Psychologist ( Job No : JOB-2022-02857 )

Employer:
Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore
Sector:
  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
Centre:
Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore (CPAS) - Pasir Ris

Established in 1957, Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore (CPAS) enables children and adults with cerebral palsy and multiple disabilities to realise their full potential and to lead a life of dignity. CPAS provides fully integrated programmes and services such as early intervention, special education, day activity centre programmes, vocational training and rehabilitation therapy, all at the highest standards of passion, integrity, care and excellence. Dedicated to creating an awareness of cerebral palsy, CPAS also advocates for equal opportunities for all persons.

At CPAS, you can expect to work in a culture of helpful and collaborative teams to empower persons with cerebral palsy or multiple disabilities to realise their full potential.
Surround yourself with supportive peers, and work towards the same common goal. Throughout your journey with us, you will receive timely guidance and constantly learn and develop.
We strive to foster a culture of trust and open communication, where two-way feedback and communication is highly encouraged. Join us and make a difference today!

About The Role

Responsibilities:
• Oversees different Intervention Programmes to suit the needs of the individual students
• Develop and implement strategies to deal with learning and behavior patterns of the students
• Conduct assessments, such as intake or initial screening assessment, progress monitoring, and relevant
assessments to inform suitable placement (educational or vocational) to early intervention and special school children with competence
• Coach key partners to apply educational and behavioural techniques to carry out intervention plans
• Provide regular supervision to psychologist on periodic psychological evaluation and other related assessments to all early intervention or special school children and other clients where necessary
• Initiate and implement new and specialized psychological services
• Participate in projects that involve cross-department interface
• Conduct in-service workshops for parents or caregivers for all programme
• Conduct training for staff for all programme
• Assist HOD in the administration of the department
• Participate in research and programme evaluation projects


Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Eligible for full membership with Singapore Psychological Society or registration with the Singapore Register of Psychologists

Core Competencies:

• A Master Degree in Educational or Clinical Psychology
• Relevant clinical experience with children and adolescents preferred

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

• Conversant in learning, emotion and social development skills, child development and classroom management skills
• Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work independently in a multidisciplinary team
• A heart to serve in the special needs sector


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

Intervention and Psycho Diagnostics Testing

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

29 Jul 2022

Closing Date:

28 Aug 2022

Salary Range
SGD   4400.00 - 5000.00
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