Senior Psychologist - Oldaker Street Clinic (502830)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Apr 21, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Salary

$109,108 to $116,218 per annum

Please note that access to the progression point of Year 4Q salary of $116,218 is subject to successful completion of a relevant Master’s Degree as with Clause 10 of the Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

Classification

Allied Health Professional Level 4

Agreement

Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Permanent, full-time, day work, working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

Please also note that this process may be used to fill fixed term opportunities as they arise.

Location

Oldaker Street Clinic – North West

Duties

  • Undertake the delivery of quality patient care services, based on best practice principles and within a collaborative and multidisciplinary framework.

  • Provide a specialist clinical psychological assessment and treatment service to clients of an Adult Community Mental Health Team. Act as a consultant to other agencies regarding the support and management of clients with mental health needs.

  • Provide comprehensive clinical evidence-based psychological assessment and treatment, including the use of formal psychological tests as appropriate.

  • Provision of evidence-based clinical psychological treatment and case management services for clients with major and complex mental health problems.

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Psychology Board of Australia

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:

a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Desirable Requirements

  • Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration

  • Post-graduate degree in Clinical Psychology, 2 years post-registration supervised experience and/or membership of the Australian Psychological Society’s College of Clinical Psychologists plus an additional 3 years’ experience in a clinical area directly applicable to adult community mental health.

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

(image) 502830 Senior Psychologist HP04 (March 2021) (1).pdf
(image) 502830 Senior Psychologist HP04 (March 2021) (1).docx
(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details for two referees before applying.

Important information

The email account you provide when making job applications will be used in correspondence to you. It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to www.jobs.tas.gov.au and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details.

For further information contact

Kirsten Barton
Nurse Unit Manager (Team Leader) – Adult Community
Phone: (03 6477 7803
Email: [email protected]

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