KK Women's and Children's Hospital Pte. Ltd.

Locum Clinical Psychologist (Contract, Psychological Medicine)

Job Category:  Allied Health Professional
Posting Date:  16-Mar-2023

You will be a part of a multi-disciplinary team in the department providing care to children, adolescents and women in the hospital outpatient setting. The job responsibilities include:


  • Conducting intake psychological assessments for women patients
  • Providing individual and group therapy for women with psychological and emotional problems, particularly in relation to childbearing, motherhood and women's health issues
  • Conducting intake psychological assessments for children and adolescent patients presenting with behavioural and emotional issues
  • Providing individual and group therapy for children and adolescents with behavioural and emotional issues
  • Developing care management plans for patients in collaboration with the multi-disciplinary team and community partners
  • Developing mental-health education materials
  • Designing and conducting teaching programmes such as in-service/public talks and workshops
  • Participating in adhoc mental health related projects in the hospital and community


Job requirements

  • Masters/Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology from an established university 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work independently in a multi-disciplinary team, as well as with professionals from other organisations
  • Proficient in a second language
  • Well-developed clinical assessment and formulation skills
  • Experience in conducting cognitive assessments preferred
  • Eligible for a valid registration, license or practising certificate with an established or recognised psychological professional body such as SRP, APA, APS or BPS
  • Remuneration will commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and relevant work experience