Clinical Psychologist
REQ174203 Requisition #
Employment Type: Permanent Part Time
Position Classification: Clinical Psychologist
Remuneration: $49.05 - $60.15 Per Hour
Hours Per Week: 30
Requisition ID: REQ174203

Where you'll be working
Child and Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS), Inpatient Unit (Brolga) at Hornsby Hospital.     
Northern Sydney’s vision is to be "leaders in healthcare, partners in community wellbeing". Our purpose is “embracing discovery and learning, building partnerships and engaging our community to deliver excellent health and wellbeing.”

What you'll be doing
To provide day-today clinical leadership, support and supervision to the allied health team in the CYMHS Inpatient Unit. To take a senior clinical role in the management of complex cases and maintain a clinical caseload which will involve direct clinical work with adolescents and their families/carers and other relevant parties.

Candidates will need to meet the following criteria:
  1. Consistently demonstrates behaviours that reinforce the CORE Values of our organisation; Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment. Demonstrates these behaviours with all stakeholders; colleagues, direct reports, as well as our patients and consumers, and those that care for them.
  2. Current full registration with AHPRA and Masters or Doctorate level post-graduate qualification in Clinical Psychology, Clinical Neuropsychology or Child and Adolescent Mental Health. The postgraduate qualifications must be of no less than two years full time duration (or part-time equivalent) and include professional clinical coursework, clinical training and supervised placement experience as core components.
  3. Demonstrated experience in the assessment and management of adolescents with high level acuity of mental health issues. Knowledge and expertise in contemporary practices in Child and Adolescent Mental Health.
  4. Demonstrated clinical leadership capacity and clinical supervision skills.
  5. Experience, knowledge and skills in care planning, family engagement referral and follow up.
  6. Excellent interpersonal, communication, consultation and negotiation skills with the ability to develop and refine strategic relationships.
  7. Experience in project work or service development activities, that involve planning, developing, implementing, reviewing and evaluation of new initiatives within a health service context.
  8. Current NSW Drivers License.

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For role related queries or questions contact Kris Taylor on Kris.Taylor@health.nsw.gov.au or 9485 6150

Applications Close: 15 July 2020 

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