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P2 Clinical or Health Psychologist

Job posted: 09/07/2021
Applications close: 30/07/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical, Nursing

Reference: 48435

Reference: 48435

Occupation: Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

About Psychology and Specialist Services - RACS


Monash Health is one of the leading employers of psychologists in Victoria with over 180 psychologists employed in a variety of areas.  Psychology careers are supported by offering regular professional supervision, peer support and opportunity for career development. Monash Health also has an Australian first Psychology Registrar and Graduate Education Program to support early career psychologists.


The RACS psychology department comprises of Clinical Psychologists, Clinical Neuropsychologists and Health Psychologists who work across the sub-acute network of Kingston Centre, Dandenong and Casey Hospital. RACS psychologists work from a patient-care perspective, delivering high quality, evidence based assessment and treatment. The department values itself with key initiatives and portfolios to improve service provision and quality of psychological practice.


About the Role


RACS psychologists deliver evidenced based treatment to a variety of patients and have key roles working within the multidisciplinary teams across the sub-acute wards using a patient-centred care perspective. The Grade 2 Clinical and/or Health Psychologist will undertake a diverse role in investigating, identifying, documenting and providing psychological assessment and treatment to rehabilitation patients with psychological, behavioural and/or cognitive factors that are impacting on the admission and discharge planning. RACS psychologists work within the multidisciplinary teams and in addition to psychological therapy, provide specialist support around behaviours of concern and education to teams as needed on mental health issues.


The role is a permanent part-time position at 0.6EFT (3 days per week). The position is located at Kingston. Flexible, family friendly hours are supported.


About you


You enjoy working within a team environment and have a keen focus on fostering relationships to improve service provision and deliver patient-centred care. Your ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally, to a wide audience is a core competency for this position, along with excellent time-management skills and knowledge in working with patients with chronic and/or complex psychological issues. You are passionate about your work and promoting the role of psychology more broadly within the public health framework. You have sound science-practitioner skills and value the importance of evidence based practice and utilising objective data to determine outcomes. You enjoy working in a team environment and work well within the multidisciplinary team. Registrars are keen to expand their skills and actively participate and engage in the group supervision provided by the Psychology Registrar program.



Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.
Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.
Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries in regards to internal applicants please contact Recruitment Services on 92652776.
Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:
• reference checks;
• a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;
• a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and
• proof of immunisation.
As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.




P2 Clinical or Health Psychologist

Job type:

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Contact:

Peta Prindiville - 0466562110
peta.prindiville@monashhealth.org

P2 Clinical or Health Psychologist