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Psychologist - Child & Adolescent

Job Title: Psychologist - Child & Adolescent
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doha
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Job Published: July 25, 2017 14:41

Job Description

Organizational Profile:

Sidra Medical and Research Center is a state of the art academic medical center that will function to the level of the highest international standards.  Its clinical focus is on the specialty care of women and children.

Sidra’s Vision is: “Sidra Medical and Research Center will be a beacon of learning, discovery and exceptional care, ranked among the top medical centers in the world”.

Sidra works closely with Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar and Hamad Medical Corporation across all three activities to raise the standard of health and health care throughout the State of Qatar.

Job Summary:

The Psychologist - Child & Adolescent is responsible for providing specialist psychological assessments and interventions for children and adolescents (C&A) patients. The incumbent is responsible for evaluating complex psychological data and formulating / implementing a formal psychological treatment plan for the patients. The incumbent is also responsible for providing specialist psychological advice, guidance and consultation to other professionals contributing directly to the patient’s treatment plan.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills:

Education:

  • Masters in clinical psychology – essential
  • PhD in clinical psychology (specializing in child / young adult psychology) – highly advantageous

Experience:

  • 5+ years’ experience as a practicing clinical psychologist, including 2+ year should be in the area of child / young adult psychology

Certification and Licensure:

  • Valid medical licensure in country of practice
  • Ability to obtain medical license in Qatar

Job Specific Skills and Abilities: 

  • Demonstrated experience in theoretical psychological techniques and expertise in  providing consultations
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Preferred Arabic written and spoken

To apply please register your interest with us at the following email address: tfula@sidra.org

Please also feel free to visit us on http://www.sidra.org/