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Psychologist - Community Health

Job posted: 17/02/2021
Applications close: 03/03/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 44944

Reference: 44944

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

If you are a dynamic psychologist who wants to use their skills to improve physical and mental health outcomes in our community, this is an outstanding opportunity for you.


About Monash Health


Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.


About the Role


We have a position for a part-time psychologist to provide comprehensive assessment and treatment sessions for clients in our community health service. Primarily located at our Cranbourne and Pakenham sites, there will be opportunities to work with people who present with a range of medical and mental health concerns, including refugees and asylum seekers, and to collaborate with other clinicians from across Monash Health to provide outstanding care.


About You


You will have a good understanding of how chronic health conditions and psychosocial factors impact on wellbeing, you enjoy being part of a multi-disciplinary team, and would value being a member of our supportive Psychology Directorate, with regular supervision by a senior psychologist. You are committed to trauma informed care, enjoy using your CBT, interpersonal, and ACT skills to improve your clients’ wellbeing, and have a commitment to ongoing professional development that you can bring into your work.



Monash Health will offer:



  • salary packaging

  • friendly and supportive culture

  • opportunity to experience various teams

  • on-going supervision and professional development



What You Need to Know


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 – e-mail applications will not be considered.  
Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.


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)

  • proof of immunisation.


A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.


As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Psychologist - Community Health

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Caryn Tocker - 418302417

Psychologist - Community Health