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Job Number : 35624
Type and Location : Psychologist / Adelaide
Listed By : Wavemaker on 26 Nov 2021
AHP2 Clinical/Health/Psychologist (PCS)


  • Central Adelaide Local Health Network - Allied Health, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • Salary: AHP2 - $83,152 - $96,329 (p.a.)
  • Full Time, Temporary up to 20/1/23


Take the next step in your career in a highly rewarding role as a Psychologist in the Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN). An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic Psychologist to join the Psychology Consult Service (PCS). The position is based at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, with the possibility of work at other CALHN sites depending on demand. In this integral role, you will contribute to the provision of a range of inpatient psychology services, striving to achieve better health outcomes for patients. This will encompass psychological assessment, including psychometric and behavioural measures. You will provide appropriate evidence-based psychological intervention, such as behaviour management programs, psychoeducation and counselling services to patients. 

The Psychology Consult Service provides psychology input to a variety of multidisciplinary teams across the hospital, including general medical and surgical wards. The service is responsible for psychological assessment and brief therapy for inpatients during their admission, and facilitates engagement with community services or private psychologists on discharge, as required.

You must hold an appropriate degree (Master’s Degree in Clinical or Health Psychology) or equivalent qualification recognised by the Psychology Board of Australian (PsyBA), and have general registration with AHPRA.  Membership, or eligibility for membership, of the Australian Psychological Society, is also valued. Experience in multidisciplinary teamwork and strong communication skills are essential.

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. 

In addition to the annual salary package we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, employer superannuation contributions and leave loading.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant Immunisation screening. 

COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Emergency Management (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) Directions 2021 to work in SA Health/health care setting.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  Job ref: 778691 

Applications close: 11.55 pm Friday 10 December 2021

For further information and to apply visit and search for Job Ref: 778691 

Contact Details
Michelle Martin

Telephone: 0466 023 572

Email: [email protected]

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