Psychologist (clinical)

REF NO: PSYC1 01/2017
Directorate: Clinical Services
SALARY : Grade 3: R 866 310 (all inclusive package) Grade 2: R746 466 (all inclusive package) Grade 1: R 633 702.00(all inclusive package)
CENTRE : Dr. George Mukhari Academic Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 15 December 2017

Appropriate qualification that allows registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as Psychologist in a relevant registration category (e.
clinical, counselling, education, industrial, research psychology).
Registration with the HPCSA in a relevant registration category (e.
clinical, counselling, education, industrial, research psychology) and proof of current registration.
Knowledge of various languages, Conduct psycho diagnostic and neuropsychological assessment for children and adolescents, initiation of community outreach programs, experience in supervision and training for clinical developments of Interns will be an added advantage (RSA: No experience required after registration with the HPCSA as Psychologist in respect of RSA qualified employees who performed Community Service in relevant profession as required in South Africa), (Foreigner: one (1) Year relevant experience required after registration with HPCSA as Psychologist in respect of foreign qualified employees, of whom it is not required to perform Community Service as required in South Africa).

Under direction, incumbent provides all aspects of psychological services including diagnostic evaluations, assessments, treatment planning and individual therapy for adults in community services.
Provides couples, family and group psychotherapy as needed.
Provides services for patients with more complex interacting disorders.
Provides clinical supervision and training of interns, initiate and participate in community outreach programs, coordinates 82 all services and assures quality of care.
Participate on multi-disciplinary treatment team, interviews patients and facilitates discussion around diagnosis and treatment planning.
The licensed clinician is responsible for the soundness and validity of recommendations and services, but is expected to seed advice from supervisor or senior specialist on unusual or complex cases.
Incumbent keeps supervisor informed of the status and progress of individual cases.