Beaufort and Skipton Health Service are committed to enabling all people in our community to be connected, healthy and live will. We are introducing a psychologist service to improve access for mental health support within our communities.
The Psychologist will be required to work within the Community Health team to provide clinical advice and support to managers and other staff and work on an individual basis to provide high level clinical consultations and therapeutic support to individuals and families to address mental health and wellbeing needs.
The Community Health team provides multidisciplinary case management and support to people residing in Beaufort, Skipton and the surrounding area. Working under the direction of the Allied Health and Medical Clinic Manager or delegate, the Psychologist will be required to:
• Provide psychological services and therapeutic support to individuals and groups, including to young people, adults, families and aged residents;
• Conduct Psychological Assessments for clients of BSHS;
• Provide clinical advice to BSHS staff and managers about ethical and effective ways to address the mental health and wellbeing needs of clients; and
• Contribute to the design, development and evaluation of the BSHS’s mental health and psychological programs and services.
To submit your application or for information regarding this position please contact:
Mary Cushing – Director Clinical Services on 5349 1601 or email [email protected]
Applications Close: Midnight Sunday 6th September 2020.