Job Posting

Clinical psychologist

Bridgewater (NS)

Salary:

Hourly: min. $32.64 max. $42.9 for 18.8 hours per week

Job Number:

7513571

Benefits

As per collective agreement,Medical Benefits,Dental Benefits,Life Insurance Benefits,Pension Plan Benefits

Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible

Source:

 Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Temporary   Part-Time

Number of positions:

1

Employment Conditions

Day,Evening

Employer Details

Employer:

South Shore District Health Authority

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Completion of high school; Completion of university

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Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Provincial or territorial Psychologist's Certificate of Registration

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Experience

5 years or more

.

Work Setting

Health care institution

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Area of Psychological Specialization

Abnormal; Behaviour disorders; Child; Clinical psychology; Cognitive psychology; Community psychology; Correctional psychology; Developmental; Educational psychology; Personality; Social psychology; Counselling; Crisis intervention; Sexual dysfunctions

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Type of Treatment Experience

Behaviour modification or behavioural therapy; Client-centered or humanistic/experiential therapy; Cognitive therapy; Crisis intervention counselling; Eclectic therapy; Group dynamics; Psychodynamic analytic therapy; Psychotherapy; Brief therapy; Systematic/interactional therapy

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Type of Clients

Adolescents; Child; Developmentally delayed; Female; Male; Mentally challenged; Minority group; Personal or social adjustment disordered; Physically disabled; Psychiatric; Criminal justice; Groups; Learning disabled

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Specific Skills

Examine and assess behaviour to diagnose behavioural, emotional and cognitive disorders; Counsel clients and provide therapy; Counsel individuals and groups to achieve more effective personal, social and vocational development and adjustment; Apply psychological theory and principles regarding behaviour and mental processes; Plan intervention programs; Conduct program evaluation; Deliver presentations at conferences, workshops or symposia; Provide consultation services to government and other organizations; Utilize standard psychological tests for assessment; Administer psychological tests and interpret results

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Additional Skills

Supervise graduate students, research assistants, para-professional staff and other psychologists; Use computer applications; Maintain accurate records

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Security and Safety

Criminal record check; Child abuse registry check; Immunization records

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Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Tight deadlines; Attention to detail; Large workload; Large caseload

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Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence; Own vehicle

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Work Location Information

Rural area; Various locations; Work in employer's/client's home

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Ability to Supervise

3-4 people; Working groups; Committees; Staff in various areas of responsibility

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Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning

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How to Apply

By fax:

(902)-543-4719

By mail:

90 Glen Allan Drive, Bridgewater, Canada, B4V3S6

In person: from 9:00 to 16:30:

90 Glen Allan Drive, Bridgewater, Canada, B4V3S6

Date Posted:

2014-07-14

Advertised until:

2014-11-08

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