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Neuropsychologist

Job posted: 09/11/2020
Applications close: 30/11/2020 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 22339

Reference: 22339

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan


Neuropsychologist






  • Grade 3

  • Permanent Part-Time 

  • Integrated Services Hospital Admission Risk Program

  • An excellent opportunity to join our inter-disciplinary team who are passionate and person centred to drive clinical outcomes for our Chronic and Complex clients




Eastern Health




Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.




About the role




Integrated Services Hospital Admission Risk Program (HARP) is part of the Health Independence Program and sits within the Acute and Aged Medicine division of Eastern Health.




The Grade 3 Neuropsychologist will be responsible for providing clinical neuropsychology services to the Integrated Services Hospital Admission Risk Program (HARP) across Eastern Health depending upon demand. Services to be provided include neuropsychological assessment, consultation to other staff and programs, education to patients and carers, and management including behavioural intervention.




The Grade 3 neuropsychologist will deliver a responsive, evidence-based service, be experienced in working within an Interdisciplinary team and to work well under time pressure. This includes in services and education sessions to staff within the service. The Grade 3 Neuropsychologist will be responsible for supervising more junior staff and students where required.




About you 




To be successful in this role you will possess:





  • A Masters or Doctoral coursework qualification in Clinical Neuropsychology that has been approved by the Psychology Board of Australia

  • Full registration or eligibility for full registration as a Psychologist by the Psychology Board of Australia (PBA).

  • Registration endorsement in the Approved Area of Practice of Clinical Neuropsychology.

  • PBA Approved Supervisor status for higher degree placement and for the registrar program or be eligible to engage in PBA approved supervision training in order to attain PBA Approved Supervisor status for higher degree placement and for the registrar program

  • Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skill

  • A Valid Victorian Drivers Licence




Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.




What we offer




Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!





  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals





Next Steps




If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!




Please note:





  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.




Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence



Neuropsychologist

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

USHA NAIDOO - (04) 6662 4976
USHA.NAIDOO@EASTERNHEALTH.ORG.AU

Neuropsychologist