Head Of Psychology (Undefined)

Job posted: 13/02/2024
Applications close: 12/03/2024 (Midnight)
20 days remaining

20 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Parkville

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Salary: $116,000 - $116,000

Occupation: Other

Reference: 3789

Reference: 3789

Occupation: Other

Salary Range: $116,000 - $116,000

Work location: Melbourne | Parkville

At Peter Mac we aim to continuously improve cancer care, research and education across all cancers and for all people affected by cancer: changing lives, breaking new ground. Everything we do is underpinned by our core values, Excellence, Compassion and Innovation. Welcoming people from a wide variety of different backgrounds and experiences is critical to fostering innovation, cultivating compassion, attracting and retaining top talent and providing the best possible cancer care for our patients.



Part Time Ongoing Role. 

The Head of Psychology position includes leading a team of Psychologists, Psychology Interns and registrars. The Peter Mac psychology team provide psychology services to patients and their families, including both inpatients and outpatients as well as primary and secondary consultation.


The head of psychology will review and monitor the quality of the psychology service, provide leadership and mentoring to members of the team, provide direct clinical care and have input into research and teaching. This is a Grade 5 Clinical Psychology, .8 EFT permanent role. The role reports to the Director of Psychosocial Oncology.


Essential requirements include:

Registration with the Psychology Board of Australia 
A minimum of ten years’ experience as a practising psychologist 
PBA-approved supervisor 
Experience in providing psychological services to people and their families in oncology/health care/mental health setting 
Demonstrable relevant experience in research and teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels 
Expert communication, interpersonal and leadership skills 
Ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment 
Endorsement in ‘clinical psychology’ area of practice 

Applicants to this role should provide a covering letter outlining relative key skills and experience to assist us with our assessment

For further information about this opportunity, click Apply to be redirected to the Peter Mac Careers page, where you can review the position summary. Alternatively, please contact us using the information below for a confidential discussion.


Hiring Manager: Dr Maria Ftanou
Contact Number:  03 855 97174
Email: Maria.Ftanou@Petermac.org


Applications Close: 11:59pm 12th of March 2024



Head Of Psychology (Undefined)

Job type:

Part time

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Head Of Psychology (Undefined)