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Travel SLP - $1,650 to $2,000 per week in Stafford, VA

Employer
AMN Healthcare Allied
Location
Stafford, Virginia, US
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Jun 23, 2024

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Sector
Academic / Research
Field
Conservation science
Discipline
Other
Salary Type
Salary
Employment Type
Full time
Job Description & Requirements
Psychologist - School - (PSY - School)
StartDate: 2/5/2024 Available Shifts: 7 D Pay Rate: $1650.00 - $2000.00

AMN Healthcare is partnering with a local school district to hire a School-Based Psychologist for a job near the Stafford Virginia area. This job will be working with one of the top districts in the area to provide services to children of all ages. Requirements include a graduate-level degree in School Psychology, as well as an internship one academic year in length consisting of at least 1,200 hours of supervised practice (600 of which must be in a school setting. The School Psychologist will work with the district assessment team comprised of an Educational Evaluator and a Speech-Language Pathologist to complete all special education eligibility determinations. Additionally, the School Psychologist will consult with school-based teams on behavior and therapeutic concerns. Clear, articulate written and verbal communication is a must, as is the ability to explain results to a varied audience. Candidates with previous school experience a plus! Essential duties for the School Psychologist will be to provide counseling services to students on IEPs as well as to the regular education population (mood disorders, autism, anxiety, depression, ADHD, social skill deficits, conduct disorders) in order to foster positive coping strategies, motivation, and skill development. This person will also coordinate outreach activities that support students and families including pediatricians, outside counseling agencies and agencies such as DCF, DMH, etc Other Job Requirements include: Completion of a criminal record check and licensing as a School Psychologist by the State Department of Education.

Required Qualifications
VA LIC, School EXP

Preferred Qualifications
VA LIC, School EXP

Facility Location
Just 40 miles south of Washington D.C. and 60 miles north of Richmond, Stafford offers a variety of things to do. Crow's Nest Natural Area Preserve is a large wilderness area located between the Potomac creek and Accokeek creek. Bring your kayak and see wildlife along the water. The perfect town for any adventurer.
Hospitals Located Near Stafford:
• Mary Washington Hospital
• Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
• Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center
• Snowden at Fredericksburg
• Fort Belvoir Community Hospital

Job Benefits
Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Competitive Housing Deal
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!


About the Company
At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

psychologist, psychology, psych, allied, allied health

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