Psychologist (511072)

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

Job Description:


$94,469 to $111,765 pro-rata, per annum

Please note that access to salaries beyond $105,158 is subject to completion of a relevant Graduate Diploma or application to the personal upgrade scheme in accordance with Schedule 8 of the Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019


Allied Health Professional Level 3


Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Permanent, full-time, part-time day work, working up to 76 hours per fortnight commencing ASAP

Hours will be negotiated with the successful applicant

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


Royal Hobart Hospital


  • Provide psychological input to patients attending the Royal Hobart Hospital, including but not limited to psychological, cognitive, behavioural and/or capacity assessments, and appropriate group and/or individual interventions.
  • Prepare psychological and neuropsychological reports, including medico-legal and Guardianship and Administration Board of Tasmania reports as required.

  • Engage with and provide advice and consultation to multidisciplinary teams, including assisting multidisciplinary teams in discharge planning, multidisciplinary case conferences and family meetings, as required.

  • Provide education and support to family, staff, carers, service providers and others involved in ongoing patient care and management.

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

  • Endorsement by the Psychology Board of Australia as a Clinical Psychologist or Clinical Neuropsychologist.

  • Post graduate degree in Clinical Psychology or Clinical Neuropsychology.

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) 511072, 523836 Psychologist HP03 (June 2021).pdf
(image) 511072, 523836 Psychologist HP03 (June 2021).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

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For further information contact

Caroline Davis
Manager Psychology Services
Phone: 0417 828 987
Email: [email protected]

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