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Educational Psychologist


Educational Psychologist

Orion College is a remedial school in Randpark Ridge that caters to learners with diverse learning needs and abilities. The school offers three educational streams and therapeutic interventions from a multidisciplinary team. Orion seeks to employ a full-time Educational Psychologist from 10 January 2022 to work with Primary and High School learners.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Relevant masters degree from a recognised institution.
  • Registration with the HPCSA.
  • Police Clearance.


  • Assessment – must have sufficient knowledge of application of various assessment tools and report writing.
  • Therapeutic interventions – individual and group psychotherapy, play therapy.
  • Case management.
  • Attendance and contribution to multidisciplinary team meetings.
  • Assistance with application of GDE examination accommodations.
  • Liaison with parents and teachers.
  • Learner and staff workshops (when required).
  • Any other relevant duties required by the school.


  • Assertive and flexible.
  • Good organisational skills and time management.
  • Able to use own initiative.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Team player.
  • Computer literate.
  • Previous experience within a remedial environment will be advantageous.


Please email CV and Cover letter to the address below before the closing date.

Should you not hear from us within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. Orion College reserves the right not to fill this post should a suitable candidate not be found.

Orion College, in line with POPIA (Protection of Personal Information Act) will attempt to ensure the confidentiality of all applicants for this role. All reasonable measures will be in place to protect personal information but will be used in the recruitment, selection, and reporting process. By submitting your application for this position, you are recognising and accepting this disclaimer.

Closing Date
Orion College, Sysie Road, Randpark Ridge
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