Psychologist G4 Austin Health

JOB DESCRIPTION

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced Clinical Psychologist (P4 Permanent Full-Time) to join the Consultation Liaison Psychiatry team.

The Grade 4 Clinical Psychologist provides a key clinical role within Consultant Liaison Psychiatry. Responsibilities include clinical assessment and evidence-based interventions for patients across Austin Health medical wards. This position also contributes to service delivery through: (1) providing assessment and management of mental health conditions for referred medical and surgical patients, (2) providing advice upon request for the mental health needs of general hospital patients, (3) providing psychological assessment and short-term evidence-based psychological therapies to the Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Outpatient Clinic for patients who are able to be treated in a community setting, (4) secondary consultations requiring liaison with medical consultants and other hospital staff, (5) staff supervision, and (6) student supervision for the postgraduate student cohort who are on placement.  A detailed list of key responsibilities is listed on the Position Description.

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.
All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working with Children Check.

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

Austin Health

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