Psychometrist

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Psychometrist

Developmental Services of Leeds and Grenville
Location: Brockville, Ontario
Posted: September 8th 2019
Deadline: September 23rd, 2019
Description:

Developmental Services of Leeds and Grenville (DSLG) is currently recruiting for a Psychometrist. This is a full-time contract (1 year) position.

The position of the Psychometrist is responsible for conducting and interpreting psychological evaluations in order to articulate the ability structure of the referred client and their interactions with the physical and social environment. The Psychometrist provides assessments and consultations to clients, families, agencies and other government services and develops recommendations for support and interventions designed to enhance the adaption of the client and his or her environment.

Qualifications
  • Undergraduate degree in psychology or a related field
  • Master’s degree in psychology is preferred
  • 5 years of related experience
  • Knowledge of the needs and best practice service standards for persons with developmental disabilities
  • Well-developed support and interview skills to assist client facilitation
  • Able to work with a multi-disciplinary team
  • Good interpersonal skills including the ability to build rapport and trust
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Able to explain abstract concepts to clients and professionals of varied backgrounds and abilities
  • Sound judgment and interpretive skills
  • Detailed working knowledge of the theoretical underpinnings of each of the psychological tests used
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Extensive experience conducting psychological evaluations and test analysis documentation
  • CPI, CPR and First Aid certifications would be an asset
  • Valid Ontario driver’s licence and access to a reliable vehicle
Additional Information

Please forward all applications by September 23rd, 2019 at 4pm.

Developmental Services of Leeds and Grenville welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Contact Information
Krista Beaupre, Human Resources Manager
Developmental Services of Leeds and Grenville
61 King Street East,
Brockville, Ontario, Canada
K6V 1B2

Email: kbeaupre@dslg.ca
Website: www.developmentalservices.com
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