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About the role:

Join a team of dedicated Clinical Psychologists provincewide who provide psychological assessments for the Waterloo Regional Police Services (WRPS), helping to ensure that our police forces are staffed with fully assessed officers who are ready to perform their duties.

The WRPS conducts psychological testing of applicants to ensure they are hiring resilient applicants who are healthy and suited for the challenges of the profession. They strive to provide professional support and training to its members to maintain their mental health and wellbeing during their service and beyond. The Psychologist will play an important role in facilitating these goals.

Requirements:

  • Master's, Ph.D. or Psy. D in Psychology

  • Experience in pre-employment selection; ideal for experience with law enforcement (a strong asset).

  • Registered Clinical/Forensic Psychologist licensed and in good standing with the College of Psychologists of Ontario.

Job Description:

  • Following the testing of a candidate, an interview and template report is to be filled out by the psychologist, which will be provided to them by Calian.

  • The Psychologist will allow for more consistent and effective evaluation of our psychological program; looking at values such as absenteeism, occupational stress injuries and correlate them to safeguarding, wellness check-ins and the in-house psychological program.

  • The standardized tests conducted include, but are not limited to: SCL90, MMPI2RF, TSI-2 and 16PF.

  • Interviewing only, Test Proctor in place. Testing will be completed by the proctor.

  • Work can be done on days, weekends, and possibly evenings if the Psychologist prefers.

  • Applicants are required to be interviewed on a day they work a day shift so some weekday availability will be expected.

  • Work can be completed in the Psychologist's office, or a professional setting of their choice at their cost.

  • As long as the College of Psychologists is recommending virtual interviews (due to the pandemic); virtual interviews are acceptable, but it should be noted that eventually Psychologists will be required to conduct in-person interviews and the Psychologist will need a physical location suitable for this.

Type of Contract:

  • Casual, as and when required, based on the needs of the client and availability of the Psychologist.

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