Job Opportunity at St. Gabriel’s
Children’s Network Disability Teams
Mid-West Children’s Network Disability Team Services is a dynamic partnership formed between St. Gabriel’s Centre, Brothers of Charity, Enable Ireland, St. Joseph’s Foundation, Daughters of Charity and the Health Service Executive West. The partnership is responsible for the provision of team based services to children with disabilities aged 0-18 years in the Mid West CHO Area 3 catchment area.
We wish to recruit the following highly motivated and enthusiastic staff member
PERMANENT FULL-TIME PSYCHOLOGIST
LOCATION: TREEHOUSE TEAMS, ST. GABRIEL’S CENTRE, DOORADOYLE, LIMERICK
Informal enquiries to:
Maria Gomes, Senior Clinical Psychologist
Treehouse Children’s Services, St. Gabriel’s Centre, Dooradoyle, Limerick
Tel: 061 302733 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Application forms, job description and job specification are available from:
Treasa McAuliffe, CDNM
St. Gabriel’s Centre, Dooradoyle, Limerick
This post will facilitate the continued implementation of PDSCYP with emphasis on optimal achievement of outcomes for children and their families. This model includes a focus on the development and enhancement of collaborative working with families, schools and pre-schools to support children with a complex disability to achieve their full potential.
Applicants must have a recognised university degree or diploma (Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) level 8 equivalent) obtained with 1st or 2nd class honours in which Psychology was taken as a major subject and honours obtained in that subject AND a recognised professional post-graduate qualification in clinical, counselling or educational psychology or an equivalent qualification validated by the Department of Health.
Applicants with a clinical or counselling psychology qualification must demonstrate that they have acquired in appropriate health settings, for - Disability (Child and Adult), either at least 60 days or equivalent supervised clinical placements as part of the professional qualification or at least 60 days or equivalent post qualification supervised work experience as a psychologist.
Applicants with an educational psychology qualification must demonstrate that they have acquired in appropriate health settings for Child Disability, either at least 60 days or equivalent supervised clinical placements as part of the professional qualification or at least 60 days or equivalent post qualification supervised work experience as a psychologist.
Note: Combinations of supervised clinical placement experience as part of the qualification and post qualification supervised work experience within a single care group area to give a total of 60 days are not acceptable.
The 60 days of supervised placements do not have to be acquired consecutively. However no more than three separate supervised placements, each with a minimum of 20 consecutive days, should be counted to make up the sixty days. For example, a candidate could have completed three separate supervised placements of 20 days duration in different semesters, months, years etc., this would also satisfy the 60 day requirement.
SHORTLISTING MAY APPLY
Closing date for receipt of completed application form:
on or before 12.30pm, Friday 21th of July 2019
INTERVIEWS WILL BE HELD:
week commencing 12th August 2019
Canvassing will disqualify
St. Gabriel’s is an Equal opportunities employer