School Psychologist - TCRCE - Term (82181)





Tri-County Regional Centre for Education


The Tri-County Regional Centre for Education (TCRCE) encompasses the three (3) Counties of Shelburne, Yarmouth, and Digby serving approximately 6100 students in twenty-two (22) schools, composed of 13 Elementary Schools, 6 High Schools, 1 Middle School, and 2 Elementary/High Schools.


Regional Centres for Education have Employment Equity Policies and/or processes and we actively encourage applications from under-represented groups, particularly people of African Nova Scotian, African Canadian and African ancestry and Mi’kmaw/Indigenous ancestry. Please ensure that you complete the self-identification portion on the position application.


DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS (mm,dd,yyyy):   at 11:59pm.


Effective Dates (mm,dd,yyyy): 02/26/2024 to 01/03/2025 


Position Type: Term



Complete the online profile/resume - you can attach a resume to your profile, security checks, and reference letters if applicable.

Ensure your resume is up to date and includes all relevant education, experience, training, and certificates. 

(Please note: Failure to include your references will cause delay in processing your application, also you should include email addresses for your references, this will speed up the process.) 



Assignment: School Psychologist 

** There is a possibility of the start date being prior to the date listed, and being extended **


Location:  Student Services - Tri-County Regional Centre for Education 


We are part of the collaborative professional team with Student Services consisting of, School Psychologists, Speech Language Pathologists, SchoolsPlus Staff, Student Services Consultants/Autism Support Teachers and SLD Teachers and Enhanced programming Teachers. Responsibilities include collaborative consultation with school based teams, informal and formal assessment, development of program plans to increase student success for those experiencing both academic and behavior challenges and counseling. Furthermore, the School Psychologist works closely with teachers, Teacher Assistants, Administrative Staff, other professionals and parents.


The Successful Candidate will have:

  • Master Degree in School Psychology
  • Eligible for registration with the Nova Scotia Psychological Board of Examiners.
  • Meet requirements for Candidate Register
  • Experience administering, interpreting and communicating the results of psycho-educational assessments.
  • Experience delivering a variety of professional development sessions.
  • Experience in counseling.
  • Experience providing behavioral consultations and providing recommendations.  
  • Proven ability to communicate and work alongside diverse cultural and racial backgrounds.
  • Demonstrated ability to value the voice and contribution of others while remaining open to corrective criticism.
  • Completion of WHMIS and First Aid, or willingness to obtain upon hire.



Once You've Applied:

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. A notification email will be sent when the position has been filled. 



The Tri-County Regional Centre for Education requires that all newly hired employees provide a satisfactory Child Abuse Register Check and Criminal Record / Vulnerable Sector Checks. If you have current security checks less than 3 months old you can attach these checks to your profile / resume, otherwise, you will receive instructions once a decision has been made on your application. 


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