NIRODAH Psychologist – Nelson Park Specialist School
NIRODAH is an organisation dedicated to empowering people - within schools, sports teams, community groups, corporate offices - to create safe, inclusive environments where everyone is given the opportunity to thrive. To do this we use engaging, and proven, programs based on a positive psychology approach.
We have an opening for a fully qualified psychologist that has a passion for working with young people with complex needs i.e. autism, trauma, and intellectual disabilities. You will provide counselling services to students and support to parents, teachers and staff, regarding students experiencing psychological, social, behavioural or emotional difficulties. This is an excellent opportunity for a professional wanting to enhance their learning, develop their skills and make a difference in the lives of young people.
This role will provide the right person with the chance to make a huge difference to the whole school community by bringing together young people and their families’ whilst supporting the staff through the development and facilitation of professional learning.
As a NIRODAH psychologist you are regarded as part of our core team, and will have the following benefits and opportunities:
- Flexible working practices (wherever possible)
- Access to professional development
- 6 weeks paid annual leave (pro rata as required)
- Paid supervision time
- Time within the NIRODAH office to assist on a variety of projects, both utilising and broadening your skillset
- Administrative support from head office
About the Role:
1 Day per week
Salary - $72,000 - $80,000 (pro rata) neg.
Successful applicants will be required to have full APS registration and be eligible for Medicare registration. This position has a start date of term 1 2019, with an induction process being conducted prior.