Park Rapids School District is seeking a School Psychologist beginning the 2022-2023 school year.  This position will be itinerant through PAWN for Park Rapids School District 309 and Pine Point School 025 in Ponsford, MN.

Current licensure preferred or the ability to obtain MN licensure.  Candidates should have the ability to work as a team in planning and teaching to create a positive learning environment, as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills. Teachers at Park Rapids Area Schools are supported through staff development and a teacher mentoring program. We believe in supporting teacher growth and program success.

School Psychologist – PAWN Special Education

Location:  

  • Park Rapids Area Schools ISD #309

  • Pine Point ISD #025
     

Qualifications:   

  • Ed.S. (Specialist Degree) in School Psychology and MN license in School Psychology 

  • Experience in schools preferred 

  • Certification from the National Association of School Psychologists

 

Position Summary:

  • The school psychologist provides a full range of school psychological services to students ages 0-21 including screening and assessment, consultation and advisement, and program evaluation to help ensure that students’ needs are being met.

  • Within the assigned district(s) actively participate in the multidisciplinary team throughout the process of problem solving interventions to child study through the assessment process and providing ongoing consultation to ensure students’ needs are being met.

  • Collaborate with educators, administrators, support staff, families, and other mental health professionals to create safe, healthy and supportive learning environments for students and to strengthen connections between home and school. 

  • Participate as an integral member of the PAWN Special Education Team to provide ongoing support, training, and services to the PAWN member districts.

Interested applicants should apply online at www.parkrapids.k12.mn.us under the Human Resources tab.