Senior Clinical Neuropsychologist – Grade 3
Acute/Subacute Inpatients, Psychology - Eastern Health
Permanent Part Time
Are you looking for a change?
Do you want to develop your skills in managing complex inpatient presentations?
• Friendly & supportive team
• Salary packaging options
• High profile health provider
An opportunity exists for an experienced and dynamic Clinical Neuropsychologist (Grade 3) to join our Neuropsychology Department at Eastern Health.
Eastern health is the largest public health provider in the eastern suburbs, providing a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.
Eastern Health operates from many different locations; our largest sites include Angliss Hospital, Box Hill Hospital, Healesville and District Hospital, Maroondah Hospital, Peter James Centre, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Wantirna Health, Yarra Ranges Health, Yarra Valley Community Health.
The 2 day/week position involves providing a responsive; evidence based neuropsychology service to patients on acute wards, within inpatient rehabilitation and the geriatric, evaluation and management programs. The successful applicant will have knowledge in a wide range of neuropsychological disorders, and expertise and skill in assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of adult clients, preferably with experience in ward environments and assessment of decision-making capacity. Clinical work involves neuropsychological assessment, working within and consulting to multidisciplinary teams, and education of clients and carers. As this is a senior position there will be opportunities to provide clinical supervision, to lead quality projects relevant to the provision of Psychology services or Allied Health more broadly, and to be involved in research projects.
Previous applicants for this position will be considered and these applicants do not need to reapply.
As part of the broader Psychology Department at Eastern Health you will have access to:
• Regular clinical supervision (group and individual)
• Diverse opportunities for professional development
• Opportunities for cross-site support and mentoring
• Being part of a friendly and supportive team of psychologists
If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!
For full details refer to the attached Position Description.
All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.
You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.
Please submit all applications online.
Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.
Eastern Health Values: Patients First: Agility: Humility: Respect: Kindness: Excellence
Dr Christine Canty, Team Leader Neuropsychology on 0466 412 589 or Dr Alison Wilby, Director Psychology on 0409 237 109.