Job location: Charlottesville, VA
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-04-16
Administers and scores a battery (>50) neuropsychological and psychological tests of cognitive and neuro-psychiatric functioning. Gathers data and make computations. Position involves working with children adolescents and adults with significant CNS disease such as brain tumors or traumatic brain injury. Some of these patients will have concomitant psychological or psychiatric disorders.
- Administers and scores a battery of neuro-psychological and psychological tests of cognitive and neuro-psychiatric functioning.
- Completes applicable evaluation materials with the patient.
- Maintains testing supplies and materials.
- Assumes responsibility for professional development of self and contributes to and assists with the professional development of others.
- In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree
Experience: No experience required. Preferred experience working with children of all ages, experience with standardized psychological test administration, knowledge of behavior management techniques for eliciting on-task behavior in children, hild development coursework in undergraduate or graduate school, Detail-oriented and organized approach
Licensure: None required
Job requires standing and sitting for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping and reaching (overhead, extensive, and repetitive). Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 50 - 100lbs. May be exposed to radiation, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.