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Neuropsychologist - Cognitive Dementia and Memory Service (CDAMS)

Job posted: 09/02/2024
Applications close: 23/02/2024 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 35091

Reference: 35091

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• The Cognitive Dementia and Memory Service (CDAMS) is a diagnostic service for people with declining memory and changes to their cognition. It services Frankston, Mornington Peninsula and surrounding locations
• Limited Term Part Time position - 08/04/2024 - 11/04/2025, 48 hours per fortnight
• Excellent salary packaging options available - Classification Range: Grade 2/Grade 3


Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

You will provide comprehensive neuropsychological assessments of CDAMS clients.
Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings to provide input into diagnosis formulation and care management plans for clients.
Provide feedback as required to clients, and their carers, with regard to their cognitive changes and the management of these.
Provide timely written reports on each client for the client's file and for the relevant principal clinical advisor as outlined by DoH guidelines.

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:

• Essential Criteria #1 A current registration as a Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia
• Essential Criteria #2 A Master or doctoral degree in Clinical Neuropsychology
• Essential Criteria #3 Demonstrated experience in assessment of people with a cognitive impairment
• The ability to work autonomously, flexibly and conjointly with staff from other disciplines as part of a client focused interdisciplinary team

Desirable Criteria #1 (desirable) Membership of the APS and the SPS College of Clinical Neuropsychology

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People Experience Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity and promotes a workplace that welcomes and includes the unique contributions of all people. We encourage applications from individuals who identify as being Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, are culturally diverse, LGBTQIA+ or who have a disability to apply. We are also strongly committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people.

We encourage you to talk to us about any adjustments or additional support you may require during the recruitment process.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

https://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/careers/working-preparing-employment/

*Please refer to salary circular for (Medical Scientists, Pharmacists and Psychologist - Victorian Public Sector (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement - 2021 - 2025) for salary range. Sub-grading will be based on years of experience.

This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Peninsula Health immunisation policy.

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Neuropsychologist - Cognitive Dementia and Memory Service (CDAMS)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Gracie Marzovilla - Manager - 0481455631
Christopher Hutchison - 59769012

Neuropsychologist - Cognitive Dementia and Memory Service (CDAMS)