Under the direction of the Director of Special Education, provides psychoeducational diagnostic assessment for referred students (0-22); consults with parents, teachers and administrators regarding students with learning or adjustment problems; counsels students and families in crisis, develops short- term and behavioral interventions; and assists in coordination of placement meetings and annual reviews.
ESSENTIAL JOB TASKS:
Assists teachers in developing behavioral management systems, educational objectives, needs statements and written instructional
Provides inservice and support services to classroom teachers, resource specialists and other educational
Consults with appropriate special education support
Provides short-term counseling services to students and families in groups or as
Provides crisis intervention counseling as required or
Provides pupil guidance services as identified in
Offers preventive mental health services such as classroom values presentations, stress
Provides a written psychoeducational case study and evaluation as needed by the IEP, EAS and/or other professionals which include: summary of the assessment of the cognitive, affective and sensorimotor areas.
Participates in parent/teacher conferences as
Assists in the formulation of Special Education policies and procedures and provides services as a member of the IEP Team and/or the Educational Assessment
Provides ongoing re-evaluation of students as per legal
instructional materials and techniques
assessment instruments and procedures
relate to parents, students and staff in a positive mode
develop instructional alternatives
identify learning problems
measure strengths and deficits relating to a child's learning difficulties
Must possess a Pupil Personnel Services Credential with authorization in School Psychology
Possession of a valid California driver's license
An employment entrance exam will be required of the candidates selected
Preschool experience desirable
Additional Salary Information: Please visit https://www.tcsos.us/human-resources/salary-schedules/ to view the most up-to-date salary schedule.
Also salary schedules will increase by 3% of 7/1/2018.
About Tuolumne County Superintendent of School
Tuolumne County is located on the west side of the Sierra Nevada foothills. We are 2 1/2 hours east of San Francisco and in the middle of Gold Country. The Stanislaus National Forest, Yosemite National Park and other surrounding areas provide natural vistas and settings for hiking, water skiing, horseback riding, rafting, camping, snowmobiling, boating, snow skiing, fishing and other outdoor activities. Historic hotels, golf courses, numerous and varied dining establishments, historic saloons, wineries and a hard cider distillery, train rides, casinos, museums, two state historic parks, live theatre and many bed-and-breakfast inns are among the many other attributes that make the county a great place to live and raise a family.
The Tuolumne County Superintendent of Schools desires to provide a comprehensive, research-based curriculum that motivates every student to succeed. We believe kids come first and you are the one to make every student obtain their dream.