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LCMC Health Psychometrist in New Orleans, Louisiana

Children's Hospital of New Orleans is a leader in Pediatric care throughout the Southeast region. We are seeking a dynamic Psychometrist. The mission of making care available to all children has allowed Children's to grow as an organization. Children's Hospital is a not-for-profit medical center offering the most advanced pediatric care for children from birth to 21 years. With over 40 pediatric specialties and more than 400 physicians, it is the only full-service hospital exclusively for children in Louisiana and the Gulf South. We invite you to experience the magic of Children's Hospital.

POSITION SUMMARY: Children’s Hospital is recruiting for a full time psychometrist to provide testing services to children and adolescents in our outpatient clinic(s). Successful candidates will have a bachelors degree in Psychology or related field, a strong passion and interest working with children, be organized and detailed oriented and willing to learn. Prior psychometry experience ideal but not required. Specific experience with intellectual and developmental testing a bonus. The person in this role will work with children referred for evaluation under the supervision of a licensed psychologist. Presenting concerns include Autism spectrum disorder, developmental disabilities, ADHD and mood disorders.

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Provision of psychometric testing to patients as directed, both inpatient and outpatients

  • Scoring and preparing of behavioral observations to the supervising psychologist with 3 working days

  • Other duties as assigned

    JOB SPECIFICATIONS

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or related field, prefer Master’s degree

EXPERIENCE: prefer experience testing children and adolescents

SKILLS: Provide clinical services to children and their families

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: none

WORKING/ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:

REQUIRED PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: none

As a member of our team, you will not only experience personal reward, you will also find tangible benefits for you and your family. For more information please go to www.chnola.org. Children's Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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