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.
Victorian HIV Service - Department of Infectious Diseases
12 month parental leave position
Grade 3 or Grade 2 (with experience will be considered)
0.63EFT (3 days a week)
The Clinical Psychologist will lead the HIV Psychology service which works closely with the HIV Mental Health Service and sits within the Victorian HIV Service. The position will provide outpatient; clinical assessment, therapy and triage to other counselling and psychology services as appropriate. The service receives referrals from within the Victorian HIV Service and high HIV case load GPs. As required they will provide services to inpatients within the Victorian HIV Service. They will provide secondary consultation and advice to Victorian HIV Service staff and external services. The clinical psychologist will participate in Psychology Department activities including department meetings and professional development. The clinical psychologist will provide psychological services in the event of an external emergency (Code Brown) as directed by the Manager of Psychology Services.
Registration under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (Victoria) Act 2009.
Master or Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology
Endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (Victoria) Act 2009
Australian Psychology Board Approved Supervisor status
Membership of the APS and the APS College of Clinical Psychologists.
Discounted health insurance
Enquiries to Lynda Katona, Psychology Manager M: 0402071138
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.