Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lower Hutt
Job Published: November 14, 2019 16:42

Job Description

Clinical Psychologist - Child Development Service - New Zealand

The Hutt Valley Child Development Service requires an experienced clinical psychologist to work with children with a disability aged between 2 years and 16 years. We have a full-time and part-time (0.6) position available.

Our team

We have a full team of allied health professionals, as well as a developmental paediatrician also works in the service.

As our new team member you will be part of a multi-disciplinary developmental assessment team and contribute to parent education. You will need to enjoy taking part in parent education seminars and community education.

Skills and qualifications:

  • Have an in-depth understanding of disability and experience in the use of a wide range of psychometric measures and the ADOS
  • Experience in working with children with disabilities and their families
  • Registered with New Zealand Psychologists Board with current annual practising certificate


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support.

Staff benefits include our newly developed staff 'Wellness Program', discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym.

How to apply

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified, you will hear from one of our recruiters. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking here or through our careers website:

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 9112522A-19 and job title in the subject line.

Applications close Saturday, 7 December 2019.