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Psychologist Grade 2

Job posted: 20/11/2020
Applications close: 18/12/2020 (Midnight)
19 days remaining

19 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 19415

Reference: 19415

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne


Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.



Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.



Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.



Your role in our future.


Fixed Term Part Time (0.4 - 30.4 hours per fortnight) 


End date 18 months


An exciting and challenging position is available immediately within our team for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Grade 2 Psychologist to project manage a new project called 'Stepped-care Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for persistent fatigue in cancer survivors’.. The main purpose of this position is to oversee the implementation and evaluation of a stepped-care evidence based intervention for managing fatigue in cancer survivors. The project will redesign our model of care to better address cancer-related fatigue  by;



  • Developing and delivering a self-management CBT-fatigue resource for patients, and a group CBT intervention for persistent fatigue;

  • Implementing a stepped-care evidence based fatigue management program;

  • Developing appropriate referral and treatment pathways; and

  • Providing training in the delivery of CBT-fatigue interventions to healthcare professionals


Suitable applicants should have;



  • Registration with the Psychology Board of Australia

  • An APAC approved post-graduate qualification to Masters level in Clinical Psychology

  • Clinical experience in the delivery of psychological services to people and their families in health care / mental health settings

  • Endorsement or proof of working towards endorsement in 'clinical psychology' area of practice

  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary environment

  • Data management skills

  • Understanding of research methodology

  • Project management experience

  • Experience in delivering CBT

Psychologist Grade 2

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Contact:

Elizabeth Pearson - 8559 5915
elizabeth.pearson@petermac.org
Maria Ftanou
Maria.Ftanou@petermac.org

Psychologist Grade 2