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School Psychologist at M-PESA Foundation Academy

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Nairobi

2 weeks ago


Job Description

Work in collaboration with counsellors to provide counselling, instruction, and mentoring for those struggling with social, emotional, and behavioural problems. Increase achievement by assessing barriers to learning and determining the best instructional strategies to improve learning. Promote wellness and resilience by reinforcing communication and social skills, problem solving, anger management, self-regulation, self-determination, and optimism. Conducts comprehensive psycho-educational evaluations of students referred for potential special education services. Administer, score, analyze and interpret intellectual, academic, social/emotional/behavioural and other psychometric assessments. Identify and address learning and behaviour problems that interfere with their personal success. Make referrals and help coordinate learner support service

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. At least 5-year experience working as a psychologist in a school set up or similar institution handling high school students

Education + Experience