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Job Number : 27463
Type and Location : Other / Melbourne, VIC - Other, Northern Territory
Listed By : Outlook Matters on 4 May 2019
Psychologist, Service Development

About Outlook Matters

OutlookMatters is a progressive Melbourne-based business; comprised of a community-based psychology clinic; a small client advocacy function; and a service development/consulting team.

We value diversity and non-hierarchical, interprofessional partnerships in our treatment, teaching and service evaluation work.   We recognize that what’s good for all of us is good for each of us – and that none of us are as good as all of us together.

 

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking an appropriately qualified and experienced Psychologist or Mental Health Social Worker to join our expanding team.

 

We Offer

·        Opportunity to grow both clinically and professionally;

·        Support to moderate the impacts of social and economic determinants in your clinical work;

·        Regular supervision (including for Area of Practice Endorsement in Clinical Psychology if required) and Professional Development allowance;

·        An interprofessional approach;

·        Scope to engage in applied research;

·        Innovative service development partnerships (including with services in regional Victoria and parts of the Northern Territory);  Opportunities for travel (regional and interstate);

·        Efficient administrative and IT systems;

·        A comfortable community setting, with onsite parking and a coffee shop next door; 

·        The flexibility and responsiveness of a small business setting;

 

 

We are Seeking:

Essential:

·        A resourceful, self-driven professional; with a strong sense of identity; whose treatment approach fits the dynamic of a flexible, family-oriented, community-based practice;

·        Commitment to practical outcomes and best practice clinical work
(Experience in the areas of neurodevelopmental disorders, adult mental health, child and adolescent therapy, family systems, couple work and chronic health conditions (including persistent pain and injury rehabilitation), will be particularly highly regarded);

·        Flexibility and strategic thinking
(Including a willingness to think outside the referral question, work inter-professionally, question existing paradigms and design creative solutions);

·        Excellent written and verbal communication skills;

·        Intermediateto advanced Microsoft Office skills;

·        Professional capabilities in line with expectations of an early to mid-career professional

 

Desirable:

·        Researchand evaluation skills
(Including skills in conducting online research, facilitating interviews and focus groups and data analysis (both qualitative and quantitative));

·        Project management experience;  

·        Mentoring and/or supervision skills (or a willingness to develop these);

·        Customer service and interpersonal skills, including negotiation;

 

Contact Details
Rachel Kovacevic - Managing Director, Principal Clinical Psychologist - 0412 317 104, rachel@outlookmatters.com.au




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