The NSW Department
of Education currently has a range of temporary employment opportunities with
the possibility of extension and/or ongoing employment to work as a school
psychologist in NSW public schools. School Psychologists apply their
psychological expertise to support students to achieve cognitive, emotional,
social, physical and spiritual wellbeing.
provide counselling and psychological assessment of students. They complement
and enhance the work of teachers to strengthen student learning and wellbeing
outcomes. School Psychologists provide psychological counselling services to allocated
schools from Preschool to Year 12 across a range of metropolitan, rural and
will not be required to teach or undertake teaching duties as defined by the
Teacher Accreditation Act 2004 as amended.
- Registered or provisionally
- Knowledge of and commitment
to the Department's Aboriginal Education and Training policies
- Valid and current Working
with Children Check clearance.
- Ability and willingness to
travel between work sites. This will require a current and valid driver's
licence with permission to drive by one-self.
Successful applicants will be provided with a
Departmental induction program, ongoing professional learning and
professional supervision. Further details regarding conditions of employment
are contained in the online advertisement.
available for successful applicants who require additional training in the
delivery of psychological services in school settings.
Please apply online
at www.iworkfor.nsw.gov.au. Job reference: 00006ZUM. Applications close at
11:59 pm, Wednesday 29 May 2019.
For more information, please contact Vicki Melitas on telephone 9244 5424 or via email to vicki.melitas.nsw.edu.au