Psychologist ( Job No : JOB-2019-02960 )

  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
About The Role

The primary aim of the 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/other stakeholders and support clients, to address clients’ developmental/ learning/emotional/ behavioural issues.


> Organise and undertake psycho-educational assessment of clients as appropriate - Develop and implement appropriate intervention strategies to address clients’ developmental/learning/emotional/behavioural issues
> Participate in admissions screening of EIPIC applicants
> Support clients throughout the EIPIC continuum, including out-of-centre placements
> Provide consultation to support stakeholders (e.g., family and staff) in management of clients’ developmental/learning/emotional/behavioural issues
> Support teachers in developing/implementing/monitoring clients’ IEPs
> Conduct psychological assessments for special school placements
> Maintain up-to-date records of psychologist’s assessment/intervention with clients, and consultation with families/staff/other stakeholders
> Work closely with other EIPIC staff and clients’ parents/caregivers
> Conduct training for SPD staff, parents/caregivers on appropriate topics, as needed
> Submit reports, logs and assessment reports, etc., as required
> Other Duties - as may be assigned from time to time by Director/Assistant Director Children Services Division and Chief Executive Officer, SPD

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:


Core Competencies:

> Good communication and interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to build relationships
> Good organisation and planning skills

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

> 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
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

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

20 Oct 2019

Closing Date:

19 Nov 2019

Salary Range
SGD   3230.00 - 5080.00
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