- Central Adelaide Local Health Network - The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
- Total Indicative Remuneration AHP-2 $92,017/$106,446 AHP-3 $108,448/$116,253
- Permanent part-time working 18.75 hours per week
The Pain Management Unit (PMU) is a multi-disciplinary team consisting of Anaesthetists, Rehabilitation Physicians, Psychiatrists, Psychologists (including Clinical and Health Psychologists), Physiotherapists, Registered Nurses and administrative staff. The PMU currently employs several Psychologists who conduct assessments, design and implement intervention programs for individuals with pain and/or their families and caregivers. Psychological services are provided to both inpatients and outpatients, and may be provided as individual or group therapy.
Responsibilities of the role include service planning, provision and evaluation, supervision, as well as research and quality activities. Provides consultancy services to a range of other internal and external professional bodies and participates in training for post-graduate students (psychology, medical and physiotherapy). The position will also be responsible for working with senior PMU staff to implement and review the service delivery changes. May also be called upon to support or advise other CALHN Psychologists, as required.
Must hold an appropriate degree (Master’s Degree in Clinical or Health Psychology) or equivalent qualification recognised by the PsyBA. Must hold general registration with the PsyBA, and be endorsed in Clinical and/or Health Psychology area of practice. Must hold board-approved supervisor status with the PsyBA at all levels of supervision. Membership, or eligibility for membership, of the Australian Psychological Society, including the Colleges of Clinical Psychologists or Health Psychologists.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant Immunisation screening.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.
Applications close: Friday 30 October 2020
For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 736822