Psychology

Opportunities for Psychology Students

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From time to time, the Department of Psychology will post opportunities to this page and update this information. 

As always, please remember that we do not explicitly endorse the opportunities that we pass along and we recommend that you do your own research. Our faculty would be happy to help students and alumni with that process.

If you would like to have an opportunity posted here, please email details to Steve Antol (s.antol@csuohio.edu). 

For information on external career services and professional organizations, please use this link


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Classroom Behavior Therapist

Our facilities are dedicated to treatment, education, and research for children, adolescents, young adults and families dealing with autism spectrum disorders. The Lerner School is a full year center-based program that utilizes the principles of ABA. The school serves students diagnosed with autism ages 2-22. The Classroom Behavior Therapist position is full time, salaried position with benefits.

Responsibilities:

  • Implements specific curricula designed to work toward each student’s goals using ABA techniques
  • Follows and implements behavior plans
  • Creates and prepares all necessary student materials
  • Maintains professional communication with families and co-workers

Benefits:

  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • BCBA Supervision Hours
  • Resident Educator Mentoring
  • Generous Paid Time Off (7 weeks plus additional time accrued)
  • Medical, Vision, Dental
  • Retirement

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Child Life, Child Development, Psychology, Social Work, Education or closely related field
  • Experience with Autism, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
  • Educational Aide Permit (EAP) through the Ohio Department of Education

Visit clevelandclinic.jobs and search Classroom Behavioral Therapist to apply today.

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Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.​​​​​​​


CLEVELAND RAPE CRISIS CENTER
Title: Client Access Specialist

Position Summary:
This position is responsible for providing CRCC’s 24-Hour Support Services including survivor care in Hospitals and Police Stations, as well as Phone and Text/Chat Hotline coverage to ensure all survivors and co-survivors of sexual abuse, rape and human trafficking in Northeast Ohio have immediate 24/7 access to support, education, crisis stabilization and follow up services. This position is also responsible for completing the client intake and initial engagement session scheduling, assessing callers’ needs, gathering information from callers requesting survivor services, and linking callers to the appropriate CRCC service(s) or other resources outside the center as necessary. Additional responsibilities of this position include receiving all incoming calls to the agency and transferring callers to appropriate staff, providing exceptional, traumainformed client/ customer service to all who call or visit CRCC, providing reception coverage as needed and lending administrative support to the agency at large. 

Qualifications: Required: minimum of one-year experience in a social services position. BA in related field preferred, LSW preferred. Experience working with trauma is preferred. Knowledge of intake procedures is a plus. The ideal candidate will possess knowledge of cultural diversity and working with minorities; knowledge of community resources and social service providers. Must be able to work well with staff and to communicate effectively. Ability to handle crisis situations with a minimum of supervision. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills required. 

Cleveland Rape Crisis Center is dedicated to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

For more information on this position, please use this link.  You can apply for this position here.


Rewarding & Enjoyable Summer Teaching Jobs

Teach Reading Classes to Students of All Ages

Now Accepting Applications for Summer 2021

The Institute of Reading Development is now hiring summer teachers for our live online reading skills programs for students of all ages. Our programs provide students with the skills, books, and experiences they need to achieve greater success in school and beyond.

As an Institute teacher you will:

•    Earn between $600-$700 per week.
•    Improve your teaching skills and confidence during our comprehensive, paid training program.
•    Gain valuable teaching experience with a variety of age groups from 4-year-olds to high school students.
•    Help your students become successful readers with a love of great books.

We provide comprehensive training and ongoing support for our teachers, so we do not require teaching certification or experience to apply. All applicants must have a bachelor’s degree or higher and must be available to teach classes five days a week, including both weekend days. We are looking for full-time teachers with availability to work 37-40 hours per week during the summer. There will be some opportunities for continued employment with the Institute after the summer. 

Successful Institute teachers:
•    Have strong reading skills and read for pleasure.
•    Are responsible and hard-working, with strong communication and organizational skills.
•    Are comfortable and confident with technology.
•    Are patient and supportive with students and parents.

Apply Now​​​​​​​

Learn more about us and our reading programs at https://readingprograms.org/about-us/.