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Job Number : 30471
Type and Location : Psychologist / Melbourne
Listed By : Crookes Counselling & Consulting Services on 20 Jun 2020
Psychologist / Clinical Psychologist


Multiple positions:

·         Clinical or General psychologist

·         Child & Adolescent Psychologist

Crookes Counselling and Consulting Services is an established, busy, vibrant, progressive and growing private practice of registered psychologists and credentialed social workers servicing Melbourne's west. Established more than ten years, the practice has well established networks with local general practitioners and associated services. Our philosophy at CCCS is to assist clients to enhance their wellbeing, build life skills and fulfil their potential. As a member of our team, you would be able to provide individual counselling, group interventions and assessment to a wide variety of clients and treatment needs.

Due to increasing demand we currently have positions available for psychologists who are passionate about helping people – a fantastic opportunity for the right candidates to utilise and develop their skills and support positive change for clients in need. This role would suit a person wishing to work in private practice in a supportive, friendly, collegiate environment. With all the admin and client acquisitions taken care of, you will be able to get straight into client counselling. We have a high demand for appointments; the right candidate can commence working immediately.

To be successful in the role, you must be passionate about supporting clients to achieve their goals and fulfil their potential, and be able to demonstrate responsibility and compassion in a challenging environment.

Essential criteria:

·         Full AHPRA registration

·         Registration as a Medicare provider

·         Working with Children check

·         Current Police check

·         Professional indemnity insurance, ABN

·         Excellent report writing, record management & case note skills

·         Ability to manage caseload independently, but collaboratively in a team environment

Desirable criteria:

·         Experience working in private practice

·         Strong organisational skills

·         Strong understanding of requirements of private practice.

We value:

·         The ability to communicate with other team members in a friendly and prompt manner

·         A warm and easy-going nature

·         Flexibility and adaptability as required of a contractor

·         Sharing of knowledge, resources and skills with colleagues.

·         Excellent interpersonal skills

·         Sense of humour advisable; no, compulsory!

Benefits to you:

·         Attractive contract rates (as a percentage of intake from client sessions) without the hassle of running the business

·         Efficient administration and billing support – we have a brilliant admin team!

·         Strong collegial support

·         Exceptional work facilities, very well-appointed consulting rooms

·         Flexible working hours – days, evenings, weekends available

·         Large range of clinical tools, tests, etc. available

·         Marketing and provision of clients

·         A strong flow of referrals

·         Free car parking on site

·         Yes, there is good coffee – a given!  But if you want to stretch your legs local cafes are within easy strolling distance.

·         We are not a franchise

·         We are not a bulk billing practice

·         Social distancing measures in place for Face to Face appointments

·         Established telehealth platforms in place



"I can't tell you how much I enjoy working in your practice." (Feedback from one of our Senior Psychologists)

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If you would like to join our team, please forward your C.V. and a cover letter to


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