Psychologist - Eating Disorders Program

  • : Southern NSW Local Health District
  • : 01-Aug-2020
  • : West Gosford NSW 2250

Employment Type: Temporary Part Time maternity leave relief to 25/4/21 with the possibility of an extention at same/reduced hours
Position Classification: Psychologist
Remuneration: $34.24 - $50.90 per hour
Hours Per Week: 24
Requisition ID: REQ157064

Location: Nowra                
Closing Date: 5 April 2020

What you'll be doing

The position is responsible for the planning, coordination and implementation of assessment and ongoing psychological interventions to eating disordered clients and their families within the Illawarra.

Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is committed to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its workforce. As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This includes but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.           

An eligibility list will be created for future temporary and permanent full-time and part-time positions.

Please note: Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

National Police Checks will be undertaken on successful applicants. This position is designated as child-related employment and you will be required to obtain a Working With Children clearance from the Office of the Children’s Guardian.

Selection Criteria

  • Registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a Psychologist (PsyBA).
  • Demonstrated skills in psychological assessment, interpretation, diagnostic and referral skills.
  • Demonstrated skills in psychological interventions and knowledge of intervention approaches used in the treatment of eating disorders.
  • Demonstrated skills in clinical decision making, multi-disciplinary case management and team work.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, implement and evaluate service plans.
  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Current unrestricted NSW Class C driver's licence.
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    Job Location (Area or Region)
    Job Type
    Business Type
    Private Practice
    Job Title
    Psychologist - Eating Disorders Program
    Salary / Pay Type
    Hourly Rate
    Salary / Pay Range
    $35 to $40
    Start timeframe
    Posted By
    Southern NSW Local Health District
    Contact Phone
    Candidate Criteria
    West Gosford NSW 2250
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