Psychologist / Psychological Associate

JVS Toronto is a registered charity in the social services sector providing career and employment services. Our employees make a difference affecting local communities by connecting jobseekers to employment and helping employers build their workforce in Toronto and York Region. The Psychological Services Department provides assessments, intervention and consulting services to children, youth, and adults. We have exciting opportunities to assist us with a variety of referral issues for each of our client groups. You’d be part of a team of psychology service providers, vocational evaluators and career counsellors. Learn more about the good work we do by visiting our website at https://www.jvstoronto.org/assessments/.

Are you looking for meaningful work where you can make a noticeable difference in peoples’ lives? JVS Toronto will provide you with the opportunity to advance your career and give back to our community. To reward employees’ hard work, JVS Toronto offers a paid vacation allowance, health, vision, & dental benefits, an employee assistance program (EAP), and corporate discounts.

Psychologist / Psychological Associate

Career, Education & Psychological Services

1 year full- or part-time contract with possibility of renewal / Starting ASAP / Dufferin & Lawrence

We’re looking for someone who will:

  • Conduct and/or supervise psycho-diagnostic/educational assessments (if on a registration path to meet requirements with the College of Psychologists of Ontario) in our clinic and across existing contracts (e.g., York Region District School Board, Ontario Works, Jewish Day Schools)
  • Can provide individual and/or group counselling for a variety of presenting issues such as anxiety and mood disorder
  • Prepare comprehensive reports and provide feedback to referring agencies, schools, individuals assessed (or their guardians) and others
  • Maintain records, clinical notes, files, statistics and program details as necessary

Flexible hours / evenings / weekends may be required for this position.

Minimum Qualifications & Experience:

  • Currently registered with The College of Psychologists of Ontario (autonomous or supervised practice) with declared areas of competency in school and/or clinical/
  • Experience conducting psycho-diagnostic/educational assessments with children, adolescents and/or adults
  • Ability to develop a treatment plan
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven problem-solving abilities
  • Well-developed clinical and team skills
  • You are a committed professional with a strong sense of ethics, values and fairness
  • A clear Police Vulnerable Sector check is required for this position

 Our ideal candidate will also have:

  • Proven supervisory skills
  • Proven psychotherapeutic skills
  • Experience working in a school

 

 Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resume & covering letter ASAP to psychedjobs@jvstoronto.org.

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JVS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you require accommodation in order to submit your application, please contact JVS directly.

Our agency embraces diversity and encourages all qualified candidates to apply.

We thank all applicants for their interest in our agency, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.