Massey University
  • Wellington, New Zealand
Jul 27, 2018
School of Psychology College of Humanities and Social Sciences We are seeking to appoint an experienced Clinical Psychologist registered in New Zealand. The appointee must have a minimum of five years (ideally eight year or more) professional experience. This appointment provides an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development of the Centre for Psychology at the Auckland (Albany) Campus. The Centre runs a busy psychology clinic catering to the needs of children, adolescents and adults, with a large proportion of its current clients referred by the military. It also assists in the professional training of postgraduate students in Psychology (MClinPsych and DClinPsych) which has a Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) focus. In addition to being encouraged to further develop their own area of expertise and specialisation, the appointee will have responsibility for professional practice with a wide range of clients, and for the supervision of Clinical Trainees, particularly Intern Psychologists. There will be encouragement to develop and participate in state-of-the-art, evidence-based treatment and research programmes that meet unserved client needs in the North Shore region, according to the appointee's interests and expertise. Should you require clarification on any aspect of this position, please contact Dr Clifford van Ommen, Director of the Centre for Psychology, Telephone +64 9 414 0800 extn 43114, email c.vanommen@massey.ac.nz, or Associate Professor Ross Flett, Head of School, email r.a.flett@massey.ac.nz Information about the School of Psychology and the University can be accessed via http://psychology.massey.ac.nz/ Closing date: 30 August 2018 Reference number: A220-18RZ For further information and to apply online, visit: http://massey-careers.massey.ac.nz/
Massey University Auckland, New Zealand Full time
Jul 27, 2018
School of Psychology College of Humanities and Social Sciences The appointee will be a practicing Senior Psychologist with a recognised Postgraduate Clinical Psychology qualification and must either be, or be eligible to, register with the New Zealand Psychologists Board and to hold a valid Annual Practice Certificate, and be eligible for registration under the clinical scope. A minimum of eight years practice experience is required, as well as demonstrated leadership skills and management experience. Familiarity with cognitive-behaviourally orientated assessment and treatment approaches is essential. Substantial experience in provision of therapy to children and young people and the cognitive assessment of children, young people and adults would be an added advantage. The appointee will have direct responsibility for the Centre for Psychology on the Albany campus in Auckland and maintaining clinical psychology services to clients. This will include the initiation, procurement and maintenance of research and service relationships and contracts. The clinic is a training facility and has an essential role in supporting the School's clinical psychology training programme. The role of the Director involves management of staff, the administration of the Centre as a centre of excellence, the design and implementation of clinical services to a selected range of clients, and the facilitation and management of the applied practice research. The role includes direct supervision of Clinical Psychology placement students and interns. The Director will be able to coordinate the development of a coherent programme of research and will either develop an active research profile that complements the existing activity in the Centre for Psychology or may choose instead to focus on contributing to teaching. Collaborative research among colleagues within Massey University's multi-campus Psychology programme is encouraged. As part of Massey University's commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi, the School of Psychology incorporates a bicultural focus into its programmes and practice. Should you require clarification on any aspect of this position, please contact Associate Professor Ross Flett, Head of School, e-mail r.a.flett@massey.ac.nz Information about the School of Psychology and the University can be accessed at http://psychology.massey.ac.nz/ and http://www.massey.ac.nz/?w0ba45924y Closing date: 30 August 2018 Reference number: A279-18RZ For further information and to apply online, visit: http://massey-careers.massey.ac.nz/
Massey University Auckland, New Zealand Full time