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Great opportunity for an experienced Psychologist passionate about providing family centred, holistic, and goal directed care to join CBCHS.  

  • Contact Name: Kimberley Brown
  • Location: Parkdale
  • Closing Date: April 20, 2021

Great opportunity for an experienced Psychologist passionate about providing family centred, holistic, and goal directed care to join CBCHS.

 

About the Company

CBCHS is a for-cause, not-for-profit organisation providing a wide range of allied health, dental, child development, disability and aged care services to more than 15,000 clients every year in and around the City of Kingston. Many of our clients are differently abled, socially isolated, financially disadvantaged or exposed to other socio-economic vulnerabilities. Our head office is in Parkdale with programs and services also offered at Chelsea, Clarinda, Mentone, Cheltenham, Clayton and Edithvale.

We are a values driven organisation with a reputation for service innovation and quality. We are a flexible and inclusive employer that values and supports workforce diversity. We strongly support equal opportunity and encourage applications from all people including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, those with culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, the LGBTIQ community, and people with a disability.

Please visit our website for more information  www.cbchs.org.au

Purpose of the Position

About the Role

CBCHS are currently seeking an experienced, motivated individual to join our Child & Family Services team as a Grade 2 Psychologist. This position is responsible for providing high quality, effective and efficient services to paediatric clients. The role will provide assessment and treatment to pre-school and primary school aged children and families through the provision of appropriate clinical interventions assessments, group work and health promotion activities.

Job Benefits

As a health promoting not for profit business, we offer:

  • Easy street parking;
  • Salary Packaging;
  • Flexible working arrangements;
  • Wellbeing initiatives including discounted gym membership and health insurance.

Please refer to Benefits of Working at CBCHS.

Key Responsibilities

Some key deliverables of this position include:

  • Provide effective and efficient psychological services to the CBCHS target populations by maintaining a caseload of clients in line with CBCHS, DHHS and NDIS funding requirements;
  • Provide high quality counselling services with a range of clinical interventions for children who present with behavioural, emotional or developmental problems and their families;
  • Deliver and evaluate appropriate group programs;
  • Liaise with other relevant services and agencies to facilitate effective care co-ordination to enable positive outcomes for children and their families.

 

Key Selection Criteria

About You

You have demonstrated previous experience, post graduation, working with children and families, and currently hold General Registration as a Psychologist with AHPRA. You are passionate about providing family centred, holistic, and goal directed care that promotes clients’ wellness and active participation in decisions about their care. Your previous experience, ideally within neurodevelopmental issues and complex needs, will allow you to provide high quality counselling services for our clients.  Your excellent communication and teamwork skills will see you thrive in a multidisciplinary team environment.

How to Apply

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All applications require an up to date resume and cover letter to be submitted.

To successfully apply for this position you will be required to attach a copy of your qualifications within the application process.

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For a confidential discussion contact Kimberley Brown – Manager, Child & Family Services – kbrown@cbchs.org.au

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