Join MSF as a Psychologist!

Psychologist for Clinical and Forensic Psychology Service (CFPS), RPG

Centre for Trauma Recovery / Centre for Forensic Mental Health


The Rehabilitation and Protection Group (RPG) in MSF provides services for the rehabilitation of adult and youth offenders and the protection of children and families. We are passionate and committed to making a difference in the lives of these children, youth, and families, and are looking for like-minded individuals who share the same passion as us to join our dynamic and life-changing team.

The Clinical and Forensic Psychology Service (CFPS) provides specialized psychological services to children, youth, and families, in the areas of abuse and trauma recovery and forensic mental health.

CFPS is recruiting a Psychologist for each of their 2 centres. If you are keen to apply for either position, please click here.


  1. Centre for Trauma Recovery (CTR)

The Centre for Trauma Recovery (CTR), a team within the Clinical and Forensic Psychology, provides psychological services to children, youth, vulnerable adults and families who have been impacted by trauma or abuse. If you have a dedication and passion to impact children, youth and families with complex emotional and behavioural needs arising from child abuse/trauma, we invite you to join our team of dynamic and committed professionals.

Psychologists will have opportunities to be deployed either in an external agency-based treatment setting or within a residential setting working with children/youth. Continual clinical training, staff support and supervision will be provided. There will also be opportunities for research in areas of child abuse and offending behaviour.

  1. Centre for Forensic Mental Health (CFMH)

The Centre for Forensic Mental Health (CFMH) in CFPS works with youth/adult offenders and their families to provide psychological assessment and therapy services, conducts training and provides consultation services in clinical forensic psychology to internal partners in MSF as well external partners such as VWOs, hospitals, and other ministries.

If you have a special interest in working with youth/adult offenders and their families, come join a team of dynamic and passionate professionals. There will also be opportunities for research and programme evaluation in areas of offending behaviour. Continual clinical training and supervision will be provided.


Responsibilities:

  • Provide psychological assessment and evidence-based therapy services, as well as conduct training for our clients
  • Provide consultation services to internal partners in MSF as well external partners such as VWOs, hospitals, and other ministries.

Technical/Functional Competencies required:

  • Minimally a Master’s degree in Applied, Clinical or Forensic Psychology
  • At least 3 years of experience in Applied, Clinical or Forensic Psychology setting after completion of postgraduate degree is preferred
  • Good report writing skills

Generic Competencies required:

  • Effective interpersonal skills to engage both internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team

While the Society takes care to ensure the accuracy of the advertisement, all information contained are provided on based on present circumstances to the best of the Society’s knowledge and that the Society assumes no liability for and does not make any warranty nor endorsement, express or implied, on the accuracy, correctness, completeness of the advertisement. Under no circumstances will the Society assume liability to any party acting in reliance of the advertisement. The Society does not in any way endorse the above advertised course.