Psychologist P2 - Community Mental Health
- Fixed Term, part time – 22.8 hours per fortnight, Monday to Friday.
- Location: Cleeland Street Dandenong
- A must have career move for your psychology career
- Part time position Gd2
- Make a difference in the lives of others while we make a difference in yours
- Let us invest in you
The Dandenong Community Mobile Support Team is a Monash Health public community service, catering for referred adults with a diagnosed psychiatric illness or disorder, within its catchment area, the Greater Dandenong area. Clients are referred through the Psychiatric Triage Service and are received from various sources including acute inpatient services, General Practitioners, Private Psychiatrists, families, carer’s and other community representatives or agencies. . This position is based at the Dandenong Community Services Building, within the Community, Access and Partnerships stream of the Mental Health Program.
About the role
Your next role is offering you a blend of important and rewarding responsibilities. Firstly, we look to you to carry out direct therapeutic work with clients. This is a psychology specific role which will enable you to support clients providing brief and longer psychological treatment. Your clients will require assessment and intervention for conditions such as anxiety, depression, trauma-related difficulties, and personality disorder. This job gives you the scope to work with them in an ongoing manner, consistently supporting their improvement towards achieving their goals and living a better life. The role is part of a multidisciplinary team and the psychologist is an integral part of this team providing primary and secondary consultation and education with regard to client presentations. In addition, this is a position offering the rewards of leading others.
Your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. You’ll be part of our professional development program, where we meet regularly as peers, and will be provided with regular supervision by a psychology discipline senior.
Monash Health will offer:
- Competitive salary
- Salary packaging
- Friendly and supportive culture
- Opportunity to experience various teams
- On-going supervision and professional development
Monash health provides a world of healthcare across south eastern Melbourne, uniquely integrating primary, secondary and tertiary health services as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities. We employee more than 15,000 staff who work across 40 care locations. In Monash Health your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org
Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.
Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.
As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.
Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.
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