Devereux- Children’s Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Services (CIDDS)
- Job ID: 2873414
- Application Deadline:
Posted until Filled
January 29, 2018
- Starting Date:
Devereux Advanced Children's Behavioral Health Services, located in Malvern PA, is currently seeking a School Psychologist for our Approved Private Academic School, which provides educational services to children and adolescents ages 8 -21 years with Emotional Disturbances, Learning Disabilities, and Conduct Disorders. This position focuses on Functional Behavioral Assessment, Positive Behavioral Intervention and consultation with educational staff on the implementation of interventions and individualized plans for each student. Our school year runs for 41 weeks, with summers off.
What Will This Opportunity Offer You?
- Ability to conduct school-wide and class-wide climate assessments, provide behavioral consultation services to teachers, and participate in outcome initiatives.
- Ability to consult with district and/or school leadership teams to improve school climate and student behaviors.
- Develop and implement training programs using an active training style.
- Participate in the design and implementation of applied research and engage in data-based decision making at the school and individual student levels.
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.
Click on the following link to see why we are a great place to work: http://benefits.devereux.org.
- Position Type: Full-time
- Positions Available: 1