SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY INTERNSHIP


Job Type

Full Time

Published:

04/16/2018

Address

190 Cummins Highway
Boston
Massachusetts
02131
United States

Description

The Role

Under the supervision of a licensed school psychologist develop skills in order to:

  • Conduct comprehensive evaluations including cognitive, academic, attention, social/emotional and functional behavior assessments
  • Provide counseling services, both individually and in small groups
  • Participate actively in IEP and Child Study Team meetings in order to produce comprehensive and appropriate educational plans for students
  • Serve as a liaison between the school, student, parent and external agencies
  • Make referrals to external agencies and appropriate programs for students in need of support services
  • Provide crisis intervention for students, which may include risk assessments, safety contracts and social service interventions
  • Collaborate with parents and teachers, engaging them as partners in the student’s therapeutic intervention
  • Conduct classroom screening to assist teachers in planning effective educational strategies for all students
  • Perform other related duties as requested by supervisor

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree
  • Currently enrolled in a NASP accredited school psychology program 
  • Shared dedication to the Brooke Charter School philosophy and mission
  • In good academic standing
  • Meeting all graduate school program criteria to apply for internship
  • Passed course work related to theory, administration, and interpretation of standardized instruments
  • Excellent skills in the areas of teamwork, oral and written communication, and organization
  • Commitment to ensuring academic success for all students

Additional Requirements

  • Official copy of graduate school transcript
  • Letter from graduate school program director verifying that the candidate is in good academic standing and eligible for internship. 


Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply


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