Associate Psychologist (Clinical and Forensic Psychology)

Location: North Region
Job Type:test Temporary / Contract
Reference: JO-2012-10055

Job description:

  • Clinical Work
    • Conducting screenings prior to group inclusion
    • Administering evaluation battery to clients
    • Preparing materials for group activities
    • Conducting group activities
    • Recording and uploading case notes
    • Tracking clients’ progress in treatment
    • Furnishing group intervention treatment reports and updating programme manuals
  • Research Work
    • Conducting literature reviews
    • Assisting in conducting focus groups
    • Data entry and transcribing audio/video recordings
    • Monitoring research data collection progress
    • Verification of the completeness and quality of collected data
    • Ensuring data security
    • Assisting in documentation of work processes
    • Drafting of reports for research project updates
  • Administrative Work
    • Designing of infographics, presentations, and other dissemination materials
    • Ad-hoc administrative duties assigned by the reporting officer


Job requirement:

  • Good Honours degree in Psychology (Second class and above)
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Highly organised and able to work independently to manage multiple timelines, deadlines and demands that will overlap
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Good theoretical understanding of Cognitive Behavioural Theraphy
  • Interest in working with the offending population
  • Prior research experience is an advantage
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and a data analysis software (e.g. SPSS, R, STATA)
  • Experience using design-related software (e.g. Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator, Piktochart)
  • Experience with online data collection platforms (e.g. SurveyGizmo, Qualtrics, etc.)