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ARE you keen to work in a multi-disciplinary team of passionate Practitioners including Psych, Speech, OT, Art Therapy?

ARE you dedicated to improving the lives of children with developmental difficulties?

If you answered YES to the above then read on….

Futures In Mind is looking for Child Psychologists to join our team in South East Melbourne for an immediate start.

PSYCHOLOGIST – POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Futures In Mind is a dynamic and multi-disciplinary paediatric allied health private practice.  It is our vision to provide best practice and evidence-based customer and allied health services to the communities of South East Victoria and beyond, whilst developing and nurturing our active links within the mental health, allied health and primary health communities.

We are seeking to fill TWO Psychologist positions:

Both positions are available as either contract or part-time employee arrangement dependent on applicant’s preference. Generous remuneration based on experience. Full calendar from Day one due to long waitlists.

PSYCHOLOGIST 1 – Assessment

Essential Criteria:

  • Ability to conduct assessment of cognitive ability, learning disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorder and Behaviour Disorders
  • Understanding and experience conducting Cross-Battery assessments using WJ or WIAT
  • Excellent understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder and ADHD
  • Ability to relate to a wide variety of families and professionals
  • Minimum 2 years experience providing assessment services
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • FULL AHPRA registration required

Preferred:

  • Available for Immediate start
  • Current Medicare Provider Number
  • Experience using Q-Interactive assessments on iPads

Contract or Ongoing Part-Time position available. Work days are (in Berwick clinic) Wednesday, Thursday, Friday with flexibility to write reports from home (extra 1-2 days). Saturdays available but not compulsory.

PSYCHOLOGIST 2 – Counselling / Behaviour Support

Essential Criteria:

  • Excellent understanding of Autism and Childhood Developmental Disorders
  • Strong knowledge of evidence based Early Intervention programs
  • Ability to work with families to empower them to manage their child’s daily challenges
  • Ability to tailor evidence based therapies to the child and adolescent population
  • Willingness to work as part of team of multi-disciplinary practitioners and work collaboratively with shared clients
  • Willingness to liaise with schools, Doctors, Paediatricians and external providers to achieve best outcomes for the child and family
  • Full registration with AHPRA

Preferred:

  • Available for Immediate start
  • Current Medicare Provider Number
  • Flexible approach to working hours (based at Narre Warren Clinic)