Employment Opportunities for Psychologists

If you would like to advertise Employment, Office Space, Products and Services for Psychologists, or Continuing Professional Development events on our website, please visit the Classifieds Submission page for rates and submission details.

Please Note: The maximum length of your ad can be 300 words.  If you have more content please provide a url so we can link to more information.

 

All revisions must be received within five business days, otherwise your revised ad will be considered a new ad with additional fees.

 

Mental health counsellors & psychotherapists should be recognized by their professional title


Posted September 17, 2018
KIVA Group – Psychologist, Early Childhood - Northern Alberta

 

KIVA Group offers psychological services to Indigenous communities in northern Alberta. We have provided quality services for over 10 years and continue to look for staff who are interested in finding personal and professional opportunities that make a difference.

We are looking for professionals who enjoy counselling and have a sense of adventure and like a challenge. Remuneration is excellent, the work is creative and flexible, accommodation is included and traveling is required. KIVA Group is growing and looking to fill a counselling psychologist position working in a school and health centre settings.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Must be a Registered Psychologist in good standing with the College of Alberta Psychologists. Provisional psychologists will be considered with appropriate supervision already established.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years of assessment/consultation experience working with young children and their families.
  • Must be able to work independently within a team environment.
  • Must be able to provide a criminal record check and be able to secure professional liability insurance at your own expense.
  • Ability to travel is essential.


Position: Full-time position includes flexible hours for six months with opportunity for position to extend up to one year and beyond.

Salary: Competitive contract based on years of experience and qualifications. Accommodations are provided. Potential for additional hours are available.

Competition Closing Date: Applications will be accepted until qualified candidates are found.

How to apply:
Please submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae via email to:
MJ Email: kivapsychology@gmail.com


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Posted September 17, 2018
Sharon Blott Psychological Services - Registered Psychologist - Calgary

 

Sharon Blott Psychological Services is a private practice specializing in the assessment of children, adolescents, and adults. Beginning in 2010, the practice has evolved, and now has two locations in Calgary. We are seeking a Registered Psychologist to join our thriving practice with a specialization in assessment.

 

Qualifications:

- Master’s Degree
- Registered Psychologist with a minimum of two years’ experience in testing and assessment
- In good standing with CAP
- Professional Liability Insurance
- Familiarity with the Canadian Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct
- Exceptional customer relations
- Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills.

 

What we Offer:

- A part-time contract position with Saturday availability as well as one to three weekdays depending on work load.
- Beautiful office space in an executive centre
- Photocopier and fax
- Testing materials
- Ability to grow your practice with cross-referrals from counseling psychologists and occupational therapist


Please provide three work samples and two references who can attest to a high standard of practice and ethical judgement. Please reply in confidence to Sharon Blott at shblott@telus.net. For more information about the company, please visit www.sharonblott.com. Thank you for your submission.


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Posted September 17, 2018
Nova Scotia Health Authority - Social Worker III or Psychologist - Adult Clinic - Mental Health & Addictions

 

Job Title: Social Worker III or Psychologist - Adult Clinic - Mental Health & Addictions

Req ID: 20201
Location: Western Zone, Digby General Hospital
Posting Closing Date: 12-Oct-18

 

Applications are accepted until 11:59 PM on the Closing Date. Only online applications will be accepted, interested candidates please apply here:

https://career17.sapsf.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=20201&company=NSHAP&username=

 Nova Scotia Health Authority provides health services to Nova Scotians and some specialized services to Maritimers and Atlantic Canadians. We operate hospitals, health centres and community-based programs across the province. Our team of health professionals includes employees, doctors, researchers, learners and volunteers that provide the health care or services you may need. This is accomplished across four geographic management zones which are responsible for the operation of acute care health centres and the provision of a variety of inpatient, outpatient services.

The Social Worker/Psychologist is a member of the multi-disciplinary team and participates in the planning, development, provision and evaluation of Mental Health and Addictions programming with adults and seniors.  The Social Worker/Psychologist is accountable to the Manager, Adult and Seniors Mental Health & Addictions, or designate for all clinical duties and for mental health promotion activities.  Travel within the area of service in the zone will be required.

Recruitment incentives and relocation may be offered to the successful candidates based on qualifying criteria.

Qualifications

* Masters or Doctoral Degree in Psychology – Registered Psychologist or Candidates Register, Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology, or Masters in Social Work- Registered or Candidates Register, Nova Scotia Association of Social Workers.|

Please see job opportunity below for a full list of Responsibilities/Qualifications:

https://career17.sapsf.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=20201&company=NSHAP&username=


Hours of Work

Regular Full-time (100%); 75.00 Hours Bi-weekly

Salary Information

Social Worker III (HC87) or Psychologist Masters (HC88):

$33.4566 - $43.9817 hourly

 

Psychologist (Candidate Register) (HC93):

$43.7707 - $46.9762 hourly

 

Psychologist PhD (HC 95):

$50.6297 - $56.2545

 


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Posted September 11, 2018
Nova Scotia Health Authority - Psychologist IV - Child Team - Dawson Centre - Mental Health & Addiction Services


Req ID: 24049
Location: Western Zone, South Shore Regional Hospital
Posting Closing Date: 10-Oct-18

Applications are accepted until 11:59 PM on the Closing Date. Only online applications will be accepted, interested candidates please apply here:

https://career17.sapsf.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=24049&company=NSHAP&username=


Nova Scotia Health Authority provides health services to Nova Scotians and some specialized services to Maritimers and Atlantic Canadians. We operate hospitals, health centres and community-based programs across the province. Our team of health professionals includes employees, doctors, researchers, learners and volunteers that provide the health care or services you may need.

Responsibilities

An exciting opportunity exists to join a high performing Mental Health & Addiction Services team. Nova Scotia Health has a growing reputation as an innovator in the provision of rural Mental Health and Addiction Services. We place the highest values on meaningful client, family and community engagement, continuous quality improvements and a culture of continuous staff learning. Our ambulatory services are delivered through the Choice and Partnership Approach providing the right interventions by highly skilled and supervised staff without delays in the most efficient manner. All staff takes part in competency training in the most effective psychological interventions through a learn-practice–coach model.

Recruitment incentives and relocation may be offered to the successful candidates based on qualifying criteria.

Qualifications

  • Ph.D in clinical psychology or Psy.D. Degree
  • Current registration as a Psychologist with the Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology (NSBEP). Or current listing on the Candidate Register under the supervision of a Registered Psychologist.
     

Please see job opportunity below for a full list of Responsibilities/Qualifications:

https://career17.sapsf.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=24049&company=NSHAP&username=


Hours of Work

Regular Part-time (50%) Position; 37.5 Hours Bi-weekly.


Salary Information

Psychologist IV (HC95):

$50.6297 - $56.2545 hourly

 


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Posted September 11, 2018
Integrated Services in Education (ISE) - Registered Provisional Psychologist - University of Calgary

 

PROVISIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST POSITION

INTEGRATED SERVICES IN EDUCATION VISION: 

 

Assessment that informs intervention, research that supports innovation, professional development that empowers practice, and training that prepares future practitioners.

 

Integrated Services in Education (ISE) provides a practicum experience for graduate students in School and Applied Child Psychology and Counselling Psychology programs to develop skills appropriate to their areas of study. The clinicians in ISE are graduate students who are applying assessment skills under the supervision of Clinical Supervisors, who are Registered Psychologists. Within this mandate, ISE also strives to provide quality, lower cost services to members of the community. Presently, ISE provides psychoeducational assessments for children, approximately 5 to 20 years of age, including those transitioning into and out of K ¿ 12 schooling. Additionally, ISE offers a reading intervention program for children in Grades 2 to 4 and an anxiety prevention and management program for children ages 8 to 10.

 

ISE is looking to fill one position for a Registered Provisional Psychologist commencing January 1, 2019. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a team to provide assessment and intervention services to children, youth, and families in a University based training clinic. The incumbent will also have ample exposure to teaching, professional development, and supervision.

 

POSITION INCLUDES:

 

1. Working 7 hours a day for 48 weeks between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019.

2. Four weeks of personal time during the year contract; three during scheduled University breaks and one negotiable.

3. Reception to meet, greet, and book clients.

4. Administrative services provided to create and close files and manage payment.

5. All essential resource materials and supplies provided.

6. Supervision provided as outlined by the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP).

7. Salary plus minimal benefits.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

1. Registered as a Provisional Psychologist with the CAP.

2. Strong psychoeducational assessment training.

3. Excellent command of English language, written and oral/verbal.

4. Computer literate.

5. Experience working with children and youth.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

 

Applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, CV and a redacted psychoeducational assessment report in pdf format to: educrecr@ucalgary.ca; attention of Dr. Erica Makarenko, Director, Integrated Services in Education, University of Calgary.

 

This position will remain open until filled. However, applications will be reviewed as they are received.


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Posted August 30, 2018
Shift Psychological - Registered Psychologist or Provisionally Registered Psychologist - Edmonton


Who We Are:

A collection of clinicians and clinics who aim to achieve the audacious goal of creating an unparalleled therapeutic experience for our clients. We are game changers.

Our Core Values:
1. Destigmatize
We want clients to be proud of attending therapy and shout it to the world. Our environment, our language and our client psychoeducation promote a proactive, self-empowering and egalitarian experience.

2. Demystify
We share our knowledge, provide additional resources and tonnes of free content so clients understand what we do, how we do it and why- even before they come to see us.

3. Create Accessibility
Not everyone can afford therapy and we want to change this difficult truth. Additional resources, podcasts, blogs and sliding scale opportunities can help bridge the gap, as well as our app, lmtls, which extends therapy beyond a 50 minute session.

4. Embody
Our team lives their values- whether it by attending therapy themselves, experiencing new challenges and podcasting about them, growing a specialty area of interest or simply speaking to clients like people and not disorders.

5. Truth over Comfort
Speaking difficult truths, to each other or our clients, comes in the form of crucial conversations and nets gains quickly. We consult often, pay attention to metrics and statistics, and expect excellence of each other, as well as of management.

Great stuff about working for us:
- An insanely awesome team environment
- Competitive pay and a consistent client load
- Career development opportunities
- A variety of career path options and work content enhancement projects (check out our podcast, The Shift Show, for example)
- A full in-house marketing team provides a steady client load
- Amazingly invested reception staff who know how to go the distance
- A modern, art-filled environment
- Applications to support our therapeutic protocol
- Regular consultation meetings with management for consistent two-way feedback opportunities
- Yearly all-clinic trainings and organizational meetings to promote inclusion and clarity of growth opportunities

About You:
- Masters or PhD in Psychology or Educational Psychology
- A member in good standing with The College of Alberta Psychologists
- Carry at least one million dollars liability insurance
- Innovative individual with a strong work ethic
- Capable of upholding Shift Core Values
- Outcome focused in a fast-paced work environment
- Highly conscientious and team oriented
- Tech-savvy
- Not a traditional stiff shirt; open and authentic individuals fit our organizational culture
- Non-pathologizing
- Charming and Personable (Cheeky Even!)
- Passionate about helping others live their most satisfying lives

Please send a copy of your CV and cover letter, stating why our core values fit with your personal values to chantele.calapre@shiftpsych.team

Applications without cover letters will be ignored. We have part-time and full-time positions available, so please indicate your availability. No phone calls please.


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Posted August 28, 2018
BC Ministry of Children and Family Development - Psychologist - Langley

 

BC Public Service

Ministry of Children and Family Development

Langley

 

Psychologist

 

A vital, rewarding role helping children and youth in your community

Salary $74,680.62 - $93,275.51 annually

Please Note: this is an ongoing posting without scheduled closing date.

In the role of Licensed Psychologist, you provide direct clinical services such as intake, assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and crisis intervention for children birth to age 19, and their families. Consulting with community agencies, schools, hospitals, and other ministry programs, you understand the importance of being involved in community education, development, coordination and prevention/early intervention programs. You build and maintain relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders in the community to ensure that the conflicts are resolved and appropriate outcomes are achieved. This position also includes a leadership role with our internship program.

The successful applicant will be very familiar with child development and possess a strong knowledge of mental health diagnosis and treatment for children and youth.  Practical experience with evidenced based interventions is essential.  A demonstrated competence in the area of case conceptualization and case management through prior work with this population is required. .


Qualifications for this role include:

  • Ph.D or Psy.D degree in psychology, preferably from a Canadian Psychological Association or American Psychological Association accredited program, with a specialized body of knowledge in child and youth mental health.  Registered, or eligible for registration, with the College of Psychologists of British Columbia.
  • Candidates will have successfully completed a psychology pre-doctoral internship of 1600 hours in a community or hospital setting, with specialization in formal psychological assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of mental disorders in this population.

 

To learn more, please visit:

https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/53081


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Posted August 28, 2018
a sacred journey psychological services inc. – Contract Registered Psychologist - Spruce Grove


Contract Registered Psychologist wanted for busy, well-established, and reputable Spruce Grove office that provides individual, family, and couples counselling to all ages with a variety of presenting issues. Operating as a private practice, we are looking for someone who has experience with most populations – preferences given to those who provide services to couples and children as well as adults and to those able to offer some evening and/or weekend availability. Additional considerations for clientele preferences will be offered and part time to full time options are available.

Opportunity available for:

• Maintaining flexible work hours.
• Defining and overseeing your personal career goals.
• Working with a community of helping professionals.
• Growing with a community in need of services while making important contributions to the well being of others and society.
• Experiencing a diversity of populations and presenting issues.
• Collaborating with other professionals for colleague support and case consultation.

Qualifications: Registered Psychologist in good standing with the College of Alberta Psychologists.

Should you feel like working with an established practice and professional team while defining your own journey, please email a CV, along with a cover letter identifying your interest in a sacred journey psychological services inc. to sylvia@asjpsychological.com.


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Posted August 27, 2018
Tasha Belix Psychology Ltd - Tasha Belix Psychology Ltd. - Part-time Provisional Psychologist or Registered Psychologist - Calgary

 

Tasha Belix Psychology Ltd. is seeking a part-time Provisional Psychologist or Registered Psychologist, to join a well-established private counselling practice. We are passionate about supporting girls and young women to reach their full potential. If you are a therapist with a keen interest to grow into a full-time role, develop group facilitation skills and join a dynamic team of creative specialists, please apply.

Qualifications:
• Part-time contract position, 1-3 days a week; willing to work either one Saturday or late afternoon/evenings.
• Experience with internalizing disorders such as anxiety, depression, self-harm, OCD essential
• Knowledge of high performance, ADHD, collaborative problem-solving an added bonus
• Position would include individual and family work
• The right candidate will have the opportunity to grow group counselling skills
• Consultation available but no direct supervision

Candidate will be:
• Provisional Psychologist or Registered Psychologist
• Have a minimum of 3-5 years related experience
• Be registered with CAP
• Have professional liability insurance
• Willing to pursue certification in EMDR
• Have experience counselling children and adolescents with a variety of concerns
• A strong understanding of attachment, affective neuroscience, as well as an expressive arts approach to engaging children and adolescents.

Only candidates that meet minimum requirements need apply. Send your resume to admin@tashabelix.com, attention: Tasha Belix. Please answer the question of “why” this position resonates with you in your cover letter.

To learn more about our work, go to: www.tashabelix.com; www.btweengirls.ca


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Posted August 23, 2018
Renfrew Educational Services - Psychologist - Part time and full time positions

 

Psychologists

Renfrew Educational Services is a not-for-profit, registered charity operating as an independent school.  We are an acknowledged leader in program development for children with special needs and children who are typically developing.  For 45 years Renfrew has offered a wide range of programs and services to children from Calgary and surrounding areas.

 

We are currently accepting applications for positions to commence August 27, 2018 in a variety of departments. Part time and full time positions available.

 

Please refer to the Renfrew Educational Services webpage: http://www.renfreweducation.org under the ‘Services & Programs’ for more information about the programs and services that Renfrew provides.

 

We offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Excellent professional development opportunities
  • Supportive team dynamics and regular opportunities for collaboration
  • Excellent mentorship and leadership
  • Safe and supportive workplace

 

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in psychology and current registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Experience working with children with special needs and their families
  • Familiarity with the Canadian Code of Ethics for Psychologists, Code of Professional Conduct, Principles for Psychological Testing, Family Enhancement Act, Mental Health Act, Persons with Disabilities Act
  • Knowledge of Developmentally Appropriate Practices
  • A good listener, with strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Organized with good planning/time management and problem solving skills
  • Experience with assessment, intervention and counseling in numerous areas (Autism, FASD, psychoeducational, social/emotional, behavioural, Learning Disabilities etc.)
  • Experience with the Seattle Washington 4 Digit Code or willingness to learn
  • Must have a vehicle, valid Alberta Driver’s License, and a clean driving record
  • Must be willing to work evening and weekends and travel in Calgary and surrounding areas (no overnights).

 

 

To Apply:

Email or fax a current resume and letter of interest to:

Human Resources

Email:  humanresources@renfreweducation.org

Fax: (403) 291-2499

 


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Posted August 22, 2018
Petrie Psychotherapy & Consulting - Part-Time School Setting position – West of Spruce Grove

 

Petrie Psychotherapy & Consulting has an opening for a part time psychologist to support student learning at one or more schools (30 to 90 days possible) for the 2018-2019 school year. This position includes travel and a travel stipend is provided.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Registered, Provisionally Registered,  or eligible to Register with the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Self-employed or able to accept contract work
  • Comprehensive practitioner liability insurance with limits of not less than $2,000,000
  • Valid driver’s license

School consultation may include:

  • Therapeutic interventions such as group, family or individual counselling
  • Psychological assessment/consultation in relation to social, emotional and behavioural issues
  • Facilitation of plans for students (may form part of the child’s Instructional Support Plan)
  • Consultation to teachers and parents
  • Workshops for parents and teachers, which will assist them in dealing with a range of social, emotional and behavioural problems
  • Collaboration with school staff, referral and liaison with other programs, service providers and agencies  to ensure continuity of services

All candidates selected for an interview must produce an original, acceptable, recent (less than six months old) Police Information Check, including CPIC, Vulnerable Sector and Local Indices Search, at the time of the interview.

This position will commence September 2018 and will follow the school calendar.

For further information please contact Brenda Petrie at (780)-621-9254.

Resumes may be emailed to petrieps@telus.net.


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Posted August 21, 2018
Edmonton North PCN - Mental Health Practitioner - Full-Time

 

The Edmonton North PCN is looking for a NEW team member who:

  • Values collaboration and sees having a unified team perspective as an asset
  • Actively participates in team discussions and feels confident in providing and receiving constructive feedback
  • Is willing to step in and provide support for other team members as needed
  • Takes initiative when there is a gap in programming/content/delivery of services and contributes ideas for quality improvement
  • Enjoys sharing new knowledge, ideas, and innovations with team members


To fill the role of:

Mental Health Practitioner

Requirements of the role:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work or Psychology; and/or Psychiatric Nurse or Registered Occupational Therapist
  • Active professional registration
  • Experience conducting individual short-term counselling
  • Experience facilitating short-term group therapy
  • Strong assessment skills
  • Knowledge of community and regional programs


What to expect day to day:

  • Assessing the needs of referred patients over the telephone to determine relevant treatment plans which may include short-term counselling with a Mental Health Practitioner, and/or referral to group therapy, and/or a referral to an appropriate community agency or regional program
  • Counselling patients individually and in a group setting using a range of behavioral techniques such as motivational interviewing, readiness to change, behavioral intentions, self-monitoring, problem solving, goal setting, and others.
  • Coordinating care with and/or link patients to other healthcare programs, healthcare providers or other relevant community agencies and resources as appropriate
  • Ensuring the maintenance of accurate records with Electronic Medical Record, including the documentation and communication of a patient’s visits with the patient’s physician.
  • Administering metrics and screens to assess effectiveness of treatment
  • Providing mental health assessments, individual therapy based on comprehensive treatment plans, using knowledge of provisional DSM-5 diagnosis


Location: Northgate Centre (9499-137 Avenue)

Openings: 1 Full-Time

Please submit your cover letter and resume to: greatjobs@enpcn.com


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Posted August 20, 2018
Ministry of Children and Family Development - Licensed Psychologist - Nanaimo, BC

BC Public Service

Ministry of Children and Family Development

Nanaimo

 

Licensed Psychologist

 

Apply your expertise in a role where you can make a positive difference for the children of B.C.

 

Salary: $81,236.34 - $101,465.20 annually

Youth Forensic Psychiatric Services (YFPS) is mandated to provide inpatient and outpatient Court-ordered and Court-related assessment and treatment services to young persons pursuant to the Youth Criminal Justice Act as well as other relevant federal and provincial statutes. YFPS also provides services to young persons found unfit to stand trial and those youth found not criminally responsible due to a mental disorder (NCRMD), pursuant to the Criminal Code of Canada.

Under the direction of the Regional Manager or Clinic Coordinator; and within the functional direction of the Regional Clinical Director; and consistent with the Ethics and Standards of the College of Psychologists in British Columbia, the Ministry of Children and Family Development, Youth Forensic Psychiatric Services, this position is responsible for completion of comprehensive independent psychological assessments of youth who have offended, either in the community or residing in the Inpatient Assessment Unit, for Youth Courts pursuant to the YCJA or on referral from Probation Services or Crown Counsel.

If you have demonstrated skills in collaboration, leadership and organization, we encourage your application.



Qualifications for this role include:

  • Ph. D. in Clinical Psychology and registered with the College of Psychologists of British Columbia.
  • Three years’ experience / training in Clinical Adolescent Psychology preferred. Post Graduate training in Forensic Psychology preferred.

NOTE: If your degree was obtained outside of Canada, you need to confirm it has been assessed for equivalency through the International Credential Evaluation Services (ICES).  Confirmation for equivalency for your degree is required for you to be considered. Please indicate in your resume (include a copy of the approval; if in progress proof must be provided on or by the closing date of the posting to the hiring manager). You must submit a comprehensive report and the MCFD supplemental report to be considered for this competition.

For more information and to apply online, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/53306


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Posted August 13, 2018
MP Psychology – Provisional or Registered Psychologist – Edmonton, Northern Alberta and Lloydminster, AB

 

MP Psychology is a growing practice that provides psychological services to children, adolescents and families. We work with a diverse population, which includes work in schools in Edmonton and surrounding area. We are looking for Provisional or Registered Psychologists to join our team.

Duties:
• Provide counseling services to children, adolescents and families
• Work collaboratively with teachers and parents
• Provide psycho-educational training to parents and teachers as needed
• Some travel will be required

Requirements:
• Registered Psychologist in good standing with the College of Alberta Psychologists
• Professional Liability Insurance
• Recent Criminal Record Check and Child Intervention Check
• Driver’s license and access to reliable vehicle
• Work well independently
• Available for a minimum of two days per week. No evenings or weekends are required.
• Training in Play Therapy and EMDR are considered an asset

Closing Date:
• Until suitable candidates are found

Interested applicants should send their CV and cover letter to Melanie at mpschoolpsychology@gmail.com

In the cover letter please include: - Hours of availability - Expected salary per client hour - Education/Qualifications - Date available to begin employment (Avail. start date)


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Posted August 13, 2018
MacEwan University - Department of Wellness and Psychological Services - Full-time limited term Counsellor

 

The Department of Wellness and Psychological Services at MacEwan University invites applications for one full-time limited term (14 months) appointment as a Counsellor.

The successful candidate is responsible for the following tasks: provision of professional assessment and counselling services to students who are seeking solutions to personal, career and educational concerns; facilitation of group workshops; program coordination, promotion and student support of mental health and wellness initiatives; cooperation with community partners to enhance mental health and wellness supports for students; development of health and wellness resources for students, faculty & staff; participation in applied research and development activities; liaison with staff and faculty as needed; and participation in regular department or other Student Affairs meetings. Travel between local campuses may be required.

The ideal candidate will hold a graduate degree in Counselling Psychology and will be registered with the College of Alberta Psychologists. Provisionally Registered Psychologists will also be considered. Knowledge and experience working within a post-secondary institution in a professional psychologist/counselling role with diverse adult learners is desirable. Demonstrated success working within a multidisciplinary team, exceptional communication and problem-solving skills, flexibility, initiative and process-thinking or mapping are also critical.

How to Apply: 

 

Only applications received electronically will be considered.  To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. 

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

For general inquiries, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.
 

Category:                          Full-time Limited Term (14 months)

Salary:                              Commensurate with qualifications and experience                          

Closing Date:                    August 21, 2018                               

Competition No:               18.08.174


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Posted August 9, 2018
Department of Wellness and Psychological Services at MacEwan University - Full-time tenure-track Counsellor

 

The Department of Wellness and Psychological Services at MacEwan University invites applications for one full-time tenure-track appointment as a Counsellor.

 

The successful candidate is responsible for the following tasks: provision of professional assessment and counselling services to students who are seeking solutions to personal, career and educational concerns; facilitation of group workshops; program coordination, promotion and student support of mental health and wellness initiatives; cooperation with community partners to enhance mental health and wellness supports for students; development of health and wellness resources for students, faculty & staff; participation in applied research and development activities; liaison with staff and faculty as needed; and participation in regular department or other Student Affairs meetings. Travel between local campuses may be required.

 

The ideal candidate will hold a graduate degree in Counselling Psychology and will be registered with the College of Alberta Psychologists. Provisionally Registered Psychologists will also be considered. Knowledge and experience working within a post-secondary institution in a professional psychologist/counselling role with diverse adult learners is desirable. Demonstrated success working within a multidisciplinary team, exceptional communication and problem-solving skills, flexibility, initiative and process-thinking or mapping are also critical.

How to Apply:

Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting.

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

For general inquiries, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.
Category: Full-time Tenure-Track
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Closing Date: August 21, 2018
Competition No: 18.08.174


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Posted August 8, 2018
Summit Counselling Services – Contract Psychologist Position (Edmonton)

 

Summit Counselling is looking for a contract psychologist to join our growing practice. Located in the heart of downtown, Brewery District, Summit CS provides a variety of mental health services to all ages.

We are currently seeking a Registered or Registered Provisional psychologist with:

• experience working with children, adolescents and adults,
• Great organizational, reporting and writing skills;
• Strong in couples and family counselling skills;
• Ability to work independently as well as part of a team;
• Comfort and experience with long term clients;
• Desire to learn and grow with the company;
• Strong interest in networking and community outreach;

We believe the workplace should be an exciting and challenging place of learning and we invest in our team by providing regular consultation and possible training opportunities. We offer a competitive percentage split, administrative duties, and advertising. Part time hours are available to start, with the opportunity to grow to a full time position. Flexible hours available with some evening and/or weekend work required.

For more information about Summit CS, feel free to explore our website: www.summitcs.ca

Interested applicants can email a CV and cover letter to info@summitcs.ca


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Posted August 2, 2018
CASA - Clinical Lead - Adolescent Day Program

 

0.87 FTE, Permanent, Competition #18-034
(schedule follows EPSB school calendar year)

 

Looking for a challenging position helping adolescents with complex mental health issues? Want to work with a multi-disciplinary team including Speech-Language Pathologist, Occupational Therapist, Psychiatrists, Nurse(s), Psychologists, Social Workers and more? Looking for effective work-life balance – how does having the summers and all school holidays off? Then we have the position for you!

Join the innovative Adolescent Day Program (ADP) team that is dynamic, collaborative and loves to have fun! The ADP team supports adolescents and their families in grades 8 to 12 experiencing severe emotional, behavioral, learning and social difficulties in their home, school and community environments. The team is comprised of classroom behaviour specialists, a psychiatrist, a psychologist and an administrative assistant.

In collaboration with the Psychiatrist, the Clinical Lead provides leadership and expertise to the team and patients.

The Clinical Lead works collaboratively with CASA colleagues and community professionals to achieve success in the following areas:

  • Provides mental health care to adolescents (assessment, diagnosis and psychotherapy) in a school and family-based environment
  • Individual, family and group psychotherapies.
  • Provides clinical supervision and coaching based on best practice models.
  • Facilitates collaborative relationships and effective transitions across programs and to community schools.
  • Contributes to the development and leads the implementation of program practice standards, policies and procedures and changes in practice within the program clinical model.
  • Identifies quality improvement opportunities and contributes to planning and implementing quality improvement initiatives.
  • Works collaboratively with the education team to provide and/or facilitate clinical education and skills training
  • Collaborates with the Program Manager during the performance appraisal process of team members by providing clinical performance feedback.


Qualifications
Master’s degree in Psychology
Current registration with relevant professional body
Experience with Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) is considered an asset
Minimum of 5 years of clinical practice experience in adolescent mental health assessment and treatment
Demonstrated commitment to excellence in all aspects of the discipline including clinical practice, research and education.
Excellent communication and problem solving skills.
Respect for other disciplines and an ability to work collaboratively with multidisciplinary teams.
Strong staff development skills to optimize team functioning.
Experience in research and program evaluation desirable.
Access to a reliable vehicle, as travel is required.

Salary
$77,792.70 - $98,545.47

Benefits
We are a learning organization that promotes and provides educational opportunities for staff.

Our employee benefit package consists of excellent extended health and dental benefits – including acupuncture and massage - life insurance, short term and long term disability. These benefits and more are available to you after your first 90 days with CASA.

Disclaimer
We appreciate your interest in CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health. However, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. CASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to providing employment opportunities to all individuals. CASA is not currently accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. Only those candidates permissible to work in Canada are applicable to this position.

Submit your Resume employment@casaservices.org


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Posted August 2, 2018
River’s Edge Counselling Centre - Registered Psychologist - St. Albert

 

River’s Edge Counselling Centre in St. Albert is seeking a Registered Psychologist to join our team. The successful candidate should have at least 3 years experience providing counselling services to children, adolescents and adults. Applicants must be Registered Psychologist, or a Provisional Psychologist with significant experience and external supervision in place. Therapists may find unique opportunities to pursue interests in groups, workshops, teaching, community outreach and supervision at our Centre.

 

River's Edge Counselling Centre is located in a beautiful, bright office space along the river in downtown St. Albert. We value excellence in practice and service to the community. Candidates should have a strong interest in being part of a collaborative, supportive team of therapists and demonstrate a passion for continued education and growth in their practice. An interest in practicing client feedback informed therapy is also required.

 

River’s Edge offers administrative support that contributes to the flexibility, independence, and healthy work/life balance that our therapists value. Therapist compensation is offered at competitive rates. Candidates should be interesting in seeing 18-25 clients per week and to do at least one evening or weekend shift. We are hoping to commence orientation with a successful candidate by early September, but there is some flexibility to the star date.

 

Please visit our website (www.riversedgecounselling.com) to learn more about our services and programs.

 

Our therapists are passionate, warm, and experienced professionals who understand that when we work together, we best serve the individuals and families who come to us for help. We look forward to welcoming and supporting the successful applicant for this position!

 

Interested applicants should submit an expression of interest and their CV to Nicole Imgrund at nicole@riversedgecounselling.com.


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Posted August 1, 2018
The Centre for Autism Services Alberta - Director of Clinical Services - South

 

Director of Clinical Services

The Centre for Autism Services Alberta is expanding our services in Southern Alberta. As the Director of Clinical Services – South, you would be leading a small team of clinicians providing home based services to individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

This position works remotely, reporting to the Centre’s Executive Director in Edmonton.

The Director of Clinical Services is responsible for leading a multi-disciplinary team delivering effective evidence based interventions and services to children, youth and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder. This position provides direction to clinical staff according to the Centre’s stated Vison, Mission and Philosophical Framework. You will be responsible for the oversight and administration of the programs and personnel for the Centre’s Southern Services. This position requires considerable knowledge of the various treatment and therapy modalities, the funding models, and knowledge of the principles and practices of family centred care in behavioural and developmental models.

 

For further details .....more


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Posted July 30, 2018
Providence - Behavioral Specialist (Mat Leave Replacement) - Calgary

 

Behavioral Specialist

Maternity Leave Replacement Contract

A Therapeutic and Educational Preschool and Kindergarten for Children with Disabilities

Providence is a vibrant, registered charity with a long and established history of providing a therapeutic and educational environment to preschool children with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities. You will have the opportunity to enhance the health and development of children and their families.

 

We are currently seeking an energetic and dynamic individual with a passion for working with young children to join our school as a Behavioral Specialist. This position is a one year maternity leave replacement contract that will start in August 2018.

 

We offer:

  • A fantastic opportunity to collaborate with our dynamic and integrated team, which includes Speech Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Teachers, and Therapeutic Teaching Assistants across 6 schools in Calgary.
  • Small caseloads with a diverse and complex pediatric population and their families.
  • Opportunities for professional development and ongoing learning for career advancement.
  • Competitive salary range.

The ideal candidate:

  • Children are busy and active – so you are too. Adaptability is important because every day will be different and you will have to navigate your way through rapidly changing environments with enthusiasm, problem-solving skills and humour.
  • You are flexible, curious, creative, and able to multi-task in our ever-evolving world in pediatrics.
  • You enjoy working effectively with a multidisciplinary team to deliver child-focused services.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assessment and implementation of behavioral services to Pre-school to Kindergarten age group; such as observation and assessment, intervention and support – directly in the classroom and in-servicing to staff as appropriate.
  • Consultation to family and staff
  • Working directly with children in a variety of settings

Qualifications:

  • Masters Graduate in a Psychology, Education or Counselling program from a recognised university.
  • Registered  Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP)
  • Valid First Aid and CPR Certificates
  • Experience working with children that display challenging behaviour or have disabilities.
  • Working knowledge in family counseling, play therapy, and program development.
  • Demonstrates strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Successful practicum experience with good references is an asset.
  • Must have own vehicle and willing to travel to the different school locations.

 

Please submit your resume via email to the attention of Sana Sajjad - Human Resources Coordinator.

Email: ssajjad@providencechildren.com

Learn more about us at: www.providencechildren.com


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Posted July 30, 2018
The King's University - Part-Time Counseling Psychologist

 

Job Title: Part-Time Counseling Psychologist

Accountability: Vice President Student Life & Dean of Students

Position Summary:
Under the direction of the Vice President Student Life & Dean of Students and as part of the Student Success team, the part-time Counseling Psychologist provides current students with short-term counseling, group counseling, medical and psychiatric referrals, and referrals to therapists who are off-campus. Working one or two afternoons / evenings a week, the Counselling Psychologist provides crucial support to King’s mental health and wellness team. The Counseling Psychologist may also at times cooperate with mental health outreach, preventative action, in-service training and assistance for crisis response, and consultation services to students and other members of University community.

Characteristic duties:

  • Provide short-term counseling to individuals and groups, including crisis intervention, counseling, referrals, resources and follow-up. Maintain regular counseling hours and appointments.
  • Maintain detailed and confidential records regarding counseling sessions, interventions, and referrals.
  • Work with established relationships with other university and community mental health resource providers, hospital psychiatric units and emergency services.
  • Consult with faculty and staff as appropriate with regards to supporting student success in and out of the classroom.
  • Maintain information about and help students access community resources regarding health and lifestyle issues, self-help programs, alcohol/drug abuse services, etc.

 

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology or related field required. 
  • Current registration with College of Alberta Psychologists preferred. Provisional registration considered. 
  • A mature and expressive faith commitment to Christ as Lord, demonstrated in a Christ-like attitude.
  • A clear understanding of and commitment to The King’s University mission.

 

Term: Contract position serving four hour shifts in afternoons / evenings September through April

Start date: September 2018

 

Apply Contact:

 

Michael P. Ferber, PhD

Vice President Student Life & Dean of Students

michael.ferber@kingsu.ca 

780-293-3428


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Posted July 25, 2018
Saskatchewan Health Authority - Director Forensic Services - Chief Psychologist - North Battleford

 

DIRECTOR FORENSIC SERVICES/CHIEF PSYCHOLOGIST

 

Posting #: GO-00541900

Position #: 122272

Posted Date: July 24, 2018 17:00 CST

Closing Date: Until Suitable Candidate is Found

Type: Permanent Full Time

City/Town: North Battleford

Facility: SASKATCHEWAN HOSPITAL

Department: PSYCHOLOGY

Geographic Location: North Battleford

Expected Start Date: September 4, 2018

FTE: 1.0

Shift Information:   

Hours of Work: In a 1 week rotation:  5 shifts of 7.50 hours

Salary or Pay Band: Salary and benefits as per terms and conditions of employment

Number of Positions: 1

 

Job Summary:

 

This is a management position responsible for the administration and provision of psychological services and administration of the Forensic Services Program at the Saskatchewan Hospital through a multidisciplinary team in a dynamic and growing hospital setting.  This position provides the opportunity to direct care for and work with individuals with chronic major mental illness and intellectual disabilities, often treatment resistant, in both Forensic Psychology and Psychiatric Rehabilitation departments within Saskatchewan Hospital, North Battleford.  The Forensic Services Program is the only Provincial hospital program or facility designated for the secure admission and detention of prisoners for mental health purposes pursuant to the Criminal Code and the Correctional Services Act.

 

Reporting to the Chief Psychiatrist, this position oversees and provides clinical psychology services to patients in short-term and extended psychiatric rehabilitation, forensic and secure psychiatric rehabilitation. This position is designated both by the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Corrections and Policing as the Administrator, and oversees/provides court-ordered assessment and treatment of various patients under court orders by the Criminal Justice System.

 

The successful incumbent ensures quality provision of service in compliance with all relevant policies and legislative requirements. Provides all administrative duties related to the forensics and psychological services, including participation on management and advisory committees.

 

Additional Text:

 

Required Qualifications:

  • PhD in Clinical Psychology
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan College of Psychologists

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Demonstrated skill in specialized forensic assessment and intervention approaches
  • Knowledge of the Criminal Code, Review Board processes, and relevant legislation
  • Effective organizational, interpersonal, and superior oral and written skills
  • Valid driver's license is required, as position requires travel to various meeting points throughout province

 

Experience:

  • Substantial practice experience in the provision of forensic service and forensic psychology
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and evaluate programming, research and services
  • Leadership, organizational, and management experience
  • Demonstrated ability to formulate, review and administer departmental policies

 

The Saskatchewan Health Authority is the largest employer in Saskatchewan, employing over 43,000 staff in a dynamic healthcare environment.

 

The Saskatchewan Health Authority is committed to providing coordinated quality services that are seamless, safe and patient-centred.

 

To Apply – please submit an application, indicating GO-# by:

 

 

Criminal Record Check Requirement – Prior to an offer of employment, applicants shall be required to provide a satisfactory criminal record check including a vulnerable sector query as a condition of employment.

 


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Posted July 23, 2018
Full-Time Clinical Coordinator Position - Edmonton

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Working as part of and overseeing a multidisciplinary team that provides intervention and support to clients and their families, fellow clinical team members and Child Development Facilitators (CDFs)
  • Serving as a resource for team members and families on the family’s overall programming and needs
  • Providing coaching, training, direction and participation in the evaluation of CDFs
  • Participating in the development of clinical policies, procedures, treatment priorities and reporting formats
  • Providing leadership to clinical team by overseeing the service programming for clients and their families
  • Ensuring that clinical team members are completing all the necessary documentation to meet internal and external deadlines
  • Evaluating the efficacy and effectiveness of treatment programs
  • Providing recommendations regarding various program options
  • Providing input to new program creation
  • Managing and maintaining the waitlist of clients coming into the program
  • Participating in the hiring and training of new staff
  • Managing the clinical caseload
  • Participating in stakeholders meetings to represent the agency, build relationships, increase skills and share resources as requested by the Clinical Director

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Registered psychologist in Alberta
  • Carry appropriate liability insurance as required
  • Experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other developmental disabilities
  • Minimum of four years of clinical experience
  • Valid Alberta Class 5 driver’s license
  • Reliable vehicle
  • Current criminal records check and child-youth intervention check

 

REMUNERATION:

  • Excellent compensation based on training and experience
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Extended health benefits
  • 38.75 hour work week with flexibility to scale hours as needed
  • Opportunities to participate in program development as we are a growing agency

 

CONTACT:

Kerry Campbell, M.A., R.SLP, CCC-SLP – Clinical Director via email: Kerry@Ability4Good.com, 403-262-9445, extension 105, website www.ability4good.com

We thank all applicants for your interest. Those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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