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Psychometrist

Requisition #

67706BR

Physical Location

New Ulm, Minnesota

Posted Date

21-Sep-2020

Schedule Type

Full-Time

Dept. Name

Orthopedics

Hours Per Week

40

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

New Ulm Medical Center, located in south central Minnesota, seeks to be a national model for rural health. New Ulm Medical Center is an award-winning, full-service health care campus, providing an array of patient care services through its integrated clinic and hospital, in addition to home health, hospice and ambulance services. Specialty services include Virginia Piper Cancer Center®, Minneapolis Heart Institute®, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM, the Birth Center and John Nasseff Neuroscience Institute. With 500+ employees, 50+ providers and 35 staffed beds, New Ulm Medical Center serves 70,000+ patients annually.  Our strong partnership with the community we serve also drives The Heart of New Ulm: a research study that has grown into an award-winning initiative, led by fellow community members, to reduce the incidence of heart attacks. 

Responsibilities

Req ID: 67706
  • Administer standardized tests to adults including measures of mood and neuropsychological measures of intelligence, language, reasoning, memory, executive abilities, achievement, perception, motor skill and coordination, and sensory activity
  • Provide support and encouragement to maximize test reliability
  • Record individuals responses neatly and in the manner prescribed for each test
  • Score tests for which objective scoring criteria are available
  • Prepare reports on individuals behavior during testing, especially behavior that may affect test results
  • Keeps records of testing supplies and equipment
  • Orders replacement tests and supplies as needed

Education

  • Graduation from college (4 year degree) with a major in psychology or a closely related field
  • Possession of an honours degree in Psychology or a four year bachelors degree in psychology (B psych) or equivalent qualification including modules in testing, assessment, and statistics

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Training in administering and scoring individual psychological tests – particularly cognitive tests; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Skills

  • Must satisfactorily complete a minimum of 6 months in an appropriately supervised practicum in psychological testing and assessment under the guidance and supervision of a PhD/licensed psychologist

Work Schedule

  • Primarily Monday through Friday days shifts, could have some early evening or Occasional Weekends shifts depending on need.

Location/Community Information

New Ulm is nestled just 90 miles southwest of the Twin Cities, in the heart of the Minnesota River Valley. The town is famous for its authentic German heritage, celebrated in festivals, historic monuments, attractions, shopping and many cultural events. Three school systems, complemented by numerous parks, safe neighborhoods and abundant recreational opportunities, make New Ulm an outstanding place both to live and work. 

New Ulm:

  • Located 90 miles southwest of the Twin Cities
  • Population = 13,210
  • Service Area = 40,000

Community Resource Links:

Allina Health-New Ulm

Community Information

New Ulm Journal

Explore Minnesota

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

67706BR
Mental Health / Social Svcs