Senior Psychologist Primary Care

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Senior Child Psychologist/ Primary Care -South East of Ireland

FRS Healthcare are recruiting a Full time, Senior Child Psychologist on behalf of a Primary Care Team in Carlow/Kilkenny. The successful candidate will provide a psychological assessment and therapy service for children aged 0-18 years who are experiencing a mild to moderate, social, emotional, or behavioural difficulties.

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Summary: This is a fulltime vacancy, a long term contract for 1-2 years +. The working week is Monday to Friday from 9am-5pm in a Paediatric Primary care service in the South east of Ireland.

The Senior Psychologist will see children and their families for assessments, advice, psychological therapy, and group interventions.

A number of different types of services are offered such as Parenting groups, Parent Information Talks and Psychology intervention services e.g. Counselling/ Psychological therapy

Job Responsibilities:

Working in partnership with the multidisciplinary team, you will be responsible for the delivery of first-class Psychology service within the paediatric primary care service.

The Candidate:

  • A recognised qualification (Doctorate) in clinical, counselling, or educational psychology (Doctorate)
  • Candidates qualified outside the Republic of Ireland are required to hold validation of their qualifications with the Dept of Health & Children
  • For a Senior role a min 5 years Post graduate experience within a similar setting is essential.
  • For a Staff role 1 year Post graduate experience within a similar setting is essential, however placement experience will be recognised.
  • Permission to work in Ireland is essential
  • Flexibility in work practice
  • Available to take up work within 4-6 weeks.

FRS Recruitment: Here at FRS Recruitment we offer FREE Flights to Irish Citizens returning home who successfully secure a job through our agency (T's &C's apply)

Contact: If you have sufficient experience and are interested in this fantastic opportunity please contact Charlene Cooke, Client Relationship Manager, Allied Healthcare Division, FRS Recruitment. Tel: M: +353(0)86 0227527 for more information

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