Psychologist

Location
Atlanta, Georgia
Posted
Dec 04, 2018
Closes
Jan 03, 2019
Position Type
Contract / Freelance
Degree Level
Doctorate

Jewish Family & Career Services “JF&CS” is a Georgia non-profit organization with a roughly 13 million dollar budget.  The agency makes hope and opportunity happen by providing integrated programs and services that maximize self-sufficiency and quality of life.  The JF&CS Foundation holds the agency’s endowment and restricted fund assets. JF&CS is now seeking a Psychologist.

PURPOSE: To provide psychoeducational evaluations. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

Testing and evaluation primarily of children and adolescents which includes:

  • Intake with parents

  • Two day evaluation

  • Classroom observation as requested

  • School meetings and communication with schools as requested

  • Written report

  • Oral feedback to parents

  • Oral feedback to child as appropriate

  • Follow up as appropriate

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • This individual must be a licensed Ph.D or Psy.D. level clinical psychologist. This individual must have direct psychological testing experience as well as experience working with children.

  • This individual must have strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to quickly build trust and rapport with parents and children, Professionalism, accuracy in scoring, and timeliness of written reports is also required.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Doctorate in clinical psychology. Experience providing psychoeducational evaluations. Experience working with a varied population, with emphasis working with children, adolescents, and families. The individual is a good team player and able to work with a high degree of autonomy. Interest and or experience working in the Jewish community.

**Interested applicants should submit a psychoeducational evaluation report sample **

You are welcome to apply online at https://www.jfcsatl.org  Click on the "About Us" tab at the top of the page and select "Jobs at JFCS."  Click on "View job opportunities at JFCS” and "View all” to create an account and apply.

 

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