Psychologist ( Job No : JOB-2019-02602 )

Employer:
Singapore Association for Mental Health, The
Sector:
  • Mental Health
Centre:
Singapore Association For Mental Health - Buangkok

About The Role

SAMH manages the Activity Hub, where psychosocial rehabilitative programmes are conducted to assist residents in their recovery from mental illness and to reintegrating them into the community. Activity Hub’s services include occupational therapy, social work, psychological services and vocational placements.

Purpose:
To promote mental wellness, positive & healthy behaviours, thereby improving residents’ quality of life. To assess and provide intervention for psychological, behavioural, emotional and interpersonal issues resulting from, or related to physical or mental illnesses.

Core Duties:
• Conduct psychoeducation to educate and help residents to cope with mental illness
• Provide individualized intervention based on residents’ needs and goals
• Provide counselling for residents and work collaboratively in a disciplinary team towards rehabilitation goals
• Develop and conduct talks and workshops on mental health
• Compile monthly statistics reports
• Assist in daily operations and coordinating festive events for residents


Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology
• Minimum two years’ of relevant experience

Core Competencies:

• Effectively bilingual in local languages
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently in a team

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

• Prior working experience in the social services sector will have an advantage


Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
New
Job Details
Location:
Central
Area of Specialisation:

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Clinical Psychologist
Min Educational Qualification:
Bachelor Degree
Posting Date:

12 Sep 2019

Closing Date:

11 Oct 2019

Salary Range
Negotiable
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