Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Psychology
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Maternity leave cover position – Fixed Term, Full-Time (1.0)
Location: ABI Rehabilitation Service, Caulfield Hospital
Alfred Health's Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Rehabilitation Centre provides rehabilitation services for people with moderate to severe acquired brain injuries including traumatic brain injuries, stroke, hypoxic brain injuries and other causes of non-progressive brain injury. The service is comprised of a 42-bed inpatient rehabilitation service, a community rehabilitation service and a 4-bed transitional living service.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and skilled clinical neuropsychologist to provide high quality assessment and management of patients within the ABI Rehabilitation Service, primarily in the areas of cognition and behaviour. This role will also contribute to quality improvement and research activities within the ABI Unit.
You will have:
Demonstrated skills in assessment and management of cognition and behaviour.
Demonstrated skills and experience in the application of Neuropsychology in the context of behavioural management, counselling and psycho-education of clients with acquired brain injury.
Experience working within an interdisciplinary team to provide high quality rehabilitation within a patient centred, goal directed framework.
Evidence of previous involvement in development and implementation of research and quality improvement activities.
An approved degree with a major in psychology and post graduate qualifications (Masters or Doctorate) in Neuropsychology.
AHPRA endorsement as a Clinical Neuropsychologist is preferred. Applicants with eligibility and willingness to participate in a registrar training program leading to endorsement will also be considered.
Alfred Health’s ABI Service provides you with access to regular clinical supervision, opportunities for continued professional development and being part of a friendly and supportive team.
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Enquiries to Luke Delaney 9076 7423 or Jacqui Morarty 0429 688 275
Applications closes Tuesday 30th October 2018 at 11pm
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.