Permanent Part Time Psychologist

Permanent Part Time Psychologist

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File No: OP-22-16
Date Posted: March 1, 2022.
Closing Date: Until Filled
Position: Permanent Part Time Psychologist
Hours of Work: 29 hours weekly
Wage: Hourly: Start – $51.71 – $56.55

POSITION:    To provide Psychological Services to individuals (child and adolescent) with developmental disabilities who are supported by Ongwanada/affiliated with service providers in the East Region.

DUTIES:

  • Conducting psychological assessment and interventions
  • Utilizing behavioural, counseling or related techniques to ameliorate interfering behaviours and to promote appropriate behaviours in clients;
  • Providing consultation and monitoring of Behaviour Support Plans;
  • Providing clinical consultation to Ongwanada staff and other agencies as required;
  • Planning and conducting research and program evaluation projects
  • Other related duties as required.

      For the complete position description please contact Human Resources through careers@ongwanada.com

      QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

      • Current registration as a Psychologist in the province of Ontario and successful completion of a Ph.D. in Psychology or a Psy.D., preferably at a Canadian university;
      • Clinical Psychologist must be registered with the ability to provide services for children (age 12 and under) as well as adolescents.
      • Knowledge of legislation and Standards of Practice;
      • Experience in providing psychological services to persons with developmental disabilities (including those people with dual diagnosis/challenging/complex behaviour), their families and care providers is essential;
      • Experience in supervision of both students and non-registered staff is preferred;
      • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills;
      • Sound judgment, counseling, supervisory, teaching and organization skills;
      • Comfortable in learning new technologies with mastery of existing technologies;
      • Willingness to apply for appointment as a Clinical Supervisor in the Department of Psychology, Queen’s University;
      • Must successfully complete and maintain certification in Non-Violent Crisis Intervention as per Ongwanada policies;
      • Must possess a valid G Driving License with full driving privileges, insurances and have access to own vehicle;
      • Bilingual in French and English an asset.

      Les candidats bilingues sont fortement encouragés à soumettre leur candidature.

      Please submit a Cover Letter & Current Resume quoting file number by the noted closing date to:

      Human Resources Specialist, Human Resources

      Ongwanada

      191 Portsmouth Avenue

      Kingston, ON    K7M 8A6   Fax (613) 548-8135

      Email: careers@ongwanada.com

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