EFT/Shifts: Up to 1.2 EFT Status: Part Time Location: Negotiable
NDHS has Psychologist positions available starting in March/ April 2018, working across the Moira Shire area (a total of 1.2EFT).
As part of a ‘stepped care model’ funded by Murray Primary Health Network (PHN), Psychologists will provide psychological interventions consistent with the services provided for the Better Access initiative.
The Psychologists will ensure that clients transition to less intensive services as appropriate, and if more intensive services are indicated, they will take advantage of secondary consultations with psychiatrists, regular meetings with General Practitioners (GPs), access to the Mental Health Nurse and coordinated support provided by Generalist Counsellors as appropriate.
Consultations will take place in Cobram, Nathalia, Numurkah and Yarrawonga and by video link.
Location is negotiable and can be based at either Cobram, Nathalia, Numurkah or Yarrawonga.
To be eligible
Registration as a Psychologist with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHRPA)
At least two years supervised clinical experience.
Demonstrated competence in assessing and counselling clients with mental health conditions and their significant others
Knowledge of mental health best practice in relation to prevention, early identification, treatment and rehabilitation
Well-developed written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills including ability to work individually and in a multidisciplinary team.
Current drivers licence
Current satisfactory police check (dated within last 6 months of commencement)