Clinical Psychologist – Mental Health Therapy Services Barwon Health

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Be recognised as part of a highly skilled and experienced team of mental health clinicians in a dynamic and integrated mental health service
  • Deliver specialist personality and trauma treatment within our therapy services
  • Enjoy work/life balance or time for private practice – Permanent Part Time – 48 hours per fortnight

About the facility

The Mental Health Therapy Services develops and provides specialist assessment, consultation and evidenced-based psychotherapies as part of consumer’s treatment within Barwon Health’s Community Mental Health services. This includes dedicated allied health inputs, ASD services, comprehensive psychotherapy programs for personality disorders and/or a history of trauma, and a clinical psychology trainee program. The service contributes to increasing capacity across MHDAS to utilise and deliver specialist assessment and therapies.

About the role

As the successful candidate in this senior role, you will provide clinical leadership through specialist delivery of therapies, program development and clinical governance frameworks. You will work collaboratively with our continuing care teams to ensure integrated care for our most complex consumers. 

As the psychology clinical specialist you work in partnership with the operational manager to develop the workforce and provide world leading care.

About the culture

The therapy service is a key part of Barwon Health’s response to the Royal commission into Mental Healthcare. We are passionate about improving access to therapies and promoting recovery based practices in partnership with consumers. You can be a vital part of changing the way we deliver care. 

What we offer

  • Central CBD location & a convenient commute from the Western Suburbs of Melbourne
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Opportunity to purchase additional leave
  • Doorstep to the beautiful Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast
  • Access to 24/7 employee wellness facility
  • Attractive salary packaging benefits! (Living Expenses capped at $9,010 and includes repayments on mortgages, credit cards, personal loans and rental payments / Meal Entertainment & Accommodation capped at $2,650 and includes food and drink consumed in a social or entertainment settings and some accommodation expenditure)

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Mental Health Recruitment team via email at [email protected] noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

Applicants for this role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon health immunisation policy.

#Melbourne, Victoria

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

Barwon Health

Job Salary

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