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Job Number : 26382
Type and Location : Psychologist / Brisbane
Listed By : headspace Inala (Accoras) on 8 Jan 2019
Clinical and General Psychologists - multiple positions

Who we are: 

headspace Inala is an established and well regarded service, where young people are welcome to access free services, provided by our multi-disciplinary team.  Young people have access to primary health services, mental health services, drug and alcohol services, vocation and education services and youth engagement activities.

Who are you: 

A fully registered, youth-friendly general or clinical psychologist, who is able to work two (or more) days per week.

You have;

  • the ability to successfully engage with and treat young people, including those from high risk groups, though the provision of evidence-based psychological and social interventions, within a session limited model;
  • an understanding of and ability to comply with Medicare referral, record keeping and reporting requirements;
  • the ability to operate in a paperless office environment and adhere to all policies and procedures, including capturing data within the headspace electronic data collection systems; and
  • excellent communication, with strong computer skills.

 Additionally, you will be:

  • prepared to see at least six clients per day;
  • eligible to obtain a Medicare Provider Number;
  • insured for professional indemnity and public liability and have an ABN (or eligible to obtain all of these); and
  • currently receiving professional supervision.

 What we offer:

  • immediate and ongoing referrals sourced from our established team;
  • opportunities to work with and gain support from a multi-disciplinary team, including clinical and general psychologists, occupational therapists, and alcohol and other drug counsellors;
  • opportunities for peer support through regular clinical review meetings;
  • full administration support, including referral processing, diary management and appointment confirmations;
  • opportunities to access a wide range of professional development activities within our existing training framework; and
  • flexibility with hours and days worked.

Engaged as an Independent Contractor, your remuneration is 80% of the relevant Medicare item fee per billed session, which includes superannuation. 

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Tim Guest, headspace Inala Centre Manager via email - tguest@accoras.org.au.  Applications close at 5:00pm on Tuesday 5 February 2019.

Shortlisting and interviews will be conducted as applications are received. 

Contact Details
Tim Guest, Centre Manager

tguest@accoras.org.au

07 3727 5000



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