Part Time Study Counselor

Penn State University

College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Campus City:
Hershey, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
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The Attention and Behavior Clinic in the Department of Psychiatry is seeking two to three Counselors to assist with an investigational medicine study for the treatment of ADHD in medically healthy adults ages 18 to 60. The effects of the medication on attention and impulse control are being tested in a simulated workplace setting. Work hours will consist of approximately a 10 hour day on Saturday, June gth and up to a 20 hour day on Saturday, June 15th with all work occurring at the Penn State Health Medical Group Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic, 22 Northeast Drive, Hershey, PA. If you will be a new Penn State Health employee, an all-day new hire orientation and additional trainings may be needed prior to these days. This position is typically filled by an undergraduate or graduate-level student with a background in clinical psychology, school psychology, education, social work, or related program. Counselors will work with faculty investigators and provide direct supervision of adult study participants and assist with collection of study ratings during the two simulated workplace days. Compensation is an hourly rate of $10 to $20 based on experience and qualifications. Experience working in medical/behavioral health settings or with clinical research is preferred but professional certification/licensure is not required. Counselors must be available all dates.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088