Clinical Psychologist

Tasmanian Government

Hobart, TAS

Posted 12/9/2019

Tasmanian Health Service Tasmanian Hlth Service - Southern Region THS - South - MH & Statewide Services Applications must be submitted by Sunday 22 December, 2019 11:55 PM Position details Applications close: Sunday 22 December, 2019 11:55 PM AEST Award/Classification: Allied Health Professional Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2018, Allied Health Professional Level 3 Employment Type: Part Time Region: South Location: Clive Hamilton Building The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a Clinical Psychologist (501026) vacancy Salary $90,269 to $100,483 pro-rata, per annum Classification Allied Health Professional Level 3 Award Allied Health Professional (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2016 Period of Employment Fixed term, part time, shift work, day work, working 45.6 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible for 12 months Location Alcohol and Drug Service, South Duties

  • Deliver a high quality alcohol and other drug treatment service in accordance with relevant Government Legislation and Regulations, Primary Health Care Principles, Alcohol and Drug Service (ADS) policies, procedures and protocols and relevant professional competencies.
  • Provide specialist clinical psychological assessment, treatment and case management services to clients (including their families/carers) of the Alcohol and Drug Service, utilising evidencebased best practice principles within a collaborative and multi-disciplinary framework.
  • Provide a specialist psychological assessment and treatment service for people and their families/carers with multiple and complex needs, including co-morbid alcohol and other drug and mental health issues, in accordance with discipline specific skills and abilities.
  • Act as a consultant to other agencies with regard to the support and management of clients with alcohol and other drug needs and promotes community awareness in relation to alcohol and other drugs.
Essential Requirements
  • Registered with the Psychology Board of Australia and endorsed to practice in the approved area of practice of clinical psychology.
  • Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration.
The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre-employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted: 1. Conviction checks in the following areas: a) Crimes of Violence b) Sex Related Offences c) Serious Drug Offences d) Crimes involving dishonesty 2. Identification check 3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check Desirable Requirements
  • Current Driver's Licence.
  • Post graduate qualifications in AOD or progress towards
Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

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