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Child Psychologist

Apply Now Job Number: 501979
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida
Department: MSC-DCO Funded
Categories: Healthcare - Clinic Administration, Medical Professionals & Technicians

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Job Title: Child Psychologist
Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Job Category: Exempt
Hiring Range: Commensurate with experience
Pay Basis:


Subject to Grant Funding?: Yes  
Essential Job Functions: 1. Hire, train, supervise, and evaluate all clinic staff.

2. Administer the budget and any applicable grants and contracts.

3. Provide billing information to finance department.

4. Provide required reports to grant and contract agencies and NSU departments.

5. Provide direct services to clients including evaluation, assessment, and therapeutic interventions in English and Spanish.

6. Provide consultation to all programs providing direct services to children and families within the Psychology Services Center.

7. Supervise and coordinate screenings and assessments for children in all programs.

8. Provide supervision for all psychology practicum, interns, and postdoctoral students.

9. Work with the Directors of the Autism Consortium, the Baudhuin School, and Research and Grants to coordinate opportunities for practicum students, interns, and researchers.

10. Work with the Director of Research and Grants to assist in and carry out any research projects approved by the administration and IRB.

11. Develop and provide a wide range of family support programs, workshops, seminars, and parenting classes.

12. Represent College of Psychology on local, state, and national committees and boards and on NSU committees.

13. Write for publication.

14. Present at local, state, and national level professional conferences.

15. Develop marketing materials, serve public relations functions, and market programs at local, state, and national conferences.

16. Performs other duties as assigned or required.
Marginal Job Functions:  
Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: Ability to travel to local, state, and national programs and conferences.
Job Requirements:  
Required Certifications/Licensures: Florida License or License eligible.
Required Education: Doctoral Degree
Major (if required): Clinical or School Psychology
Required Experience: Two (2) years experience evaluating children for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and developmental disabilities.

Preferred Qualifications: Bilingual in Spanish and English
Is this a safety sensitive position? No  
Background Screening Required? Yes  
Pre-Employment Conditions:

To ensure a safe learning environment for students and staff, as a condition of employment the selected candidate will need to provide proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination prior to commencement of employment or an approved exemption and reasonable accommodation.


Sensitivity Disclaimer: Nova Southeastern University is in full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and does not discriminate with regard to applicants or employees with disabilities, and will make reasonable accommodation when necessary.

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