VUT External Vacancies – PSYCHOLOGIST

Website Vaal University of Technology - VUT

Job Responsibilities:

  • Undertake research and do needs analysis to inform program development.
  • Administer, evaluate and interpret psychological tests
  • Travel to various sites of delivery/ satellite campuses to render services
  • Coordinate the psychometric profiling of first year students
  • Design, develop and implement programs in the following areas: Residence counselling, community programs, crisis/trauma counselling, substance abuse, life skills programs and peer educators’ programs
  • Train and supervise peer helpers
  • Provide career guidance and counselling to students and external clients
  • Present life skills workshops and organise awareness campaigns on mental health issues
  • Render therapy/counselling to students (individual and groups)

Job Requirements:

  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and over weekends as and when required
  • At least a Master’s degree in Educational/Counselling/Clinical Psychology
  • Analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills
  • Experience in Higher Education environment would be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Psychology post qualification
  • Ability to plan, organise and manage projects
  • Registration with HPCSA as a Psychologist is a prerequisite
  • Ability to work with staff and students from diverse backgrounds

Job Details:

Company: Vaal University of Technology – VUT

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Vanderbijlpark

Application Deadline: N/A

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