About The Role
The Psychologist, under the supervision of the Head of Department (Allied Professionals), is a member of the school’s AP Department. He or She provides psychological services within an inter-disciplinary setting, applying an array of psychometric assessments and intervention for clients with Mild Intellectual Disability and Autism Spectrum Disorder. He or She works collaboratively with fellow allied professionals, teaching staff, and parents or caregivers to facilitate learning and development of the students by promoting and supporting their cognitive, social, emotional and behavioural needs. He or She will conduct and participate in case conferences or consultations, and home visits, as well as provide relevant support services to benefit students and their families. The standard of professional practice will be ethical and delivered with due consideration to the relevant legislation and procedures.
• At least a Master’s Degree in Educational Psychology or related field
• Previous working experience in schools (mainstream or SPED schools) and working with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder is preferred
• Strong analytical and organisational skills
• Ability to work independently and as a team member in a fast-paced work environment
Preferred achievements / characteristics
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.