Schedule: Full Time Temporary 60-80
Shift: Day shift
Hours: Varies
Job Details:
  • All applicants must complete the employment application along with a video interview within three business days to be considered for this position. Please click the following link when you are ready to complete the video. The process will take approximately 30 minutes.



    Job Responsibilities:

    The Summer Scholar Counselor position is for Children's Mercy Summer Treatment Program (STP) an evidence-based therapeutic summer day camp for children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).  Lead Counselors assist in treatment delivery with the goal of improving child ADHD related impairments (e.g., social, academic and behavioral).  Lead Counselors assist with supervising the counselor duties of the 3-4 counselors in their group. The position is full time temporary for the duration of the summer camp (nine weeks). 


    Job Requirements:

    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Some research experience preferred serving as a research assistant in a field related to psychology or medical professional; taking courses at least at the undergraduate level related to psychology; clinical work experience with children
    • At least one year of college in a physical or social science field is required to ensure at least some exposure to substantive understanding of these areas and exposure to their research methods
      • At least two years of college in a field related to psychology or allied professional preferred
    • Leadership experience
    • Incumbent must be able to read and understand research protocols and other written materials associated with conducting the research study
    • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
    • Attention to detail with ability to prioritize and manage time effectively

    EEO Employer/Disabled/Vet



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