Join the HJF Team!
HJF is seeking a Psychologist to support the Preventing Obesity in Military Communities – Adolescents (POMC-A) study at the Medical and Clinical Psychology Department in Bethesda, MD. Duties will include conducting group sessions and providing clinical supervision.HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to the Medical and Clinical Psychology Department.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Expertise in interpersonal psychotherapy, knowledge of DSM-5, background in psychology, previous clinical experience, ability to follow instructions, good clinical rapport, ability to take initiative to solve problems; familiarity with military medical system desirable.
Minimum Education/Training Requirements: Ph.D. Degree in Psychology
Minimum Experience: 0 to 2 years related experience in a psychiatry service
Physical Capabilities: Walking, standing, and sitting.
Supervisory Responsibilities/Controls: Supervise and assist post-doctoral fellows, graduate students, and research coordinators
Work Environment: Works in a well-lighted and heated office, may be required from time-to-time to work in open clinic
Background: Eligibility to obtain a Common Access Card (CAC); eligibility to obtain and hold a Public Trust background.
Employment with HJF is contingent upon successful completion of a background check, which may include, but is not limited to, contacting your professional references, verification of previous employment, addresses, education, and credentials, a criminal background check, drug screening, and a department of motor vehicle (DMV) check.
HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.