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Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
Adult Institutional Services
Job Term:
1 Temporary
Job Code:
09380 - Psychologist 1
$1,474.27 - $1,892.04 Per Week*
*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
Posting Status:
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What can I expect to do in this role?

The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services requires the services of a Psychologist to provide clinical services to an Ontario Correctional Institute. Reporting to the Chief Psychologist and as part of a multidisciplinary team, you will provide psychological assessment and treatment services to offenders, conduct individual and/or group treatment, provide consultation/recommendations to both management and line staff concerning offenders, and evaluate institutional program effectiveness. You will provide assessment, treatment services and conduct/evaluate programs at the institution.

How do I qualify?


current registration as a psychologist in Ontario; demonstrated knowledge of and experience in psychological assessment, including psychometric tools, psychological treatment methods, evaluation and treatment services; experience in directly related areas such as psychological assessment and treatment pertaining to a male population; excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills required in a multidisciplinary setting; knowledge of computerized mainframe data system and word processing software packages to input/retrieve offender data, prepare reports, evaluate psychological tests and maintain case documentation and statistics.

Applications from Ph.D. Psychologists currently seeking registration in Ontario will be considered.

Additional Information:

  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 12 months, 109 McLaughlin Road South, Brampton, Central Region, Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC) Screening Requirement
Compensation Group:
Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Health and Social Services
Posted on:
Thursday, August 20, 2009
  • Less qualified applicants may be considered on an underfill basis.
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