Senior Psychologist

Senior Psychologist
Position Type
Senior Psychologist Full Time

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assessment
    • Conduct functional behaviour analysis and develop Individual Behaviour Plans (IBPs)
    • Conduct screening assessments related to school admission, vocational and other Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) related assessments
  • Intervention
    • Plan and execute intervention programmes for students with autism in group or individual setting
    • Coach key partners to apply educational and behavioural techniques to carry out intervention plans at home and in class
    • Provide behavior management support to students and attend to school student behavior crisis line
    • Coordinate activities related to case management of students
    • Facilitate training for caregivers / staff
    • Any other responsibilities required by your Supervisor
  • Leadership Duties
    • To articulate the Autism Therapist's role scope and responsibilities to teachers, other school professionals, administrators, support personnel, families and the community
    • To provide routine reporting on agreed KPIs for Autism Therapists service provision
    • To positively influence the development of programs and policies & procedures to promote best practice in Autism Therapists service provision
    • To be directly involved in the assessment of needs and development of Autism Therapists services to meet priority needs areas in consultation with leaders
    • To provide Supervision and Mentorship inducting new professionals and/or supervising / mentoring new Autism Therapists.
    • To be involved in WeCAN Carer Training as required.
    • To establish and maintain professional linkages to the national and international Psychology Professional bodies.

 

Requirements:

  • Possess a Masters in Psychology or equivalent
  • With at least 5 years relevant work experience in the same or related field
  • A member of Singapore Psychological Society or must be eligible for full registration
  • Evident proficiency in English Language
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member in a fast paced work environment
  • Desire to learn about Autism and has the passion to serve autism community and their families

 

Apply for this Position:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.

We regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

 

Last modified on Tuesday, 11 October 2016 11:49