St. Joseph's Foundation: Staff Grade Psychologist (Maternity Cover)

St. Joseph's Foundation

Bakers Road, Charleville, Co. Cork
Phone (063) 21671, Fax (063) 81116

St. Joseph's Foundation is a voluntary organisation providing comprehensive services for people with intellectual disabilities. Founded in 1968 the Foundation has grown through continuously responding to the needs of people with intellectual disabilities and their families. The Foundation presently provides early intervention, pre-school, school, adult day services, residential, respite care, elder care and home support in the North Cork and South West Limerick region. We have day services in Charleville and Liskennett with residential services in Co Limerick: Ballylanders, Croom, Ballyagran, Bruree, Kilmallock, Dromcollogher and in Co Cork: Charleville, Dromina, Newtownshandrum, Buttevant and Newmarket. Applications are invited for the following post to work with our Children service users:-


(Maternity Leave - Specified Purpose Contract).

The ideal candidate must have:-

  • A third level qualification recognised by the Psychological Society of Ireland, 1st or 2nd class honours with Psychology as a major subject or an equivalent qualification with a recognized post-graduate professional qualification in educational, clinical, counselling or an equivalent qualification validated by the Department of Health.
  • Knowledge and expertise of working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and / or Intellectual Disability and their families in a multidisciplinary team setting.

Informal enquiries to Patricia Vicario Principal Manager Psychologist on 063 89252


  • Candidates who qualified outside the Republic of Ireland must have their qualifications validated by the by the Department of Health
  • Department of Health Salary Scales Section 39 restored pay scale 01/10/2020..
  • A full Irish/EU Driving licence and indemnification of the Foundation on your car insurance policy is a requirement of the post.
  • Panels of suitably qualified persons may be formed from which further vacancies may be filled.
  • The post will be assigned to a Progressing Disability Service team once reconfigured has taken place.
  • Please forward you up to date Curriculum vitae to by Friday 22/01/2021.

St. Joseph's Foundation is an equal opportunities employer.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
11th Jan, 2021
North Cork
Expiry Date
22nd Jan, 2021