Psychologist Incentive Program

The Prince Edward Island (PEI) Psychologist Incentive Program provides a financial incentive to Psychologists. It is meant to attract and retain qualified health professionals to the PEI health care system to provide quality care to Islanders.


Who is eligible for the Psychology Incentive Program?

Psychologists who:

  • receive a permanent full-time employment offer as a Psychologist with Health PEI;
  • are legally entitled to work in Canada;
  • are not employees of Health PEI nor the Province of Prince Edward Island, at the time of application; and
  • are eligible for registration with the PEI Psychologists Registration Board.


A one-time financial incentive of $15,000 is available.

Is there a return-in-service commitment?

Yes, there is a 3,900 working hour return-in-service agreement that must be signed by the applicant and the employer prior to the commencement of work and prior to the incentive being issued.

What Psychology vacancies exist?

Current Psychology postings can be viewed at Health Jobs PEI 

How do I apply?

Please contact the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat of PEI for more information about specific employment opportunities and how to apply.


Published date: 
June 20, 2023
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General Inquiries

Department of Health and Wellness

Recruitment and Retention Secretariat

3rd Floor, Sullivan Building
16 Fitzroy Street, PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-620-3874
Fax: 902-620-3875