POSITION: Psychologist in Private Practice
ORGANIZATION: Crux Psychology
Join our flourishing team of psychologists providing exceptional therapy and assessment in Halifax, Nova Scotia. This position is available to a part‐time or a full‐time psychologist with a doctoral degree in clinical, school or counselling psychology. We offer a best‐in‐Canada $15,000 incentive for a 2‐year return‐in‐service agreement, with $7,500 paid upon signing with us and $7,500 paid after 2 years of service.
At CRUX Psychology, we provide expert therapy and assessment backed by science and delivered with compassion. We are a busy, growing practice that will help establish and build your client base. Hours are flexible and self‐determined. Daytime, evening and/or weekend hours are possible.
This position provides a great opportunity to work with a very supportive, collaborative team. Peer consultation and continuing education opportunities abound. We are also community‐minded, including strong advocacy for some of Nova Scotia’s most vulnerable citizens. Please visit www.cruxpsychology.ca for more information about CRUX Psychology.
Clients and psychologists are supported by a caring, efficient and knowledgeable administrative team. Jenni Sherry, practice manager, ensures a smooth‐running operation by handling the business side of the practice. Her extensive management and communications background make her an asset to the practice. Psychologists are also supported by Janelle Marcotte, our full‐time office administrator. She takes care of everything from client bookings and appointment preparation to ensuring a safe and a comfortable office space.
Dr. Simon Sherry is a tenured Professor at Dalhousie University and a psychologist at CRUX Psychology. He assesses and treats adults with diverse problems, including eating disorders, personality disorders, alcohol problems, depression and anxiety. In 2020, Dr. Robyn McClure joined CRUX Psychology and built a thriving practice with a full schedule and an extensive waitlist. She assesses and treats adolescents and adults with various problems, including school‐based bullying, attention‐deficit/hyperactivity disorder, academic problems, excessive screen time use and social anxiety.
Your office is in our newly renovated, professionally decorated practice on Clyde Street in Halifax, close to universities, hospitals and downtown. Halifax is thriving and vibrant with an easy‐going east coast culture and a strong creative and entrepreneurial community. Maclean’s magazine recognized Halifax as Canada’s best place to live. And Nova Scotia offers internationally recognized resorts, golf courses, wineries, beaches and other adventures.
- Doctoral degree in clinical, school or counselling psychology
- Experience providing assessment and treatment services to children, adolescents or adults
- Registered with, or eligible for registration with, Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology as a psychologist or a psychologist (candidate register)
- Professional liability insurance
- Able to work independently and as part of a team
- Criminal record and vulnerable sector checks
- Entrepreneurial mindset
Hours and Salary
Flexible hours (including telehealth) and competitive rates. Psychologists are compensated based on splitting fees for services.
How to Apply
Interested psychologists should contact Jenni Sherry at email@example.com. Please include the following:
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum vitae
- Contact information for two references
Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. Thank you for your interest in CRUX psychology.