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Educational Psychologist - based in Qatar

Job Title: Educational Psychologist - based in Qatar
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doha
Industry:
Salary: Competitive - see job description
Job Published: May 09, 2018 12:49

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has come up in a state-of-the-art healthcare special needs facility in Doha, Qatar. Mind Institute works with clients experiencing difficulties with fine and gross motor challenges, language delays, emotional disorders, sensory integration issues, autism spectrum disorders, psychological needs, and more. Our departments include Speech and Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Psychology Services. With a multidisciplinary team of therapists and special educators licensed by Qatar’s Ministry of Health, Mind Institute provides the highest standard of care through focused assessment, comprehensive treatment, and individualized learning plans. Mind Institute’s mission is to create wholeness for children and adults by preparing each individual to successfully navigate social, academic and professional endeavors.

We are seeking a highly qualified HCPC Educational Psychologist with a minimum of 2 years experience to work with other therapists to ensure that consultation, advice and support is provided to children and their families. The successful candidate will provide robust and comprehensive assessments of patients to identify the child’s educational and developmental needs and implement an appropriate plan of action. They will develop and apply interventions to promote psychological well-being, social, emotional and behavioral development, and raise educational standards.

Applicants must:

  • Have a Master’s degree in Educational Psychology
  • Have a minimum of two years’ experience
  • Have a recognized and valid license and be an HCPC member
  • Have previous experience in developmental and psychological evaluation and treatment of children and adolescents with a wide range of psychological, behavioral, learning and developmental problems
  • Be a native English Speaker
  • Have a clear police clearance from their home country
  • Previous experience managing an independent caseload
  • Worked closely with schools and other outreach services

Package and Benefits:

Mind Institute offers a very attractive, full competitive package including:

  • A tax-free salary
  • An Annual return flight to the home country
  • Paid accommodation
  • 21 days annual leave
  • Healthcare
  • Uniform
  • End of Service Benefit
  • The opportunity to work in a truly unique, exciting, up-and-coming country

To apply, please send your CV to: vanessa@mindinstituteqatar.com