Kaiako Haumanu | Clinical Educator

University of Canterbury

  • Part-time
  • Canterbury

Te Kura Mahi ā-Hirikapo | School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing

Te Rāngai Pūtaiao | College of Science

Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā!

He hiahia, he pūkenga nōu i ngā mahi haumanu me te hoe i te waka mātai hinengaro? He pōwhiri atu tēnei nā Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha kia tono mai te hunga i te tūranga Kaiako Haumanu i Te Pokapū Mātai Hinengaro i Te Rāngai Pūtaiao.

  • Part-time at 26.25 hours per week (0.7 FTE)
  • Continuing (i.e. permanent) position

Āu Mahi | What You Will Do

In this role, you will provide clinical psychology expertise to the School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing, the Director(s) of Clinical Psychology Training, Psychology Centre Director and Head of School. You will contribute to the effective academic and professional functioning of the clinical training programme and Psychology Centre by contributing to teaching and supervision of clinical psychology students. You will support and supervise students on placement in the Psychology Centre, and provide tuition, coaching, practicum training, supervision and other clinical services as may be required. You will also contribute to the programme's bi-cultural teaching and competence.

Mōu | Who You Are

You will have a Postgraduate Diploma or Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (or overseas equivalent) and be a Registered Psychologist in the Clinical Scope in Aotearoa New Zealand. You will have post-registration experience working as a Clinical Psychologist as well as experience providing Cognitive Behaviour Therapy assessment and treatment in community settings to a broad range of clients. Ideally you will have had experience in training/and or clinical supervision of students on placement. An ability in and knowledge of te reo me ōna tikanga Māori will be considered to be an advantage.

Mahi Ngātahi | Who You Will Work With

The Psychology Centre is the clinical psychology training and research centre for the Clinical Psychology Programme at the UC. We share facilities and resources with the UC Speech & Hearing Clinic in a multidisciplinary approach with Speech Language Therapy and Audiology services.

We offer students an opportunity to participate in a wide range of psychological assessments and treatments as part of their practicum course, working alongside our senior clinical psychologists.

For more information about our centre and team, please visit our website.

Ngā Painga o UC | Why UC

Tangata Tū, Tangata Ora - Engaged, Empowered, Making a Difference.

We are committed to accessible higher education, service to the community and the encouragement of talent without barriers of distance, wealth, class, gender or ethnicity. The University explicitly aims to produce graduates and support staff who are engaged with their communities, empowered to act for good and determined to make a difference in the world.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) employer and we encourage diversity in our staffing profile. Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury actively seeks to meet its obligation under Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

We offer a range of fantastic benefits including flexible work practices, study opportunities and generous superannuation and leave provisions. For more information, please visit us: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/joinus

For more information about Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury, please visit www.canterbury.ac.nz

The closing date for this position is: Sunday 19th September 2021 (midnight, NZ time)

Please note applications will be reviewed after the close date.

Pēhea te tono mai | How You Apply

Applications for this position must be submitted on our careers website and should include a cover letter and resume. Please note, we do not accept applications by email, however, we are happy to answer your queries in relation to the application process, please forward these to WorkatUC@canterbury.ac.nz

Due to current border restrictions, you must have Aotearoa New Zealand or Australian citizenship/permanent residency to be considered for this role. If you hold a valid work visa and are physically present in New Zealand then you may also be considered.


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