South Carolina Association of School Psychologists

Supporting learning and mental health of youth in South Carolina.

Aiken County School District

17 Dec 2019 2:27 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
Employer Name Aiken County School District
Description of the position: The Aiken County Public School District (ACPSD), currently has immediate full-time openings for school psychologists or school psychology interns. Our K-12 district has more than 24,000 students and 42 schools. ACPSD offers a diverse, expanding portfolio of options—including neighborhood, charter, magnet, and Language Immersion schools. School psychologists play a critical role in supporting students and families in ACPSD. School Psychologists typically have a 2 school assignment, which allows them to engage in both prevention and intervention. We offer a competitive starting salary and full benefits. Please go to acpsd.net to apply for a position or contact sped@acpsd.net for more information.

We have a competitive salary that ranges from $55,378 to $79,163 depending on experience.

We are working to implement a multi-tiered system of supports and our school psychologists are integral to our efforts for school improvement. We value your expertise and provide plenty of support to early career school psychologists. Our school psychologists have leadership opportunities and can engage in a variety of special projects whether it be related to Autism, preschool services, behavior interventions, or alternative schools.

Pre-doctoral and post-doctoral supervision by licensed psychologists may also be available for those who will be seeking licensure as a psychologist through their state's Department of Occupational and Professional Licensing. In addition, BCBA supervision may also available.

Aiken is located in a beautiful area of South Carolina across the Savannah River from Augusta Georgia. It is conveniently located only two and a half hours from several major cities including Atlanta, Georgia; Greenville and Charleston, South Carolina; and Charlotte, North Carolina. You are within two hours from the beach or the mountains. We are a culturally rich community with a strong appreciation of the arts, athletic and equestrian worlds. Aiken is well known for Hitchcock Woods, one of the largest forests in the US with 70 miles of trails for hikers, nature enthusiasts, and equestrians. Aiken also has a lively downtown full of shops, restaurants, and breweries.

Requirements

Master's or Specialist degree in school psychology and eligibility for licensure as a school psychologist by the South Carolina State Office of Education.  School psychology interns must be enrolled in a Master's or Specialist's Degree graduate program in school psychology and authorized by their university to complete an internship.
Type of position Full-time
Part-time
Internship
Job Description
Contact person for job posting: Philip Young
E-mail pyoung@acpsd.net
Phone Number (803) 989-3675
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