Sunny Hill Health Centre
As per the current Public Health Order, full vaccination against COVID-19 is a condition of employment with PHSA as of October 26, 2021.
The School Psychologist provides developmental and psycho-educational diagnostic assessment services to assigned patients and clients with a variety of medical, developmental, behavioural, psychiatric and other disorders of development.
What you’ll do
Provide developmental and psycho-educational diagnostic psychology assessment services for specified programs and or patient groups, in consultation with the Program Manager and Head of Psychology as required.
Coordinate and deliver a full range of developmental and psycho-educational diagnostic assessments such as cognitive, educational, social/emotional evaluations.
Document assessments and outcomes and advises members of the treatment team of diagnostic outcomes.
Function as a primary contact for the interprofessional diagnostic teams, individuals or person serving the identified patient groups.
Provide consultation and information to community partners, public, community and professionals’ group as requested by the Program Manager.
Provide information and advice to colleagues, physicians and hospital personnel regarding the diagnostic assessment, outcomes, recommendations and patient care issues.
Participate in in-service education for program, department and hospital staff as required.
Supervise and provide evaluations for School Psychology learners and students as required.
Maintain currency in the scientific literature relevant to area(s) of practice and in the application of scientific evidence to clinical decision making.
May initiate or participate in outcome investigations and/or quality initiatives with the specified program.
What you bring
Current registration by the College of Psychologists of British Columbia, or registration within one (1) year of employment.
Training at the doctoral level in School psychology or Educational Psychology with related experience in specified program area, including one (1) year of recent related experience working with children, adolescents and their families.
Recent related experience in child developmental/school and/or health care environment.
You also have the ability to:
Communicate and present ideas effectively, both orally and in writing
Carry out duties in timely fashion
Establish priorities, develop/implement short-term and long-term objectives
Deal with others effectively
Teach and provide instruction
Demonstrate proficiency in computer skills related to report writing and to recording and managing data
What we bring
Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.
Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
Access to professional development opportunities through our in-house training programs, including +2,000 courses, such as our San’yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training course, or Core Linx for Leadership roles.
Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan, and psychological health & safety programs and holistic wellness resources.
Annual statutory holidays (13) with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
PHSA is a remote work friendly employer, welcoming flexible work options to support our people (eligibility may vary, depending on position).
Perks include access to fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.
Job Type: Regular Part-Time (0.60 FTE)
Wage: $46.27 to $57.86 per hour
Location: 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver BC, V6H 2N9
Hours of Work: Tuesday-Thursday; 0830-1630
Requisition # 116548
What we do
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (SHHC) provides specialized development and rehabilitation services to BC children, youth and their families.
BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) provides care for the most seriously ill or injured children and youth from across British Columbia.
SHHC and BCCH are part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA).
The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose.
Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services
PHSA, SHHC and BCCH are committed to employment equity, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, background and experience, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.
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