JOB DESCRIPTION: Enable students to derive the fullest possible educational experience from school.
Assess children through appropriate evaluation techniques under the
guidance of the school psychologist.
Provide appropriate intervention strategies following the assessment
process under the guidance of the school psychologist.
Report assessment results to parents and teachers under the
guidance of the psychologist.
Serve as a member of the Child Study Team with the guidance of
Participates in in-service training.
Gain familiarity with the duties of the school psychologist,
including a knowledge of assessment, utilization of school and
community resources, and the operation of the public school
Maintain records of assessment techniques and results.
Actively seeks greater knowledge of the field, through further
education, professional journals and professional organizations.
Increases knowledge of the classroom, learning environment and
child development by active participation in the classroom.
QUALIFICATIONS: · Master's Degree with a major in psychology
Official letter of approval as a school psychologist intern from the Illinois Office of Education
SALARY: $15,000 stipend