Psychologist DEV-PR-1819-0056B

Job Posting Number: DEV-PR-1819-0056B
External vacancy

1. About this job posting

Job Posting Number: 
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Posting Start Date: 
Sunday, March 15, 2020
Posting End Date: 
Monday, June 15, 2020

2. About this position

Work Location: 
Permanent Full Time
MSSS Job Number: 
1 546
CMC MIstissini
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Financial Sub-Service Number: 
Job Hours: 
Hours Per Day: 
Shift Type: 
Work Schedule: 
10/14 Days

3. Description

Person who, in accordance with the rules specific to the profession, designs and carries out psychological assessments and guidance, counselling and treatment activities adapted to service users’ individual and collective needs.

4. Requirements


PhD in Psychology;

Member in good standing of the Ordre professionnel des psychologues du Québec. 

Please note that applicants with a Master’s degree in Psychology may be considered but shall be hired with a different job title

Please note that applicants registered as Psychotherapists and meeting the experience requirements detailed below may be considered for this position.


Clinical experience carrying out psychotherapeutic interventions with clients of various ages;

Experience with community based interventions and coordination of service plans is an asset;

Experience with systemic approaches, cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma focused assessments, and crisis intervention is an asset;

Experience working with children, adolescents, and their parents is an asset;

Experience working with trauma, childhood abuse, and attachment related issues is an asset;

Experience working with substance abuse issues is an asset;

Experience working with Indigenous Peoples is an asset

Knowledge and Abilities:

Ability to evaluate and assess client needs, and to develop psychotherapeutic interventions 

strategies based on the assessment;

Ability to communicate theoretical and practical knowledge, as applied to coaching and training;

Familiarity with other forms of therapy including mindfulness based (MBCT), Narrative, Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Play therapy, dialectical therapy is an asset;

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;

Excellent critical thinking, synthesis, organizational and decision-making skills; 

Practical, attentive to detail and analytical;

Sense of accountability, resourcefulness and vigilance;

High adaptability capacity;

Open minded to other's language, culture, values and beliefs;

Knowledge of Cree culture and language, social/health issues and Eenou/Eeyou Pimaatsiiun healing practices and paradigm is an asset;

Good teaching skills.


Fluent in English;

Fluency in Cree or French is an asset.


May require to be on-call 

5. Salary information

Salary (Hourly) Minimum: 
Salary (Hourly) Maximum: 

6. Contact

The persons interested in this position are asked to forward their resume within the prescribed deadline to:

Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay,

1055 René-Levesque East, 7th floor
Tel: 514-861-5955 Fax: 514-989-7495 Email:

More information about the position & job description with complete requirements may be obtained by contacting the above.

Note 1: In accordance with the organization’s Cree Employment Policy (in Progress) and various Sections of the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement (JBNQA), the organization has the objective of staffing all of its positions with qualified and competent beneficiaries of the JBNQA

All applicants must be Canadian citizens or have a Canadian work permit. Professionals must be licensed to practice in Québec. The Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay aims to hire qualified Cree beneficiaries of the JBNQA, whenever possible. English is the working language of the CBHSSJB.

To apply, send your CV and a cover letter mentioning the Posting number to or fax 1-819-855-2680. For information call 1-877-562-2733.