Mental Health Practitioner (Positions available in Brisbane and Melbourne) Soldier On

JOB DESCRIPTION

Soldier On’s mission is to enable veterans and their families to thrive. We currently have positions for psychologists to join our team in Melbourne and Brisbane, with scope for flexible office and work from home arrangements.

 
WHAT WE DO: 
Soldier On works closely with veterans and their families. The work we do helps veteran families develop meaningful connections within their own family, as well as with mates and the local community. Using a veteran- and trauma-informed approach, we offer a diverse range of psychology and wellbeing services, employment opportunities, learning and education programs and participation in community, social and sporting activities, all with the goal of improving the quality of life for veterans and their families.

YOUR NEW ROLE: 
We have two exciting opportunities (0.6FTE) for experienced Psychologists and/or other registered mental health practitioners to join our Psychology Services Team. Is this your new role? Based out of our Psychology Hubs in either Melbourne or Brisbane, you will provide trauma-informed support and interventions to veterans and their families. 
Your key responsibilities will be the mental health assessment and treatment of veterans and their children and families, using a client-centred, trauma informed framework. Services may be delivered either face to face or via telehealth.

ABOUT YOU: 
• You will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working as a registered psychologist or other registered mental health practitioner 
• Experienced in working with and supporting people who have experienced trauma 
• Keen interest in working with the veteran community 
• Ability to work autonomously 
• A compassionate and empathetic approach to assessment and treatment delivery 
• Are genuine, respectful and authentic with excellent interpersonal skills 
• Commitment to ongoing professional development

Desirable: 
• Knowledge of and experience delivering trauma-focused therapies for children, young people and families 
• Demonstrated knowledge of and experience delivering trauma-focused therapies for clients presenting with PTSD symptoms and complex trauma 
• Experience delivering group work

BENEFITS OF WORKING WITH US: 
At Soldier On Psychology Services you will have the opportunity to work within a strong team environment and provide long-term treatment for a unique population. If you work with us, we will provide internal and external supervision and extensive professional development opportunities. Soldier On is an environment that fosters personal and professional growth and a place where your contributions will always be valued. We offer flexibility to ensure work-life balance, plus additional benefits: 
• Additional Birthday and Christmas leave 
• Competitive salary, with PBI salary packaging up to $15,900 per annum 
• Flexible, family friendly working arrangements 
• Ability to develop and implement activities and programs specifically designed for local veteran communities 
• Opportunity to work with a national leading charity that provides vital support to veterans and their families 
 

Enquiries only to be forwarded to [email protected] using the subject line: Psychology Services Role – Melbourne / Brisbane enquiry. 
Applications close when position has been filled.
 

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Soldier On

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