Provisional Psychologist, Integrated Services in Education, Werklund School of Education

  • Company:
    University of Calgary
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Health Care

Job ID:16355Updated:September 12, 2018Location:Main CampusPosition DescriptionISEis looking to fill one position for aRegistered Provisional PsychologistcommencingJanuary 1, 2019 . This is an exciting opportunity to work with a team to provide assessment and intervention services to children, youth, and families in a University based training clinic. The incumbent will also have ample exposure to teaching, professional development, and supervision.INTEGRATED SERVICES IN EDUCATION VISION:   Assessment that informs intervention, research that supports innovation, professional development that empowers practice, and training that prepares future practitioners.Integrated Services in Education (ISE) provides a practicum experience for graduate students in School and Applied Child Psychology and Counselling Psychology programs to develop skills appropriate to their areas of study. The clinicians in ISE are graduate students who are applying assessment skills under the supervision of Clinical Supervisors, who are Registered Psychologists. Within this mandate, ISE also strives to provide quality, lower cost services to members of the community. Presently, ISE provides psychoeducational assessments for children, approximately 5 to 20 years of age, including those transitioning into and out of K – 12 schooling. Additionally, ISE offers a reading intervention program for children in Grades 2 to 4 and an anxiety prevention and management program for children ages 8 to 10.POSITION INCLUDESWorking 7 hours a day for 48 weeks between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019Four weeks of personal time during the year contract; three during scheduled University breaks and one negotiableReception to meet, greet, and book clientsAdministrative services provided to create and close files and manage paymentAll essential resource materials and supplies providedSupervision provided as outlined by the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP)Salary plus minimal benefitsQUALIFICATIONSRegistered as a Provisional Psychologist with the CAPStrong psychoeducational assessment trainingExcellent command of English language, written and oral/verbalComputer literateExperience working with children and youthApplication Process:  Applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, CV and a redacted psychoeducational assessment report in pdf format to: educrecr@ucalgary.ca; attention of Dr. Erica Makarenko, Director, Integrated Services in Education, University of Calgary.Application Deadline:This position will remain open until filled; however, applicants will be reviewed as they are received.We would like to thank all applicants in advance for submitting their resumes. Please note, only those candidates chosen to continue on through the selection process will be contacted.Additional InformationTo learn more about academic opportunities at the University of Calgary and all we have to offer, view ourAcademic Careers website. For more information about the Werklund School of Education visitCareers in the Werklund School of Education .About the University of Calgary The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university – a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude. Located in the nation’s most enterprising city, the university is making tremendous progress on its Eyes High journey to be recognized as one of Canada’s top five research universities, grounded in innovative learning and teaching and fully integrated with the community it both serves and leads. The University of Calgary inspires and supports discovery, creativity and innovation across all disciplines. For more information, visitucalgary.ca. About Calgary, AlbertaCalgary is one of the world’s cleanest cities and has been named one of the world’s most livable cities for years. Calgary is a city of leaders – in business, community, philanthropy and volunteerism. Calgarians benefit from a growing number of world-class dining and cultural events and enjoy more days of sunshine per year than any other major Canadian city. Calgary is less than an hour’s drive from the majestic Rocky Mountains and boasts the most extensive urban pathway and bikeway network in North America.