ASIS is Australia’s overseas secret
intelligence collection agency. Its mission is to protect and promote
Australia’s vital interests through the provision of intelligence services as
directed by the Government. Its work can involve collecting intelligence in
relation to national security, international relations and economic issues.
It also contributes to Australia’s coordinated national efforts against
terrorism, proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, and transnational
issues such as people smuggling.
Psychologists in this role provide
support to the organisation through their expert assessment skills, clinical
advice on recruitment decisions and advice to senior management.
We are seeking experienced Senior
Psychologists (Clinical/Forensic) for positions based in Canberra and other
state capitals on a fly in/fly out arrangement. We are looking for
Psychologists who have great technical skills in conducting assessments and
who possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and are able to
respond to the challenge of working in a complex and dynamic organisation.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced clinician to contribute
to Australia’s national interests whilst also developing new skills in a role
which is outside the ordinary experience of most Psychologists.
Our organisation provides generous
professional benefits including supervision, assistance with professional
fees (including registration and Australian Psychological Society (APS)
membership) and ongoing professional development.
The position has conditions of service
similar to those in the Australian Public Service, including superannuation.
Citizenship: To be eligible for
engagement, applicants must be Australian citizens.
Security Assessment: The successful
applicant will be required to undergo and maintain a high level Security
Please Note: ASIS does not provide feedback to unsuccessful
To apply go to asis.gov.au
All applications for employment with
ASIS are handled in the strictest confidence.
It is essential that you maintain a similar level of confidentiality
and that you not discuss your application with others.
Applications close Friday 31 May 2019.