If the Intelligence Community helps protect the people of New Zealand, who helps protect the Intelligence Community?
We are looking for someone with energy and drive as a Senior Security Psychologist in our new NZIC Psychology Services team.
The NZIC Psychology Services has been established to develop, maintain and oversee the delivery of psychological services to support the people in our community. The Psychology services we provide include:
- Psychological testing, recruitment and protective security
- Staff welfare and clinical services
- Consultation with providers and stakeholders
- Training and development
- Organisational support
To be successful in this role, you will be registered to practice with the New Zealand Psychologist Board as a psychologist in New Zealand. You will have a minimum of a Masters level qualification in an area of clinical and/or forensic psychology, along with a number of years’ of experience in the related field.
As an innovative and successful practitioner, you will have a proven track record of delivering professional psychology services, including skills in psychometric testing, reporting, training, and effective therapeutic practice.
You will be adept at working within a responsive team environment and develop effective working relationships with a range of services. You must be able to demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively to customers within the New Zealand Intelligence Community and with partner agencies.
As well as interesting work, we also offer a range of benefits including competitive salary, on-site gym and fitness facilities. We also promise you will never have to take work home with you!
If you are looking for an opportunity to make your mark in a new, exciting, fast paced and dynamic environment, then this is the role for you.
Salary from $89,936 - $134,905per annum
A position description can be found attached here.
How to apply
Applications must include a completed application form, a current CV and cover letter. These should be sent to email@example.com quoting reference number D2/18/50 in the subject line of the email. Only completed applications will be progressed.
Please direct any enquiries regarding this role to firstname.lastname@example.org
To be eligible for employment within the NZIC you must have been a NZ citizen for at least 10 years. Alternatively you must hold NZ Permanent Residence or hold a current NZ Residency Class Visa and have been a citizen of UK, USA, Canada or Australia for at least 10 years.
You must be able to obtain and maintain a high level security clearance. Ordinarily to obtain this level of clearance candidates must have a 15 year checkable background in countries where meaningful and reliable checks can be undertaken. Where requisite checks are unable to be made, the candidate application may not be able to be progressed.
Applications close midnight 17th August, 2018
The NZIC treats all applications for employment in the strictest confidence and we ask that you maintain a similar level of confidentiality. You are expected to exercise discretion during the recruitment process and throughout your career.