
    Must hold a current Driver’s license and personal vehicle insurance coverage 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 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
    LOCATION - Exceptional Education Department - District Wide - Sites May Vary
    Educational Leaders Inc. - Grade 1
    1.0 FTE - 8 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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