Posting Number: 64749
Open: February 26, 2019
Deadline: April 1, 2019
The Psychologist in this position within Children's Hospital, both with general neurology, neurosurgery, genetics, and the epilepsy service, and involves collaborative work within those services to provide neuropsychological assessments to patients (i) with a range of neurological disorders and (ii) patients awaiting epilepsy surgery. The individual reports to the Manager, Psychology.
Rate of Pay: $47.887 per hour - $59.860 per hour
Doctoral degree in Psychology
Registration (or eligibility for registration) with the College of Psychologists of Ontario with authorization in Clinical Neuropsychology with children and adolescents
Recent experience assessing patients with neurological disorders
Recent experience assessing patients prior to epilepsy surgery (preferred)
Recent experience working in a hospital setting (preferred)
Recent experience in supervising a psychometrist
Demonstrated advanced knowledge of relevant legislation (e.g., Mental Health Act, PHIPA, HCCA)
Demonstrated advanced ability to establish effective interpersonal relationships
Demonstrated advanced verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated flexibility and a commitment to working within an academic environment
Demonstrated excellent time management and organizational skills
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks effectively
Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to the principles of patient and family centred care
Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to patient and staff safety
Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis
London Health Sciences Centre foster a culture of patient and staff safety whereby all employees are guided by LHSC's Mission, Vision, Values and Code of Conduct.
We are committed to providing a safe, healthy and inclusive work environment that inspires respect. LHSC encourages applications from persons with disabilities and we are committed to providing accommodations upon request.
As part of the assessment process applicants may be required to complete a written examination or test. Please be advised that an internal reference check may be conducted as part of the selection process.
Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector police check (original document) completed in the last 3 months.
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