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Job Number : 33880
Type and Location : Educational & Developmental / VIC - Other
Listed By : Catholic Education Office on 10 Jun 2021


Diocese of Ballarat Catholic Education Limited (DOBCEL) schools are located within a diverse and geographically extensive diocese extending across Western Victoria, from the Murray River to the Southern Ocean. DOBCEL provides governance to 56 schools and partners with them to promote Catholic identity, high quality learning and a culture of respectful and trusting relationships. 


Permanent, Full-time position

Location: Ballarat

Provision of a vehicle is attached to the role.

Catholic Education Ballarat is seeking to expand its team of Psychologists working in the central region of our Diocese. The Psychologist works as part of a multidisciplinary team working across a variety of educational settings, alongside other highly motivated colleagues from the Educational and Wellbeing Teams.  Focusing on students who are disengaged, or at risk of disengaging with their education, this role will work with schools to develop the capacity of staff to respond effectively to the learning and behavioural needs of students.  Major responsibilities will include:

  • Provision of psychometric assessments and interventions for students;  
  • Development of the capacity of staff in the educational setting to respond effectively to students whose learning and development is being compromised;
  • Working directly with teaching staff to provide support to individual/groups of students;
  • Supporting teaching staff to develop individual learning and behaviour/safety plans which enhance educational outcomes for students;
  • Provision of timely advice, information and direction on flexible learning pathways and equipment (resources) to support learning;
  • Effectively addressing teacher and parent concerns regarding barriers to learning.


Apply via our website

To apply, please visit the Catholic Education Ballarat website: to access a role description and application pack.

To discuss this opportunity further, please contact:

Michael Trainor, Human Resources Manager   

(03) 5337 7109 

Tony Perkins, Leader Wellbeing                    

(03) 5337 7105


Applications close: Monday 28 June 2021, 9am.

Catholic Education Ballarat is committed to the safety, wellbeing and protection of all children and young people in its care


Contact Details
Michael Trainor, Human Resources Manager

(03) 5337 7109

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