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.
Senior Clinical Psychologist ( P-3)
Part-Time, 16 hours per fortnight
Fixed Term – October 2020 – April 2021
Classification code – P3
Excellent supervision and educational opportunities
The Alfred Psychology Department includes Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology. There are over twenty psychologists working within the Psychology department and approximately ten or more provisional psychologists on clinical placement. Psychology Services are part of Allied Health Service within the hospital. The majority of psychologists work within Psychiatry and the Manager of Psychology reports both to the Director of Mental and Addictions Health and the Director of Allied Health. Within the general hospital, clinical psychologists provide services to the Cystic Fibrosis (CF), Burns, Haemophilia, Heart Transplant, HIV and Oncology Services
The Senior Clinical Psychologist will provide clinical services to patients of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and provide well-being and support services to ICU staff. Liaison and collaborative work with other members of the multi-disciplinary team and in particular with other psychosocial staff including Consultation Liaison Psychiatry staff and social work is an essential aspect of the position.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
- Registration under the Health Practitioner Regulation Law (Victoria) Act 2009
- Endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (Victoria) Act 2009
- Approved Psychology Board of Australia Supervisor
- Master or Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology
- Membership of the APS and the APS College of Clinical Psychology is desirable
- Salary packaging
- Novated leasing
- Easy public transport access
If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Lynda Katona on 0402 071 138
Applications close on Sunday, 18th october 2020 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.