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Job Number : 28045
Type and Location : Psychologist / Sydney
Listed By : Pymble Family Doctors on 10 Jul 2019
Private Billing Psychologist for Medical Centre In Upper North Shore

Pymble Family Doctors is a private billing Practice that supports the local community with a diverse range of health services. We are looking to incorporate a psychologist into our mix to help with a range of life circumstances and conditions including children, adolescents, and family therapy anxiety, trauma, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), oppositional and behavioural difficulties, grief and loss and specific learning difficulties.

Please visit our website www.pymblefamilydoctors.com.au for more information about our Practice.

About the Role

We are currently looking for applications for a psychologist who have experience working with and assessing children, adolescents and adults. The position is available for 1-2 days a week with the option to increase days in the future. Experienced practitioners are preferred, especially those with experience working with young people on neurodevelopmental conditions.

Advantages of working at Pymble Family Doctors

  • High contractor remuneration rate.
  • There is no need to source clients as the Practice currently has GP’s that offer counselling to some of their patients. We estimate that between 5 and 10 referrals per day are currently being generated to other psychologists in the area. We want to keep the service inhouse.
  • The Practice also has inviting and well-furnished rooms.
  • Psychologists at the Practice have flexibility throughout the year regarding times when leave or holidays are taken. Self-care is a strong value held within the Practice.
  • A successful applicant will be part of a supportive team environment and receive regular individual support.
  • Frequent and scheduled support will be offered during the first year to ensure a suitable caseload is given to promote a smooth transition to this new role.
  • Unique opportunity to help develop future relationships to work alongside speech pathologists and occupational therapists to optimise therapeutic outcomes for clients and their families. Rewarding opportunity for an applicant to build their multidisciplinary knowledge base.
  • Parking available

Skills and Experience

  • We are seeking an applicant who possesses a positive, empathetic and evidence based approach to dealing with a range of social, emotional and behavioural conditions in young people.
  • We are seeking an applicant who has an ability to support parents and teachers with care and consideration and apply interventions to support young people.
  • We are seeking an applicant who can conduct developmental assessments, inclusive of ADHD and educational assessments. An applicant who is willing to undertake training and supervision in order to learn how to conduct developmental assessments will also be considered.
  • We are seeking an applicant who has well developed report writing, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Successful applicants will have full registration with AHPRA, a Working with Children (WWC) and Police Check, current Professional Indemnity Insurance, Australian Business Number (ABN) and Medicare provide number.

How to Apply

Interested applicants are encouraged to forward a cover letter and CV to Mr Stefano Cioni at practice.manager@pymblefamilydoctors.com.au. Enquires for the position can be made on 9144 6208.

Contact Details
Mr Stefano Cioni (Practice Manager) 9144 6208




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