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Psychologist - Medical Advisory Unit (VPSG5)

Job posted: 07/06/2021
Applications close: 20/06/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / until 30/06/2022

Organisation: Victoria Police

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/E20037664

Reference: VG/E20037664

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

About the role:

The Victoria Police Medical Advisory Unit provides expert occupational health services and advice to support the operational and recruitment activities of Victoria Police.  The area is a multi-disciplinary team currently consisting of Doctors, Nurses, Administrative staff and Sworn Police.

The main duties of the Medical Advisory Unit are:

  • Directions to Attend (DTA) the Police Medical Officer (fitness for duty assessments)
  • Drug and alcohol testing
  • Medical Advice Line
  • Recruitment and Specialist Group medicals

Your duties will include:

  • Management of the Psychometric testing and interview process on behalf of Victoria Police.
  • Internal Psychometric testing and interviewing of internal employees
  • Quality control of the process including overseeing the evaluation of Psychometric tests and interview reports
  • Reporting to management on the results of the process

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Highly developed skills in the interpretation and oversight of Psychometric assessments
  • Experience working in a large Organisation and managing competing demands
  • Highly developed communication skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Full registration as a Psychologist with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and provide registration number.
  • Membership or eligibility for membership of the Australian Psychological Society (APS)
  • Postgraduate qualifications and/or experience in selection and assessment

Requirements and relevant information:

  • One (1) full time, fixed term (until 30/06/2022) position available.
  • Position located at the Victoria Police Centre: 311 Spencer Street, Docklands.
  • Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa.
  • The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include fingerprint checks and misconduct screening.

Your application must include:

  • Resume
  • Completed application form - attached to the job advertisement.

 

Applications close midnight,  Sunday 20 June 2021 - No applications will be accepted via email.

For further information on this role please contact: Dr Melissa Sullivan on (03) 8335 7970 or via email melissa.a.sullivan@police.vic.gov.au.

If you have a disability/medical condition and require a copy of this advertisement and attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirements/reasonable adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact VPS Recruitment via email VPSRECRUITMENT@police.vic.gov.au.

About Us:

Victoria Police is a large organisation employing police, public servants and protective services officers. Victoria Police provides support to the community 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. 

At Victoria Police our goal is for our workforce to reflect the diverse community we serve. We continually seek to attract and retain a diverse workforce which includes people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage. 

Find out what it is like working as a Victorian Public Servant for Victoria Police: http://www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

Psychologist - Medical Advisory Unit (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / until 30/06/2022

Job classification:

VPSG5

Contact:

Dr Melissa Sullivan | (03) 8335 7970

Psychologist - Medical Advisory Unit (VPSG5)