Note : Applicants must attach a resume to their application.
BARGAINING UNIT : SHCP
ZONE : Zone 5 - Restigouche
FACILITY : Provincial Center of Excellence for Youth
DEPARTMENT : Psychology
CLASSIFICATION : Psychologist (PC01)
STATUS : Permanent full-time
FTE : 1.0
ANTICIPATED START DATE : As soon as possible
HOURS OF WORK : Monday to Friday
Monday to Friday
Possibility of Weekends and Evenings
Work schedule may be changed to meet operational needs.
JOB SUMMARY :
As a member of a multidisciplinary team, the incumbent of this position provides a full range of psychological services to adolescents and children with various mental health issues at the Provincial Center of Excellence for Youth .
The psychologist will provide services such as assessment, treatment in individual or group therapy, crisis intervention, rehabilitation, prevention and promotion.
He or she must have a holistic approach, in a recovery-oriented service delivery model.
Doctorate or master’s degree in Psychology;
Member in good standing or eligible to become a member of the College of Psychologists of New Brunswick;
Interest and skills in working with clients;
Knowledge of assessment and treatment of clients;
Demonstrate empathy and respect;
Adaptability and flexibility;
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.
Vitalité Health Network is a smoke-free environment