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Job Number : 30532
Type and Location : Psychologist / NSW - Other
Listed By : Adapt Psychological Services on 29 Jun 2020
Psychologist/Clinical Psychologist – Contract Position

 

Exciting Opportunity for Registered or Clinical Psychologist in Private Practice

Adapt Psychological Services is a small private practice based in newly fitted-out rooms in the heart of Morisset, with ample parking and easy access to the M1, schools, public transport, shops, and cafes. 

Our vision is to create a clinical space where practitioners enjoy a balanced lifestyle and clients feel welcome, supported, and inspired to live healthy, happy, and meaningful lives.

In response to a growing number of referrals, we are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Registered or Clinical psychologist to work one to two days per week on a contract basis.

Working hours and days are flexible and the use of telehealth is supported. Clients are funded through various pathways including Medicare, private health, self-referral, third party, and NDIS services.

While the practice attracts clients across the lifespan with wide-ranging presentations, clinicians with a passion for psychometric assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of clinical disorders in children and adolescents will be highly regarded.

 

Essential criteria

·         Demonstrated high standard of ethical practice and professional conduct

·         Experience in cognitive behavioural and acceptance-based frameworks

·         Excellent assessment, case formulation, and treatment planning skills

·         Demonstrated ability to build rapport with clients, and maintain relationships with GPs and other referrers; healthcare providers; schools; lawyers; and insurance companies as required

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·         Adherence to record keeping and reporting requirements i.e., Medicare, Third Party etc

·         Full registration with AHPRA

·         Medicare provider number (or be willing and eligible to obtain a provider number)

·         Current Working with Children Check and Police Check

·         Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance

·         Australian Business Number (ABN)

·         Commitment to ongoing professional development and reflective practice

 

Desirable Criteria

  • Strong psychometric assessment skills including administration, scoring, interpreting, and reporting using relevant measures
  • Experience in assessing, diagnosing, and treating child and adolescent behavioural, emotional, cognitive, and social problems using evidence-based assessment measures and treatment modalities
  • Thorough knowledge of Autism Spectrum Disorder and other childhood disorders


What we offer

  • Excellent remuneration
  • Full-time receptionist to allow you to focus on your clinical practice
  •  Easy-going environment with flexibility to create your ideal work/life balance
  • Opportunity for peer supervision
  • Beautiful new fully equipped and centrally located consulting rooms
  • HICAPS receipting; Medical Objects; and Front Desk Practice Management System
  • Access to a range of psychometric assessment instruments
  • Medicare, NDIS and Third-Party referrals
  • Option to develop and facilitate group sessions
  • Free parking

 

This position provides the option to work privately and build your own client base without the overheads of running your own practice.

If you believe that this opportunity would be right for you then please send your CV and cover letter to Robyn Winchester at admin@adaptpsych.com.au. For further information on the role please feel free to call Robyn on 0421 637 187.


 

Contact Details
Please email CV and cover letter to Robyn Winchester at admin@adaptpsych.com.au or call 0421 637 187.



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