Nova Pioneer is looking for an Intern Educational Psychologist to help provide social wellness, psychological and learning support to students at our schools in South Africa in 2020.
The Intern Psychologist will help to implement a comprehensive school psychology program in collaboration with the Deans, Educational Psychologist and Teachers that addresses the academic and personal development needs of our students.
If your application is successful, a tentative offer will be made , which will allow you to submit a tailored internship programme to the Professional Board for Psychology by 10 July 2019 or 20 September 2019, depending on when you are offered a tentative position.
The finalization of the offer will be entirely dependant on your programme being unconditionally approved by the Professional Board for Psychology by no later than 1 December 2019.
The offer will fall away if there is no approval by 1 December 2019.
ABOUT THE ROLE
The Intern Psychologist will be based at one of our schools in Johannesburg will work with Nova Pioneer's educational psychologist to provide educational psychological services to students at your school.
This will include individual interventions and assessments, group work, meeting attendance, case management, and consultations with parents and teachers.
Your key responsibilities will be to :
HOW TO APPLY
Does working at Nova Pioneer excite you? If so, then apply now!
To apply, please complete the form on the right hand side of this page. We cannot process applications that are emailed to us.
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All applications will be reviewed and applicants notified of next steps within a week of this closing date. There are a series of stages in the Nova Pioneer interview process and candidates will be moved forward in the process depending on their success in the previous stage.
The process is as follows :
WORKING AT NOVA PIONEER
Nova Pioneer is a place where our people experience tremendous growth, fast! We invest heavily in the growth of our people because it leads to greater mastery in both us and our students.
â€œNovaneersâ€ work harder and work longer hours than most schools but as a result, the growth they experience is extraordinary.
We offer consistent and ongoing personal development and provide clear career pathways that ensure that our people are always achieving their personal and professional best.
Nova Pioneer has a highly energetic, entrepreneurial environment where our people get to bring their creative and innovative ideas to life.
We look for people who are flexible and who are able to adapt and respond quickly to adversity with a positive, can-do attitude (there are no problems, only solutions!).
We welcome challenges and roll with the punches because it makes us, and our students, better. There is no problem too big for us! We work hard but we also have a lot of fun together.
We bring infectious energy and enthusiasm to everything we do because joy fuels the hardest work and learning. Read more about our culture principles here.