- Take this opportunity to make a difference
- Thrive in a challenging environment to develop innovative ideas
- Be part of a fast paced and changing work environment where great communication and high quality work are required
About the facility
Guided by our values Barwon Health is Victoria's largest regional health care service and is also the largest employer in the Geelong and surf coast region, employing over 6,500 staff.
The McKellar Centre is a recently upgraded facility located only minutes from the centre of Geelong. The centre is a 100 bed inpatient facility offering rehabilitation in Palliative care, Geriatric evaluation and management, Stroke, Trauma, orthopaedic and amputee service. The McKellar Centre offers a range of professional aged care services. It is situated on a vibrant community asset with parkland surrounds and incorporates state of the art equipment.
About the role
Are you looking for a new opportunity? Are you an enthusiastic, Grade 2 Psychologist looking to further develop your career? This is your opportunity! Barwon Heath’s McKellar Centre now has an opening not to be missed!
Your role will be within a busy and active team of Psychologists in the division of Community Health & Rehabilitation Services. In this role you will be responsible for psychological assessment and consumer-centred intervention within the inpatient and community rehabilitation centres. You will also be required to provide consultation to the rehabilitation team in relation to psychological issues associated with injury or medical conditions with the aim of maximizing the efficacy of the full range of rehabilitation interventions delivered.
About the Culture
You will work with an innovative multidisciplinary team who maintain extensive knowledge and experience. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation. Our dedicated and experienced team pride themselves on providing high quality patient centred care in an environment that has modern, well-equipped facilities.
Barwon Health staff benefits
- Flexible working arrangements
- Professional development
- Access to employee wellness facility
- Salary packaging
- Social club
- Centrally located at University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront
- Our Commitment to Child Safety
- Be our future Barwon Health Strategic Plan
- Aboriginal Employment Plan
At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.
Recruitment agencies should note that Barwon Health does not accept agency resumes. Barwon Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies.
Reference #, 149184
Location, McKellar Centre
Key Contact, Linda Borg (03) 4215 5423
Closing Date, 01/05/2017