Educational Psychologist ( Job No : JOB-2022-00218 )

Employer:
SPD
Sector:
  • Disability
Centre:
SPD - Bedok North Avenue 1

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, other stakeholders and support clients, to address clients developmental, learning, emotional, behavioural issues.

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


Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

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

2. Good organisation and planning skills.

Core Competencies:

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

2. Good organisation and planning skills.

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

1. At least a recognised Master’s degree in Educational or Clinical Psychology.

2. 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:

14 Jan 2022

Closing Date:

31 Mar 2022

Salary Range
SGD   4320.00 - 5000.00
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