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Psychologist

Job Title: Psychologist
Contract Type: Full-time
Location: Cayman Islands
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Salary: Salary range: KYD$80,889 – KYD$97,259.00 per annum
Job Published: June 30, 2021 08:02

Job Description

PSYCHOLOGIST

Salary range: KYD$80,889 – KYD$97,259.00 per annum

The Cayman Islands Health Services Authority, is a 24-hour provider of full health care services in the Cayman Islands employing almost 900 staff locally. We are a 124-bed hospital in Grand Cayman and the 18-bed hospital in Cayman Brac where ancillary services are also offered a 7 district health centres and clinics for dental and eye care.

The post holder provides professional psychological services (including assessments, diagnosis, treatment) to patients and other external providers and agencies. The post holder also contributes to the delivery of mental health programs to clients of the Psychiatry Service and assists in developing general policies for the department and the Psychology staff.

Responsibilities: 

The post holder provides individual psychological evaluations, testing, therapy, and psychotherapy sessions with in-house, external providers, agencies and referrals as required. Post holder consults and coordinates care with other service providers to enhance treatment outcome for patients.

Qualifications & Experience: 

The post holder must have a Masters Degree in Psychology, usually Clinical Psychology. The post holder should have both theoretical and practical experience in the application of psychotherapeutic interventions such as cognitive-behavioral therapy and non-pharmacological treatments like behavior modification techniques. Must have a working knowledge of administration and interpretation of a variety of commonly used psychological tests, test construction, and statistical analysis. The post holder must be able to motivate and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, and computer proficient in Microsoft word applications. A remuneration and benefits package, commensurate with experience and qualifications will be offered to the successful candidates of these posts.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic team of professionals, please forward your resume and  HSA application online to: hsa.jobs@hsa.ky using PDF format.

IMPORTANT: All resumes must be accompanied by a HSA Application Form or they will not be considered for processing without this.

Applications can be located with each Job Description on www.hsa.ky

Application deadline: July 30, 2021