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Job Number : 27792
Type and Location : Psychologist / Brisbane
Listed By : Silky Oaks Children's Haven on 14 Jun 2019
PSYCHOLOGIST - PART TIME

 Overview:

An exciting and rewarding opportunity for Registered Psychologists to join a start-up Psychology service, Embrace Wellness Hub (Embrace).  Embrace will operate from Silky Oak's Manly West, Brisbane location during both business and after hours, as per the needs of the service.  The successful applicant/s will be passionate and committed to working to a high standard, and delivering treatments to a wide variety of client presentations, with a special interest in performing cognitive assessments.  This would suit Psychologists who are versatile, experienced and client focused.  

 

Benefits:

 

  • Flexible working hours 
  • Attractive base salary; and salary packaging available
  •  Administration support including reception, billing and appointment booking
  • Ongoing referral of clients
  • Financial support for ongoing professional supervision
  • A cloud based practice management and online booking system, as well as easy to use mobile tools and accessible IT support.
  • All Technical equipment provided
  • A large library of assessment tools and professional resources
  • Practice email and business cards
 
Key Responsibilities:
 
  • Provide broad range of psychological interventions and therapeutic support to individual and groups, including to children, adolescents, adults and families
  • Conduct Cognitive Assessments
  • Facilitate educational workshops and training
  • Maintain up to date, accurate and comprehensive records and case notes in accordance with Silky Oaks policy, AHPRA and best practice standards
  • Adhere to ethical standards of clinical and reseach practice in accordance with AHPRA policy frameworks.
  • Complete all records, assessments and reports in a timely manner
  • Report to Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women all cases of suspected risk or harm to children and/or young people as per the policies and procedures
  • Ensure the privacy of clients by maintaining confidentiality in accordance with relevant legislation and organisational policies
  • Participate in ongoing professional development, line and clinical supervision
  • Flexibility to work after hours
  • Maintain a Police Clearance or Criminal Record check
  • Adhere to all organisational policies, procedures, handbooks and work instructions
 
Qualifications and Experience:
 
  • Completed four-year undergraduate sequence of study in Psychology
  • Full registration as a Psychologist, and with AHPRA 
  • Must be eligible to work under the Medicare Better Access Initiative
  • Extensive and demonstrated experience providing a range of clinical psychological interventions 
  • Experience and willingness to work with children, adolescents, adults and families
  • Demonstrated advanced practice skills and an ability to undertake Psychological testing and assessments covering a broad range of presentations
  • Experience administering the WISC-V, WIATT-III and WAIS-IV in clinical settings
  • Knowledge and understanding of the theory underpinning evidence-based interventions as well as demonstrated excellence in the practical application of such
  • Evidence of ongoing clinical supervision and ongoing professional development
  • Willingness to work within the established policies and procedures
  • Experience completing WorkCover assessments is highly desirable
  • Highly developed verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to engage with external stakeholders and health practitioners
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Valid Police Clearance or Criminal Record Check or willing to undertake checks.

 Apply:

Prepare a cover letter outlining your suitability and a current resume including (2) professional referees and submit your application to employment@silkyoaks.org.au with the reference EmbPsych2019.

Contact Details
Enquiries can be addressed to Kelly Brabazon on 0439 162 807 or email kellyb@silkyoaks.org.au




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