School Counsellor/Psychologist CatholicCare Tasmania


School Counsellor/Psychologist – Southern Tasmania

Part Time Maximum Term Position

CatholicCare Tasmania is looking after the welfare and best interests of Tasmanians, regardless of religion or background. We offer hope and support through a range of services to assist people cope with life’s unique challenges. An opportunity exists for a registered or provisionally registered psychologist to join the CatholicCare Tasmania School Counselling Team.

The CatholicCare’s School Counselling Program works with the Tasmanian Catholic Education Office through the various Catholic Schools. Work is collaborative with families, the school community and external agencies to ensure interventions to issues impacting on a student’s educational progress and adjustment are proactively and responsively undertaken within the principles of a Promotion, Prevention and Early Intervention Framework.

Duties involve:

  • Individual counselling and group work activities aimed at promoting children’s social and emotional well-being, whilst also supporting parents/carers and other school staff.
  • The position is part time, maximum term position, with the option of full time to engage in additional duties of educational assessments throughout the South of Tasmania.

The successful applicant will have access to individual (board approved supervisors) and peer group supervision, professional development activities, a supportive team as well as career opportunities throughout the organisation. The successful applicant will report directly to the Senior Psychologist with support from the Team Leader within the School Counselling Program.

For a full list of duties and to access the position description including selection criteria, please visit [link removed]. Provisional psychologist position description can be provided upon request.

Closing date and enquiries:

Applications close 9 am Monday 1st August 2022.

For a confidential discussion about the role, please call Tammy on 0473 819 231.

CatholicCare Tasmania is committed to safeguarding the interests of children and young persons. We are committed to protecting children and young people from harm and require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.

CatholicCare Tasmania is an equal employment opportunity employer and promotes and supports a family friendly workplace. The successful applicant must be eligible to work in Australia and will need to evidence their registration to Work with Vulnerable People and Police Check as part of the recruitment process.

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