Faculty/Department Faculty of Arts Unit Arts-Psychology Employee Group URFA APT Collective Agreement Consideration N/A CUPE 5791 Job Family Category Other Number of Vacancies 1 Position Summary
The Department of Psychology at the University of Regina invites applications for a new position as the Director of our Psychology Training Clinic. Appointment start date will be negotiated with the successful candidate
The Psychology Training Clinic, located on the University of Regina campus, has a reception area, Director’s office, multiple interview rooms with one-way mirrors and observation areas, a secure file room, student work spaces, and state-of-the-art video and audio recording equipment. The program in Clinical Psychology at the University of Regina is committed to the scientist-practitioner model and is accredited by the Canadian Psychological Association. The Department maintains good relations with a number of health care, research, and other educational facilities both within Regina and throughout the province.
As this is an exciting new position, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to cultivate a thriving clinic with a strong base of clientele seeking psychological services. More specific duties of the successful candidate will include: management of the Psychology Training Clinic, the development of clinic protocols, the generation of clinic referrals from community sources, clinical supervision of psychology graduate students, and participation in departmental and clinical committee activities.
While not a requirement of the position, the successful candidate will have opportunity to teach graduate and undergraduate courses for additional compensation, should they so choose. Similarly, while not required, many opportunities for research collaboration can be found within the department, should the successful candidate choose to pursue these. The successful candidate can also engage in outside professional activities on their own time, so long as these do not compromise their University work and there is no conflict of interest.
For more information on the Faculty of Arts, please refer to http://www.arts.uregina.ca.
Applicants must have a doctorate in clinical psychology from a CPA- or APA-accredited program. Our preference is for someone with adult clinical experience who has received training on and/or has experience in supervising the clinical work of clinical psychology students. Applicants should be registered as a Psychologist in Saskatchewan or be eligible to apply for provisional registration as soon as possible after they are hired. Maintenance of registration as a Doctoral Psychologist in the province of Saskatchewan will be a condition for continuation of employment. The successful candidate should show clear promise of excellence in clinical supervision and management of the clinic and must have well-developed written and verbal communication skills; budget management experience is also an asset.
For this position, there are:
annual vacation days, 9 scheduled days off/year, and additional time off between Dec. 25-Jan 2. This position also comes with: excellent pension and benefits plans and comprehensive health coverage (sick leave, life insurance, dental, vision, extended health, and flexible spending account), an accountable professional expense account, tuition reimbursement, a family tuition scholarship fund, etc. Additional details are available.
Physical Demands Pay Grade APT 9 Salary Range $98,383 - $128,575 (1 July 2020 rates: includes $12,000 market Supplement) Status Permanent Work Hours
36.25 hours/week on average
To be determined based on mutual agreement; hours may vary from week-to-week in order to meet the operational needs of the clinic, while respecting the Director’s right to a reasonable and flexible work schedule.
Duration (if Term/Temporary) Full-Time/Part-Time Full Time Preference Posting Target Posting
For inquiries contact Dr Laurie Sykes Tottenham, Head – Department of Psychology: tel: 306 585 4194; Laurie.SykesTottenham@uregina.ca.
Job Open Date 01/17/2020
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Application Instructions
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates are encouraged to submit their application as soon as possible.
Applicants must electronically submit via http://www.uregina.ca/hr/careers including the following documents:
- a covering letter providing a statement of clinical expertise and interests
- evidence of effectiveness in clinical supervision
- current curriculum vita
Although not required, any teaching or research experience would be an asset and should be noted.
Candidates must also arrange for three (3) current letters of reference and certified degree transcripts to be sent directly by the referees and granting institutions to Dean, Faculty of Arts, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, S4S 0A2 or email@example.com
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian and permanent residents will be given priority. Applicants representing designated diversity groups are encouraged to self-identify on their application.
The University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University’s employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.
Competition Number 20200044A/S