COGNITION is looking for a permanent part-time
psychologist, plus psychologists to work on a sessional basis
outside of standard business hours.
COGNITION has been operating since 1991 and is a
well-respected psychology practice that provides services to individuals and
organisations. There is considerable variety in the nature of the work,
allowing for the successful candidate to work on developing and consolidating
skills within professional interest areas. We are intent on providing
stimulating work for our psychologists while at all times focusing on the needs
of our clients and delivering psychological services that meet or exceed expected
psychologist we seek would primarily be engaged in providing diverse services for
the many Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) we run. This will consist largely
of assessment, case conceptualisation and treatment of common mental health
conditions for individuals, or problem-solving with working people and their
family members, to facilitate desired outcomes to a range of work and personal
issues. There is also ample opportunity to conduct group interventions,
training and coaching within the corporate and government sectors. This
Practice is well known for providing service in response to work-related
traumatic events and for working with first responder populations, so the
psychologist we seek must want to undertake this form of work. Ideally, the
psychologist will also be interested and competent in working with Medicare, private
health, work injury and Third Party injury referrals.
we know that experience across broad life settings and a practical, down to
earth and warm approach is what our clients respond to best. While a Master’s
Degree or higher would be ideal, we encourage contact from any psychologist who
may be interested.
The position attracts
a salary (sub-contract may be considered) and is for full days on Wednesday and
Thursday of each week.
COGNITION has work available in
the evenings and on Saturdays (morning or whole day). We would be pleased to
hear from psychologists who are interested in working on a sessional basis to
cover these times. We are ideally looking for a commitment to 2 sessions per