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 temporary/hourly 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.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.