Psycho-Oncology (Clinical Psychologist)

  • Company:
    Sydney Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
    Mental Health

Employment Type : Temporary Part Time up to December 2020
Position Classification : Clinical Psychologist
Remuneration : $49.04 – $60.15 per hour
Hours Per Week : 16
Requisition ID : REQ186553
Sydney Local Health District (SLHD) is seeking a Clinical Psychologist to join our team at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Do you have Clinical Doctorate/Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology and current registration as a Psychologist with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), with endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist or currently undertaking a Board approved registrar program for the purpose of gaining such endorsement? Do you have knowledge of a wide range of psychological assessment procedures and specific training and experience in cognitive behavioural and other therapies on an individual and group basis, as well as experience in providing appropriate and evidence based psychological treatments for patients with cancer and ability to provide patient management advice? This position will provide psychological diagnosis, assessment and treatment for patients with cancer and their family and significant others presenting with a wide range of psychological issues. These may include depression, anxiety, specific phobias, adjustment disorders, cognitive and behavioural problems, and grief and loss. This position will participate in research and education and may be expected to supervise post-graduate Psychology Interns. Clients will be seen individually and may be seen in groups. What you will get in return…

  • Become part of a high performing and supportive team
  • This is a Category A position. To be employed by NSW Health you are required to provide evidence of vaccination to comply with the NSW Health Occupational Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases Policy SLHD is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability are encouraged to apply for all internal and externally advertised positions. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application. Stepping Up aims to assist Aboriginal job applicants by providing information about applying for roles within NSW Health.