Date Posted: Jun 29, 2020
Thames Valley District School Board

Job Description

PSYCHOMETRIST

POSITION TITLE: Psychometrist
SALARY RANGE: $62,903 - $85,916 per year
DATE OF VACANCY: 2020 September
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 2020 July 08

POSITION SUMMARY: The Psychometrist is responsible to administer standardized intellectual tests and other measures to identify learning disabilities, problems and strengths related to achievement; specify needs for individualized teaching approaches and/or special programming; recommend further involvement with specialists, agencies or institutions.  Interpretation of test results is communicated through written reports and orally to parents, teachers and the multi-disciplinary team to assist in making important decisions about the student’s personal/educational future.  Psychometrists are also involved with School Program Teams in other activities, such as behaviour management, under the supervision of a psychologist.

QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from a Master’s Degree program in Psychology or equivalent qualification with competencies in the assessment and intervention with children and adolescents.  Successful candidates must be eligible for registration with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario and will be required to provide proof of application to the college prior to commencing employment.

The recruitment process requires a criminal background check for work with vulnerable persons.

Please note that it is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is received by Human Resources on or before the deadline date.

If you were educated outside of Canada, you must have your certificates and/or diplomas or degrees assessed against Canadian education standards. This will enable you to provide proof of Canadian equivalency when applying for a job. The Alliance of Credential Evaluation Services of Canada is a membership organization that offers fair and credible academic credential assessment services in Canada. (NOTE: This is different from translating credentials into English). 


If you have a disability that requires an accommodation to assist you with any aspect of the hiring process, please contact the Staffing Specialist listed below for assistance.

Please use the "APPLY FOR THIS POSITION" link below to submit your electronic application.  Only applications submitted using this link will be considered.

E. Greenham, Staffing Specialist, Human Resources

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.






 
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