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Job Number : 29285
Type and Location : Psychologist / NSW - Other
Listed By : NSW Department of Education on 27 Nov 2019
Senior Psychologist Education

The Department of Education serves the NSW community by providing world-class education from early childhood through to adulthood.

The Senior Psychologist, Education coordinates and professionally supervises a team of school counsellors/school psychologists to deliver high quality psychological services to schools. The Senior Psychologist, Education works closely with schools, other members of educational services teams and agencies to improve learning and wellbeing outcomes for students.

Employment opportunity is available at : Young High School 

Senior Psychologists Education coordinate and professionally supervise a team of school counsellors and school psychologists to deliver high quality psychological services to schools. They work closely with schools, other members of educational services teams and agencies to improve student learning and wellbeing outcomes

Senior Psychologists Education provide professional leadership in the delivery of psychological services to school communities and have a key leadership role as part of the networked centres.

Senior Psychologists Education will not be required to teach or undertake teaching duties as defined by the Teacher Accreditation Act 2004 as amended. 

Key accountabilities

  • Supervise, in collaboration with principals, the performance and development of school counsellors and school psychologists and the maintenance of relevant skills
  • Provide leadership to school counsellors and school psychologists, including those who are working towards registration as psychologist
  • Assist school counsellors and school psychologists in their work with schools to respond to students requiring additional wellbeing and psychological support
  • Coordinate the provision of counselling services to schools experiencing emergencies
  • Contribute to the Department's support of students with disability and learning and support needs.
  • Contribute to the operational leadership for networked centre services
  • Coordinate and maintain systems and procedures, including test budgets, to facilitate effective service delivery

Essential Requirements

  • Registered or provisionally registered psychologist
  • Valid and current Working with Children Check clearance.
  • Ability and willingness to travel between work sites. This will require a current and valid driver's licence.

Further details regarding conditions of employment are contained in the online advertisement.

Please apply online at www.iworkfor.nsw.gov.au. Job reference:00007GRN. Applications close at 11:59 pm, Wednesday 11 December 2019.

 

Contact Details
For more information, please contact Judy Dougherty on telephone 0459 867 101 or via email judith.dougherty@det.nsw.edu.au




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