Psychologist 1 (PC01)

Note: Applicants must attach a resume to their application.

BARGAINING UNIT : SHCP

ZONE : Zone 5 - Restigouche

FACILITY : Community Mental Health Centre - Campbellton

DEPARTMENT : Child / Adolescent

CLASSIFICATION : Psychologist (PC01)

STATUS : Permanent Full-Time

FTE : 1.0

ANTICIPATED DATE : As soon as possible

HOURS OF WORK :

Day shifts - 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Work schedule may be changed to meet operational needs.

JOB SUMMARY :

As a member of a multidisciplinary team, the candidate for this position will provide a wide range of psychological services to children/adolescents presenting mental health problems in the framework for the Integrated Services Delivery (ISD). The psychologist will offer assessment, individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, rehabilitation, prevention and promotion. The psychologist must have an holistic approach, and work in a recovery-oriented service delivery model.

REQUIREMENTS :

  • Master's degree in Psychology;
  • Member in good standing or eligible to become a member of the College of Psychologists of New Brunswick;
  • Current BLS certificate;
  • ASIST training or commitment to undertake such a course;
  • Interest and skills in working with clients;
  • Knowledge of assessment and treatment of clients;
  • Demonstrate empathy and respect;
  • Adaptability and flexibility;
  • Efficient communication skills;
  • Good interpersonal skills;
  • Leadership and good decision making skills;
  • Skilled for team work and partnership with other organizations/services involved with the client's care;
  • High level of professional autonomy;
  • Physically able to perform assigned duties;
  • Good previous work history (performance and attendance);
  • Adherence to professional ethics principles, to the Network management philosophy and organizational values;
  • Compliance with the rules of confidentiality established by the Vitalité Health Network.

Written and spoken competence in English and French is required.

  • The above requirements may be verified through oral, written or practical tests during the selection process.
  • Should there be no fully qualified applicants, this position will not necessarily be reposted. If you wish to be considered for this position and meet most of the requirements, you are encouraged to apply at this time.
  • The employer reserves the right to shorten or extend temporary assignments for operational reasons.
  • We thank all applicants. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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