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(Posted on 20.4.2021) Job Ad – Psychologist – W F Joseph Lee Primary School

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Details of the Job Advertisement

 

Organization

W F Joseph Lee Primary School

Position

Psychologist

Job Descriptions

Our Psychologist provides a range of services in assessing children and young people with additional educational needs and supporting the whole school to plan interventions and implement supportive strategies, in order to enhance learning opportunities of all students of the school. The psychologist also offers training for school staff to build the capacity and confidence of the school to respond to student development needs. The key responsibilities include:

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop psychology-based student growth and well-being strategies and assist in implementation and evaluation
  • Apply professional theories and knowledge in character building and holistic development of students
  • Promote and support the school to adopt the whole-school approach to inclusive education
  • Collaborate with the student support and school ethos team in designing and execution of programmes to support student growth
  • Conduct psychological assessment to identify needs and offer a range of appropriate interventions to respond to students’ special developmental needs
  • Counsel students individually or in groups to discuss specific academic, social, or emotional issues when appropriate
  • Enforce pro-social behaviours that help students achieve their best
  • Support curriculum development by applying educational psychology theories and profession
  • Develop instructional protocols and interventions for teaching staff to enhance teaching effectiveness
  • Facilitate workshops and training for parents and teachers to address common issues affecting students
  • Offer emergency counselling services in response to crises or tragedies affecting the student, staff and school community
  • Perform any other duties commensurate with its role and according to the needs of the school as directed by the supervisors

 

Requirements:

  • Master's Degree in Educational Psychology or Clinical Psychology, preferably recognised by the Hong Kong Psychological Society
  • Member of the Hong Kong Psychological Society or an equivalent internationally recognised professional body
  • At least 3 years relevant working experience
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and interpersonal communication skills
  • Self-motivated with multi-tasking ability and possess positive work ethics and able to work independently
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in both English and Chinese

 

Application

Interested parties may apply with resume, stating expected salary and availability by email to [email protected] Human Resources Department, W F Joseph Lee Primary School and mark " Application for the Post of Psychologiston the title.

 

Our website: www.wfjlps.edu.hk

 

The successful candidates will be required to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check (SCRC).

 

Personal data collected will be kept in strict confidence and used for employment-related purpose only.

Deadline

Please apply this position by the end of April 2021.

Contact

Ms. Jojo Wong with email address of [email protected]