Psychologist - Rehabilitation (521789)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Nov 9, 2022
Medicine Full-time, Part-time

Job Description:


The Role and the Team:

Reporting to the Manager - Occupational Therapy Services, the Psychologist - Rehabilitation role will work as part of a multidisciplinary service across both the North West Regional Hospital and Mersey Community Hospital.

This position will require you to participate as a member of a multidisciplinary team in the provision of psychology assessment and therapy services to inpatients and outpatients of the medical, surgical and rehabilitation wards. You will provide clinical expertise and evidence-based assessments and therapeutic interventions in accordance with organisational policies and relevant professional codes of conduct.

There will be the opportunity for you to travel within the North West Region of Tasmania as required, and throughout the State, including King Island may also be necessary at times.

Why North West Tasmania?

Consider moving to North West Tasmania to experience wonderful beaches, mountains, world heritage listed national parks, hinterland villages, great food, wine and more. Living in Tasmania you will experience a temperate climate with four distinct seasons, world-renowned food and wine, wild and beautiful landscapes, a relaxed island lifestyle, and a fascinating history. Very affordable lifestyle with fantastic properties in idyllic locations at a fraction of the cost compared to Australia’s capital cities. Traffic jam is not a common term in North West Tasmania and you will have a great work life balance.

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What’s on Offer?

Details of Appointment

Multiple Permanent, full and part time, day work positions working up to 76 hours per fortnight

Salary: $96,689 - $114,391 pro-rata per annum + 10.5% superannuation

You’ll have access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year + other benefits if eligible.


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Registered with the Psychology Board of Australia.

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Endorsed with the Psychology Board of Australia as either/both a Clinical Psychologist or Clinical Neuropsychologist
  2. Current Driver’s Licence

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
    • crimes of violence
    • sex related offences
    • serious drug offences
    • crimes involving dishonesty
  2. Identification check
  3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide and Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

*Please note that our application process has changed refer to the application guide for information on the new application format.

Please Note:

For More Information

Lucie Bramich

Position: Manager - Occupational Therapy Services
Phone: (03) 6493 6188
E-mail: [email protected]

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