National University Hospital is hiring Psychologists!

Psychologist (Contract)

Job Description

A Psychologist provides an array of psychological services, encompassing both psychological therapies as well as psychometric assessments, for patients with psychological conditions / psychological co-morbidities.

The Challenges

  • To conduct diagnostic interviews and arrive at a clinical diagnosis for common psychiatric/ medical conditions.
  • To formulate treatment plans and implement simple psychological interventions, both in individual as well as group formats, for all the common psychiatric conditions.
  • To provide group therapy to adolescent patients with depression and other mental problems, together and under the supervision of a senior psychologist.
  • To provide individual therapy for adolescent s with depression and other mental problems.
  • To take on adolescent cases with multiple complexities for psychological therapy and develop case management skills.
  • To formulate treatment plans from the perspective of different schools of therapy/ intervention, and to deliver integrative treatment.
  • To initiate and implement new and specialized psychological services under the guidance of a Senior Psychologist.
  • To contribute to the development of material, eg. For clinical intervention protocols, or for structured group therapy.
  • To provide educational programs to healthcare providers and the public.
  • To establish competence in conducting routine psychometric assessments competently, and generate coherent reports assimilating assessment findings with understanding of psychopathology. To communicate findings effectively to the referral source.

The Requirements

  • Master of Psychology (Clinical)
  • Fresh Masters level graduates, with relevant work/ internship experience prior to/ during Master’s training may be considered.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Competent in IT skills.

Application Procedure

Interested applicants are invited to email a detailed resume stating your current and expected
salary to alliedhealth@nuhs.edu.sg. Please indicate in the subject title as: “Applying for position of
Psychologist (Contract)”.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


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Post expires at 11:59pm on Tuesday July 5th, 2022