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Publish Date: 
20/10/2020 - 01:00 to 27/11/2020 - 00:00
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Job Title:  Psychologist - Contract Role Cork                                  

Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, in a purpose-built facility.

Our Client:
Was founded on the philosophy of ‘a local service for local needs’.  They provide comprehensive services for both children and adults with an intellectual disability and autism in the West Cork area. 

Senior Psychologist - will be offered a 2 day per week contract
Graduate Psychologist - will be offered 3 day per week contract 

Location: Clonakilty, Co. Cork       Salary:  Negotiable - based on experience

Education and Experience required for this role: 
Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI) accreditation is essential for this role.
Completion of a recognised postgraduate training programme and experience in clinical psychology at doctorate level is desirable.  An excellent academic record, and appropriate personal qualities (maturity, emotional stability etc) are required. Relevant experience is essential in dealing with children and adults with complex needs and disabilities.

Work activities
Diagnosing and clarifying problems by discussion, interview and questionnaire
Offering therapy for difficulties relating to clients needs 
Assessing and working with a wide range of clients, especially in the area of children 
Working hours: mainly 9.00am–5.00pm, possibly with some extra hours. 
Travel: may be required occasionally.

Skills and qualities
Excellent listening and communication skills
Excellent motivational skills
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Great patience and the ability to empathise
Ability to inspire trust and confidence in people from a wide range of backgrounds
Ability to explain complex issues to people with little or no specialist knowledge
Excellent observational skills coupled with the ability to interpret people's body language as well as what they say
Ability to produce clear, concise written reports.

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