We are currently seeking a full-time Psychologist/Play Therapist to work within our multi-disciplinary team.This position is available at our Monterey Park location (6908 26th Avenue NE) and will commence as soon as possible.
Assist with the development of individual and classroom support plans
Support the implementation of positive behaviour support strategies through coaching and modeling
Implement different modalities of therapy, including individual, small group and in-class treatment (e.g., play therapy, Theraplay circles, friendship groups, etc.)
Provide consultation and support to families, classroom staff and multi-disciplinary team
Provide assessment/screening to children when referred, and complete reports
Masters degree in psychology, and current registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists; Provisional psychologists will be considered, and supervision may be available for the successful candidate
Experience with assessment, intervention and support in numerous areas (behavioural, social-emotional, psychoeducational, etc.)
Strong written and oral communication skills
Background in play therapy preferred, but not required
Experience with preschool children is an asset
Salary is competitive and commensurate with education/experience.
Professional development opportunities
School year contract (i.e., September-June)
Health and wellness spending account
If interested in learning more about Heartland Agency and the EvenStart Program, please visit www.heartlandagency.org and www.evenstartfoundation.org
Interested applicants are encouraged to submit an updated resume and cover letter . We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.