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.
Full-time 76 hours per week
Fixed-Term – until December 2021
Classification code – PJ1 – PK4
The Monash & Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre (MAPrc), is part of Alfred Brain, Alfred Health Monash University Department of Psychiatry (CCS), and conducts clinical research projects with a focus on research translation into clinical practice and development of new treatments for people with serious mental illness. MAPrc has approximately 65 staff and postgraduate students and is based at 607 St Kilda Road Melbourne.
This position will provide senior clinical, research input into a mix of industry sponsored, and investigator initiated clinical trials currently being conducted within MAPrc. The position reports to the Research Manager, and Prof Jayashri Kulkarni, Director of MAPrc. This role is based at 607 St Kilda Road, although may require some travel to other sites and collaborating community services. The primary purpose of this position is to conduct clinical ratings and data collection from participants in current clinical treatment trials investigating the effectiveness of new treatments for serious mental illnesses including depression, schizophrenia and complex trauma disorder (also known as borderline personality disorder), plus others
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Current provisional or full registration as a practicing psychologist with qualifications from a recognised university
Significant relevant clinical and or clinical research experience in mental health;
Clinical trials experience including experience in subject recruitment and retention
Proven ability to establish rapport with people living with serious mental illness
Sound knowledge of ICH-GCP guideline
Easy public transport access
For further information, please contact the Anthony De Castella on3) 9076 6554
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.