Psychometrist – BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre
PHSA
Vancouver, BC
The successful candidate will provide psychometrist services to neuropsychologists. The psychometrist will support neuropsychologists through the administration and scoring of current intellectual, academic, social-emotional child and youth assessment protocols as part of a neuropsychological assessment. This position is critical to the management and procurement of assessment resources as well as assessment intake triaging.

The Psychometrist administers and scores a wide variety of psychodiagnostic tests under the supervision of a Staff Psychologist.

In this role, you will:
Administer specified psychological tests to specified patients as requested by the Staff Psychologist.
Score tests and submits results to the Psychologist.
Provide feedback to the Staff Psychologist on the patients’ behaviour and attitude during testing sessions.
Observe possible clinical indicators related to the diagnostic category of the patient and reports back to the Staff Psychologist.
Perform other related duties as required.

You hold:
Bachelor’s degree in Psychology supplemented by recognized training and/ or experience in administering a wide variety of psychodiagnostic tests or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience acceptable to the hospital..

You have:
Demonstrated the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Demonstrated the ability to organize and to prioritize workload.
Demonstrated the physical ability to perform the duties of the job.
Demonstrated the ability to relate to children.
Demonstrated the ability to follow hospital and departmental policies and procedures.

If this sounds like you, apply now!

About Us

BC Children's Hospital (BCCH) cares for the province's most acutely ill or injured children and youth, provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and offers a broad range of health services. Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (SHHC), a leading provincial facility offering specialized services to children and youth with developmental disabilities from birth to age 19, works collaboratively with BCCH. SHHC focuses on the child and their family while supporting health care professionals in their community. BCCH also operates a wide number of specialized health programs, is a leading acute care teaching facility, and conducts research to advance health and care through the BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute and in partnership with the University of British Columbia.

BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre (BCW) is the only facility in British Columbia devoted primarily to the health of women, newborns and families. It provides a broad range of specialized women’s health services that address the health needs of women of all ages and backgrounds. BC Women’s is one of the largest maternity facilities in Canada, with over 7,000 births a year, and is both the major primary and secondary maternity services provider in the Lower Mainland and the cornerstone of the provincial tertiary care system. As an academic health centre BCW’s mandate includes providing strong leadership in research and the education and professional development of health care professionals in areas related to the health of the populations we serve.

BCCH and BCW are part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: • Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose.

The PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

85047
Regular, Part-Time (0.58 FTE)
Wage: $30.75 to $38.33 per hour
Flexible Days; 0900-1642
4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 2N9

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