NSW Health Careers
Clinical Psychologist
Sydney Childrens Hospital Network
REQ224992 Requisition #
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Selection Criteria 

  1. Masters or Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology; registration with Psychology Board of Australia AHPRA and practice endorsement in Clinical Psychology or eligible to progress to same
  2. Clinical skills and expertise with mental health problems of child and adolescent, including experience in treatment of eating disorders
  3. Understanding of psychological issues that can arise in children and young people diagnosed with an acute or chronic illness
  4. Demonstrated understanding and application of a range of evidence-based treatments for a range of psychological disorders
  5. Experience working with families, preferably with family therapy training and/or experience in the Maudsley model of family based treatment for Anorexia Nervosa.
  6. Experience or capacity to facilitate treatment group programs
  7. Demonstrated capacity to work independently and collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team
  8. Excellent verbal and written communication skills


SCHN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.                                     

As this is a “Category A” position, please refer to the Application Guide for vaccination requirements.

This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children’s Guardian.  For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children’s Guardian Website https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. We recognise the value of Aboriginal staff providing health care to Aboriginal children and families that access the services we provide at the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. Aboriginal job applicants are encouraged to visit the NSW Health Aboriginal Recruitment tool, Stepping Up to assist in preparing your application.

Need more information?
  1) Click here for the Position Description
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For role related queries or questions contact Anna Mandalis on anna.mandalis@health.nsw.gov.au

Applications Close: 02/05/2021



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