Psych: School Psychologist need in Merced, CA

Merced, CA 15 days ago

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Category Schools - School Psychologist
Job Type Contract

PYSCH: School Psychologists needed near Merced, CA for 2024/2025 School Year.

As one of the nation's largest healthcare staffing companies, we genuinely appreciate the opportunity to pair talented caregivers with the nation’s best hospitals/schools and healthcare providers in the positions that make a difference daily. Soliant Health is in search of a qualified and experienced School Psychologist for a full-time position in a school district near Merced, CA.

Position Description:

  • Full-Time: 37.5 hours a week
  • Dates: 8/21/24 - 05/12/2025
  • Caseload: Elementary/Middle School (6th grade)

Job Qualifications:

  • Requires a Master’s Level Degree in School Psychology
  • NASP certification
  • Must have an active School Psychology State License


  • Advise and assist the principals in a staff capacity in evaluating the quality of teaching and learning consistent with the basic philosophy and goals of the district.
  • Provide leadership through the principals in implementing an effective method of supervision and evaluation of teacher performance, with special emphasis being placed on the new teacher.
  • Aid the superintendent, Director of Human Resources and principals in the establishment, implementation, and evaluation of policies relative to promotion, transfer and dismissal of instructional personnel.
  • Establish and communicate a district-wide philosophy of least restrictive environment for serving special needs students. 
  • Guide the development and implementation of long-range and short-range plans for achieving special education goals and objectives in alignment with the school district’s strategic plan. 
  • Ensures compliance with federal and state regulations as they pertain to Chapter 14, 15, and Chapter 16 regulations.
  • Serve as the District’s liaison in all matters concerning Chapter 14, 15 and 16 students served with individualized planning.
  • Develop, monitor, and manage 504 service plan agreements.  
  • Direct special education services for all students with disabilities and ensure that students have access to the school district’s core curriculum. 
  • Monitor the development and implementation of all aspects of the special education program process. 
  • Coordinates state assessments for special education students in the district and in special education programs.
  • Oversee the Extended School Year (ESY) program. 
  • Assume responsibility for Child Find activities including the coordination of all schools’ referral activities, screenings and early intervention transitioning students. 
  • Coordinates special education placements outside of the public school system.
  • Coordinates transportation of special education students within the district and in placements outside of the district.   
  • Collaborate with school-based administrators and central office administrators regarding the discipline of students with disabilities. 
  • Assume other duties as assigned by the Superintendent of Schools.

Benefits and Compensation:

  • Competitive weekly compensation (W-2)
  • 401k matching
  • Insurance offered: Health, Optical and Dental

If you or anyone you know is interested in this position, please contact Andre Cinicola directly at (678)-497 - 4807. For immediate consideration, email your updated resume to [email protected] All applicants will be contacted within 24 hours.


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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  • Competitive Salary
  • Weekly Paycheck
  • Matching 401(k) Plan
  • Extensive Medical Coverage
  • Licensing Assistance
  • Custom Housing
  • Travel Assistance
  • Professional Development Reimbursement