Clinical Psychologist - Child Development Service

Location: Hutt Hospital

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 24 per week (0.6 FTE)

We have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced Clinical Psychologist to work with us in our Child Development Service in the Hutt Valley as part of an experienced psychology team. Our role is permanent part time working 24 hours per week.


As our new team member you will be working in the field of child disability with children aged between two years and 16 years of age and their families.

You will also be part of an interdisciplinary team of experienced occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, physiotherapists, psychologists and a developmental paediatrician.

In this role you will be part of a developmental assessment team who contribute to parent education, so you will need to enjoy taking part in parent education seminars and community education.


  • Have an in-depth understanding of disability and experience in the use of a wide range of psychometric measures and the ADOS.
  • Experience in working with children with disabilities and their families
  • Registered with New Zealand Psychologists Board with current annual practising certificate


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

Staff benefits include our newly developed staff 'Wellness Program', discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym.


Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also apply now and see a copy of the job description through our careers website: Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 9112522D-20 and job title in the subject line.

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified, you will hear from one of our recruiters. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 9112522D - 20

Location: Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt

Closing Date: Sunday, 26 July 2020