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Level/ Salary: Level 2/3 SC, PSGOGA, $91,548 - $117,969 pa pro rata
Location: Perth Metro
Position Type: Full Time/ Part Time
Employment Type: Permanent/ Fixed Term
The Offender Management Division's primary focus is on reducing reoffending. Within Offender Management is the Psychological Services Directorate, whose main responsibility is to provide evidence based psychological assessments and interventions to adult offenders.
There are three main areas where Clinical/Counselling/Forensic Psychologists are positioned within Psychological Services Directorate. These roles are defined as:
Psychologists provide psychological assessment services for adult offenders in either custody or the community to help inform the Courts, releasing authorities, and prison management about risk of reoffending, treatment needs, psychological functioning and the rehabilitation needs of offenders.
Psychologists deliver targeted psychological interventions to prisoners located in West Australia’s metropolitan public prisons to address outstanding treatment needs for the purposes of rehabilitation, staff safety and prisoner safety.
Psychologists deliver targeted psychological interventions to community based offenders across Western Australia for the purpose of rehabilitation and to reduce risk to the community.
Applications must be received before Wednesday, 23 August 2017 at 4.30pm.