PSYCHOMETRIST 2, CORP (50% FTE, 20 HOURS PER WEEK)

University of Washington Medical Center - Seattle, WA (30+ days ago)4.2


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PSYCHOMETRIST 2, CORP (50% FTE, 20 HOURS PER WEEK)

Req #:
156783

Department:
HMC COMPREHENSIVE OUTPATIENT REHAB PROGRAM

Job Location:
Downtown Seattle/Harborview

Posting Date:
06/06/2018

Closing Info:
Open Until Filled

Salary:
50% of $3,604-$5,008 per month

Shift:
First Shift

Notes:
This is a part-time, 50% FTE position (20 hours per week).

This position provides opportunities to work in a fast-paced, challenging, diverse and rewarding environment. As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.

As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD, Center for Advanced Reconstruction and Rehabilitation (CARER), and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. In addition to the centers of emphasis, HMC serves a mission population for King County. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region. HMC is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine. The UW is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions.

Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.

HMC Comprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Program (CORP) has an outstanding opportunity for a 50% FTE, part-time Psychometrist 2. Reporting to the Clinic Manager/Assistant Manager and under general direction provided by neuropsychologist, the Psychometrist will administer and score psychological tests. Assess client's or subject's response to test conditions and adapt testing procedures with consultation with neuropsychologist as necessary. Administer and score standardized and specialized tests.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Administers, and scores psychological tests; evaluates behavior of individuals being tested, recommends addition or deletion of tests.

  • Troubleshoots difficult testing situations. Administers tests that are not in the general adult testing battery.

  • Administers and assists with the evaluation of experimental tests; conducts literature search to assist in determining suitable testing methods.

  • Develops instructional manuals, patient education, etc.

  • May assist in instruction of students, interns and other staff in use of tests and testing procedures as assigned by Lead or Manager.

  • Coordinates testing schedule. Communicates with management when volumes low or access limited.

  • Performs duties of Psychometrist 1.

  • Performs related duties as required.


  • REQUIREMENTS:

    A Master's Degree with major study in psychology or a closely related field with emphasis in tests and measurement OR

    a Bachelor's Degree in a behavioral or social science AND two years of experience in psychological testing

    OR

    two years of experience as a Psychometrist I

    OR

    equivalent education/experience.

    REQUIREMENTS:

    see above

    The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

    The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 / 206-543-6452 (tty) or dso@uw.edu.

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