Psychologist

at University of Fort Hare
Location Alice, South Africa
Date Posted
Category General
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Alice

Description

 

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the above-mentioned permanent post in the Student Affairs Division

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

To enhance student wellbeing and thereby contribute to retention and throughput by providing psychological services to students at the Student Counselling Unit, including the supervision and training of intern Psychologists.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Master’s degree in Clinical/Counselling Psychology

Registration with HPCSA as a Clinical or Counselling Psychologist

3 years working experience as a Psychologist

1-year experience working in higher education sector

Valid Driver’s license

 

COMPETENCIES:

Knowledge of and compliance with HPCSA regulations and ethical guidelines

Communication skills and interpersonal skills

Psychotherapeutic skills

Training and facilitation

Supervision skills

Problem Solving/Decision-making/Analytical thinking

Planning & organization / time management4

DUTIES:

Provide Individual Psychotherapy and counselling to UFH students

Individual and Group interventions in Residence

Conduct Debriefing and Crisis interventions to manage trauma

Provide individual or group supervision to intern psychologists and social work interns

Supervision of intern psychologists’ Community interventions

Monitoring and evaluating intern psychologists and social worker interns

Facilitation of the Residence Talk programs

Training for Student cohorts e.g. TLC, Social Work Department, Health Science students, First Year Experience etc.

Submit monthly reports and monthly statistics

 

Interested candidates can send their CV