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Psychologist - Part Time

Requisition Number:  30422
Location: 

Villawood, NSW, AU

  • Exceptional opportunity to be part of a well-established organization
  • Work between Monday to Friday office hours
  • Real job satisfaction from providing help to people in need on a daily basis

Are you a Psychologist ready for your next challenge? Join a friendly and multidisciplinary team to provide healthcare services

Role:

In this role you will be delivering evidence-based psychological services in an Immigration Detention Centre clinic through assessment, case formulation and case management, structured interview techniques and therapeutic interventions. Key responsibilities:

  • Triage referrals; conduct mental health assessments
  • Identify, assess and follow up persons who are at risk
  • Ensure high standards of psychological care within 1-2-1 sessions or in groups
  • Provide clinical reports to internal and external stakeholders

You:

To be considered you must have the following:

  • Full working rights in Australia
  • Full AHPRA registration as a Psychologist
  • A minimum of 3 years post registration experience. Detention or corrections experience highly desirable
  • Proven experience with clinical coordination / case management and risk assessment within the mental health environment
  • Experience in assessment and diagnosis of mental health disorders, and provision of Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy and other evidence-based focused clinical psychological strategies
  • Experience working with Electronic Medical Records as well as excel and word programs

 

We are a worksite where it is mandatory to: have up-to-date vaccinations; and wear an approved face mask (e.g. N95).

The Benefits:

  • Working with people from diverse professional and cultural backgrounds.
  • Be recognised, well-acknowledge and rewarded
  • Multidisciplinary, dynamic and collaborative team
  • Opportunities to expand your career and support an Australian and international network
  • Free parking available onsite
  • Be part of a large, well respected medical organisation.

The Organisation:

IHMS is contracted by the Australian Government to provide healthcare to people in immigration detention throughout Australia. We deliver these important and challenging services in a professional manner that is:
• Medically appropriate;
• Without any form of discrimination;
• With appropriate dignity, humanity, cultural and gender sensitivity; and
• With respect for privacy and confidentiality

IHMS welcomes you to Apply if you feel you meet the selection criteria. Only suitable shortlisted candidates will be contacted.