For over 40 years, Parramatta Mission has supported some of the most disadvantaged and marginalised people in society, including those experiencing homelessness, crisis, domestic violence and living with mental illness. Our values are grace, inclusion, dignity, faith and hope. We are an equal opportunity employer who values, respects and supports diversity within the workplace and the community.
We are seeking a highly motivated, experienced Psychologist to provide youth friendly, evidenced based psychological strategies under the Medicare Better Access Initiative. This will include both individual and group intervention.
- Mt Druitt or Penrith Locations
- Full time or Part time 3 days per week
- Onsite parking; Salary packaging options
Desired Skills and Experience:
Fully registered Psychologist with AHPRA.
Be eligible to provide services under Medicare.
Demonstrated experience in providing services to young people aged 12-25 years of age.
Highly developed level of oral and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with young people and their families, GP’s and other health professionals.
Be willing to undertake a Working with Children Check and a separate Criminal History check.
Experience in working in a similar position
Experienced with the use of electronic medical records software
Excellent organisational and time management skills
Attractive Remuneration + generous Salary packaging benefits
On Site Parking
On- the- Job Training provided
Opportunity to work alongside multidisciplinary team
Great workplace culture
To be eligible to apply for this position you must be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa.
Parramatta Mission welcomes applications from people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, people from a culturally and linguistically diverse background and people with a lived experience of mental illness.
If you are interested in this great opportunity to really make a difference to the lives of Young People, please apply now at https://www.parramattamission.org.au/careers/. Interested applicants must include a cover letter clearly addressing the essential criteria to be eligible for interview. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.
For further information about this position, please contact Kellie Smith, Practice Manager, Primary Care Services on 0409 425 661.
To Apply email your Resume and Cover letter addressing the Essential Criteria to firstname.lastname@example.org