Performs a variety of professional mental health duties required to plan and coordinate a comprehensive mental health services program for special needs/disabled children and plans and implements training for staff and parents in mental health and related issues.
Location: Alan Leis Center
Early Childhood Mental Health Specialist (OYO)
Contract Length: 219-Day Contract
Salary Grade [Salary Information]: US-Schedule B Grade 006
Open Until Filled: Yes
Re-Adv. Position: No
Qualifications: Master's degree in psychology or social work, professional certification in clinical social work desirable or enrollment in an approved program for licensure, and three years of experience as a social worker or psychologist, preferably in an early childhood/preschool setting; knowledge of psychological theory and practice as applied to the behavior and development of children; ability to apply knowledge to the needs and requirements of a public school system; ability to establish and maintain positive relationships with other professionals within the school and community; and skill in oral and written communications.
Posting Title: Early Childhood Mental Health Specialist (One Year Only)