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Position: Psychologist
Program/Service/Department: Brain Injury Rehab – Inpatient/Day-patient Team

Competition #: 07-172
Status: Temporary full time (1 Year contract)
Salary: Min: $43.95/hour to Target: $52.29/ hour

Key Responsibilities:

  • In partnership with clients/families and the interdisciplinary team, provides client and family-centred care which is goal directed, evidence based and outcome oriented
  • Supports and respects the client/family’s rights to make decisions based on their own values, beliefs and experiences
  • Bases practice on established policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates a spirit of inquiry by examining current practice and identifying questions for study and research
  • Provides psychological interventions in conjunction with the physical, psychosocial, and cultural well being of clients and families
  • Collaborates with the client/family to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate interventions provided, documenting the process according to professional standards and hospital policy with respect for the client’s right to confidentiality
  • Advocates on behalf of the client/family to support quality outcomes of rehabilitation care
  • Interacts with members of the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team and community providers as appropriate, to ensure an integrated approach to health care
  • Participates in quality management activities and supports the maintenance of a safe and healthy work environment
  • Documents on client charts as required and accurate workload statistics
  • Utilizes the teaching/learning processes to provide relevant and current information, both formal and informal, to clients/families, staff, students and professionals in the community
  • Develops appropriate clinical training, formal and informal, for graduate students in psychology
  • Contributes to the development of Psychology practice within the Centre
  • Demonstrates accountability for own psychology practice by adhering to establish professional practice standards
  • Performs other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • PhD in Clinical Child Neuropsychology
  • Current registration with the College of Psychologists of Ontario
  • Appropriate clinical training in Child Neuropsychology
  • Knowledge and experience in performing neuropsychological assessments, individual counselling, and behavioural consultation
  • Child Clinical Neuropsychology work experience required
  • Developmental assessment experience preferred
  • Experience working with an interdisciplinary team preferred
  • Demonstrates ability to organize time, meet deadlines, take initiative and is self direction
  • Demonstrates ability to effectively and efficiently manage fluctuating clinical responsibilities

All interested candidates are invited to submit their application, quoting the competition number, to:

Human Resources
Bloorview Kids Rehab
150 Kilgour Road, Toronto, Ontario M4G 1R8
Fax: (416) 424-3868
E-mail: humanresources at bloorview dot ca *(see Note below)

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