We are currently recruiting for the following:
Staff Grade Psychologist
A Staff Grade Psychologist is required to join an enthusiastic psychology department that provides support to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Intellectual Disabilities. Applicants should possess a particular interest in disability in childhood. It is desirable that applicants for this position possess experience working as a psychologist with children with disabilities.
The successful applicant will be working within an experienced, multidisciplinary team that provides both diagnostic and intervention services to children with autism who attend mainstream schools and special classes. The psychology department has a mix of clinical, counselling and educational psychologists amongst the staff. We have strong research links with UCC and we take trainees on placement from their clinical programme. Opportunities for CPD, supervision and autism specific training will be available.
Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Christian Ryan, Psychology Manager at 021-4558053. Application forms may be obtained by emailing Completed application forms must be returned no later than Wednesday 26th April 2017. Applicants may be short listed on the basis of their application. A panel may be formed for a period of 12 months to fill future fixed term staff grade positions supporting either children or adults. The Department of Health & Children Consolidated Scales apply. Visit our website at www.cope-foundation.ie