Programme Lead Psychologist
IHC is New Zealand's largest service provider for people with an intellectual disability. These services are provided by over 4500 staff employed across two wholly owned subsidiaries -
IDEA Services Limited and Accessible Properties Limited. With a national presence, our size and scope may surprise you.
For us it is a significant time of positive change. At the heart of this is making sure you have the resources and support you need to provide the best possible service to people with intellectual disabilities and their families.
We have a fundamental belief in the importance of the Programme Lead Psychologist position to support the effective delivery of a safe, high quality service.
The role :
As the Programme Lead Psychologist, you will be self-motivated and driven to work with the wider IHC Support Services to develop nationally consistent processes and systems that meet quality, contractual and best practice requirements.
You will be responsible for leading and monitoring practice related to the support for people with ASD and behavioural challenges and to establish and lead communities of practice in ASD and behaviour support.
Hamilton; Christchurch). This is a national role and travel will be required.
If you are competent in working with people who have autism and a clear understanding of positive behaviour support this role may be just for you.
In return we offer :