About the role:
As a leader in Canada’s healthcare industry our dynamic healthcare teams consist of more than 600 professionals providing healthcare services coast-to-coast at over 30 locations in Canada. Clinical Psychologists are integral to the interdisciplinary medical team providing healthcare services to detainees and their families at the brand-new Immigration Holding Centre in Surrey.
The brand-new Surrey Immigration Holding Centre requires a Clinical Psychologist on a part time basis and duties would include:
-Administering psychological testing and assessments to provide treatment detainees within the Surrey Immigration Holding Centre's medical clinic.
-Provide recommendations and guidance to staff and security personnel with respect to any special accommodations required to address detainee mental health issues and ensure that the risk to the detainee and other persons at the holding centre for any staff are mitigated.
-Provide CBSA staff and contracted security personnel with training, coaching, and support to assist in the future identification of possible detainee mental health issues or problems.
-This includes providing support in how to manage situations and providing a list of possible behavioural issues that may be used by personnel to identify detainees that would benefit from a referral.
• Must be licensed to practice in the Province of British Columbia as a Psychologist and hold a certificate of registration authorizing autonomous practice.
• Must have 3 years of experience in a clinical or hospital environment
Type of assignment:
Part Time, 4 hours per week
Calian values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. Calian is committed to being responsive to the diverse needs of its members, employees, and others, by striving to prevent and remove systemic barriers. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and we welcome applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression and others who may contribute to diversity of our organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. We will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request.