Build your career – at the hospital that’s built for the future
Humber River Hospital is committed to revolutionizing patient care for our diverse community. We are looking for exceptional individuals to join our great team: people who share our passion to deliver excellent, patient-focused, expert care. The Hospital is formally affiliated with both the University of Toronto and Queen’s University.
Right now we’re looking for a Psychologist to work in the Child and Adolescence Mental Health and Addictions Inpatient Program.
Location: Wilson Site
Hours of work:
Employee Group: OPSEU 590
Hourly Rate Range: $46.86- $58.98/hour
In consultation with Child and Adolescent Mental Health interdisciplinary team will plan and implement comprehensive psychological assessments using clinical interviews, behavioral, personality adaptive / developmental and cognitive/ neuropsychological measures; administer and interpret psychometric measures to assess behavior, personality, social-emotional functioning, cognitive functioning and academic achievement; provide feedback and recommendations (both oral and comprehensive written reports ) to families, the interdisciplinary team for all assessments to clarify diagnosis, guide treatment and suggest educational accommodation for young patients; plan, implement and evaluate diverse empirically based interventions with children, adolescents and their families; and participate in discharge planning and coordination of services within the hospital and in the community, as needed.
Communicate and record patient assessments results, progress reports in accordance with hospital policy and Standards of Professional Conduct.
Consult with other staff members and or community professionals including developing, implementing and evaluating inpatient and or outpatient interventions implemented by the treatment team and other professionals within the patient’s circle of care
Assist in providing in-service education, as required.
Participate in planning, preparation, facilitation and evaluation of new and existing programs and services within the program.
Doctorate /Masters Ph.D in clinical psychology in area of Child/ Adolescent MH required
Registration with the College of Psychologists of Ontario required
Minimum of 5 years experience in Child and Adolescent mental health, primarily in the area of psychological and/or education assessments is required. Experience working with the School Board (e.g. Toronto District School Board) preferred
Must have experience working with MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) and Meditech
Skills in undertaking psychological/ education assessments required
Demonstrated skills in modality of CBT preferred
Experience in Project Management, preferred
Good knowledge of the Mental Healthcare
Excellent Interpersonal, tact, and diplomacy skills
Demonstrated strong analytical, problem solving, presentation skills, as well as the ability to teach/train others
Excellent attendance and discipline free record required.
Why Humber? Why Now?
Humber River Hospital is on an exciting transformation journey of redefining patient care as we leverage the most advanced technologies to enhance all aspects of delivering highly reliable safe, quality care. We continue to build a people-centered workplace with excellent staff and physician engagement by hiring passionate, diverse and inclusive healthcare professionals. People who care and live our values of Compassion, Professionalism and Respect. People who are committed to making a positive difference.
We are a Studer Group hospital, focused on evidence-based leadership practices and hardwiring a culture that WOWs.
Why? Because at Humber River Hospital, we know it’s our people and our ability to innovate that allows us to consistently deliver a positive patient experience. At Humber River Hospital we believe in exceptional care...healthier community.
This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by the employee within this position. However, the actual responsibilities, duties, qualifications and experience may vary. Employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Information contained in this job posting/description is subject to change.
Humber River Hospital is committed to inclusion and diversity. We believe that diversity drives our culture of innovation. By bringing together a variety of different perspectives, it fuels our creative thinking, generates new ideas and creates solutions designed to address tomorrow's healthcare challenges today. We take pride in providing professional development and career advancement opportunities for our employees including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with physical and developmental disabilities. We also provide accommodation to applicants and all of our employees - from hire to retire.
Let us know what we can do to help you be successful during your recruitment experience at Humber River Hospital.