Educational Psychologist (Early Intervention Programme for Infants and Children) ( Job No : JOB-2021-04125 )

Employer:
SPD
Sector:
  • Adults & Families
  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
Centre:
SPD - Tampines St 83

About The Role

The primary aim of the Educational Psychologist, Early Intervention Programme for Infants and Children (EIPIC) is to work collaboratively as part of a trans-disciplinary EIPIC team to educate families, staff and other stakeholders and support clients, to address clients’ developmental, learning, emotional and behavioural issues.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• To organise and undertake psycho-educational assessment of clients as appropriate.
• To develop and implement appropriate intervention strategies to address clients developmental, learning, emotional and behavioural issues.
• To participate in admissions screening of EIPIC applicants.
• To support clients throughout the EIPIC continuum, including out-of-centre placements.
• To provide consultation to support stakeholders (e.g. family and staff) in management of clients developmental, learning, emotional and behavioural issues.
• To support teachers in developing and implementing and monitoring clients IEPs.
• To Conduct Psychological Assessments for Special School Placements
• To maintain up-to-date records of psychologist assessment and intervention with clients, and consultation with families, staff and other stakeholders.
• To work closely with other EIPIC staff and clients parents and caregivers.
• To conduct training for SPD staff, parents and caregivers on appropriate topics, as needed.
• To submit reports, logs and assessment reports, etc., as required.


Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

- Good organisation and planning skills

Core Competencies:

- Good communication and interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to build relationships.

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

- At least a recognised Master’s degree in Educational or Clinical Psychology.
- Preferably, the psychologist should be registered, or eligible in the near future for registration, with the Singapore Psychological Society (SPS) as a Registered Psychologist (Singapore).


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

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Educational Psychologist
Min Educational Qualification:
Master (91)
Posting Date:

28 Nov 2021

Closing Date:

27 Dec 2021

Salary Range
SGD   4230.00 - 5200.00
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