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Job Number : 27294
Type and Location : Psychologist / NSW - Other
Listed By : Defence Force Recruiting (DFR) Manpower. Newcastle on 10 Apr 2019
Part Time DFR Psychologist Newcastle


Job Title

Part time – DFR Psychologist

Hiring Manager

Bruce Binnie

Expected Start Date

15 May 2019

Business Unit / Brand






Employment Type

Perm PT – 4 days




·       Great People / Great Place!

·       Gain accreditation as a Defence Force Recruiting (DFR) Psychologist

·       Part time position


About this role

An outstanding opportunity has now become available for a registered psychologist to join our team in Defence Force Recruiting (DFR) Newcastle. The role would ideally suit a self-motivated individual with good organisational skills and an interest in job-person assessment.


We are seeking an experienced, fully registered psychologist with at least 2 years post registration experience in organizational or clinical psychology. In-house accreditation training will be provided to conduct assessments under Defence Psychology standards. You will have experience in interpreting psychometric tests and assessment interviewing, the ability to organise your work efficiently, plan ahead and follow-up. You will possess solid computer literacy with the ability to work independently as well as in a small team environment.



• Conducting psychological assessments within an ADF structured format

• Reporting to DFR recruitment staff on the psychological suitability and aptitude of candidates for service within the ADF

• Supervision and analysis of employment testing and debriefing of unsuccessful candidates

• Assistance and professional advice to all staff involved in the assessment process


Skills and Experience

• Must be a Registered Psychologist

• Proven experience within a clinical or organisational setting

• Proven experience in assessments, report writing and test interpretation

• Ability to meet deadlines in a dynamic and face-to-face environment

• Excellent management and leadership skills

• Excellent problem solving, and time management skills

• Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Office skills

• Strong organisational skills and attention to detail

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

• Previous experience with the Defence Forces or Police desired but not compulsory - training provided



• Australian Citizenship

• Be able to obtain and hold a Security Clearance



• Comprehensive Training

• Defence Accreditation

• Flexibility

• API Leisure and lifestyle incentives

• Work/Life Balance


Our promise

At DFR and ManpowerGroup, we care about people and the role of work in their lives. We respect people as individuals, trusting them, supporting them, enabling them to achieve their aims in work or in life. This means that we'll work with you to achieve your career goals and dreams by supporting and developing you as your career grows


How to apply

Please email your application to with your resume and cover letter, quoting Ref. No. 2657.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.


ManpowerGroup is committed to being a Diversity Confident Recruiter and encourages applications from people from a diverse range of backgrounds, including people with a disability. Please indicate your preferred method of communication in your resume and please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments should you be contacted for an interview by contacting


Contact Details
Bruce Binnie -

Ph 02 88312285

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