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Job Title:
Clinical Psychologist III-Bursary Availa

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Functional Discipline:
Mental Health and Addictions

Job Description

Permanent Full-Time
Mental Health & Addictions Services, James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander

Definition of work: This leadership position is responsible for the assessment and treatment of outpatient, inpatient (medical and psychiatric), and long-term care residents in the Central Region. One of the primary responsibilities is administration of neuro-psychological assessments. This dynamic position involves a diverse range of referral questions and assessment approaches across the lifespan. The Clinical Psychologist III will be involved in clinical supervision and the supervision of practicum students and doctoral residents. Research and program development is strongly encouraged and supported. The successful candidate must demonstrate an awareness of and be responsible for promoting and supporting person-and family-centered care, demonstrate a commitment to safety and partner with all team members to improve worker and patient safety by integrating safety into work practices, identifying risks and implementing improvements. Some travel throughout the region may be required.

Required qualifications:
* Master's Degree in Psychology from an accredited university.
* Minimum of 5 years' experience working with clients with mental health and/or addictions needs within the last 7 years.
* Registered or eligible for registration with the Newfoundland and Labrador Board of Examiners in Psychology.
* Satisfactory Child, Youth and Family Services Records Check.
* Use of a private vehicle and valid driver's license are a condition of employment.
* Consistent demonstration of Central Health's corporate values; Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Equity and Safety.
* A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.
* A satisfactory certificate of conduct from the RCMP or local police authority.

Preferred Qualification:
* Doctoral Degree in Psychology.

Hours of work: 75 hours bi-weekly (Shift work may be required)
Salary: CG-46 ($44.12-$52.14)
Competition number: P-2019000275-JPM
Competition closing date: Opened Until Filled

A $10,000 enhanced bursary is available for this position. Please contact the Human Resources Department for more information.

Central Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all candidates however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.