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Psychologist/Psychological Associate-FT

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                                                                                  Ref# 20OPP004

                                              1 ‑ Full Time ‑ Psychologist/Psychological Associate

                                                                     Psychology & Psychometry





Reporting to the Manager Adult Mental Health Services, the Psychologist/Psychological Associate will be responsible for providing a full scope of psychological services to clients with acute and chronic psychiatric illness within an acute mental health inpatient unit. The Psychologist/Psychological Associate will conduct and/or supervise psychological assessments and provide individual and group psychological treatment within an adult population. Treatment focus will be brief models of therapy. The incumbent will also provide consultation to other members of the team as required and contribute to the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre's commitment to research and academics including providing clinical supervision to learners.



*  Documentation of registration or eligibility for registration as a Psychologist  with the College of Psychologists of

Ontario (CPO) prior to commencing employment (required)

*  Able to obtain declared competency for Assessment/Evaluation and Intervention/Consultation in Clinical

Psychology for Adults, ability to obtain declared competency in Clinical Neuropsychology an asset

*  Demonstrated competencies in consultation and leadership in an interprofessional treatment team context in


*  Evidence of prior practice in adult clinical psychology (preferred)

*  Evidence of competency and innovation in treatment program design and evaluation of treatment outcomes

*  Ability to work flexibly in an interprofessional team setting

*  Demonstrated knowledge of the Mental Health Act, Health Care Consent Act and Substitute Decision Act



Salary Range:  $53.19 to 67.80



The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are an equal opportunity employer.  Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout

the selection process.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health sciences centre and

encourage bilingual candidates to apply.



If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified



Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Tuesday, 31 December, 2020.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our





Posted:  January 6, 2020