Psychologists Or Mental Health Social Worker / Part Time

Psychologists Or Mental Health Social Worker / Part Time

Description: 

Are you an experienced Psychologist or Mental Health Social Worker looking for an opportunity to work extra hours? This role will offer you the ability to increase your clientele basis in a flexible and supportive environment. The role is initially 4-6 hour per week, with the view to be able to progress to full time hours when the business grows. Have you got a passion for making a difference to people’s lives?

Our client is a unique boutique mental health practice specialising in a range of psychological interventions. The practice is built on the values of integrity, creativity, excellence, professionalism, fun and growth.

Benefits:
• Coaching and mentoring
• Flexible hours moving forward
• Beautiful creative environment
• Furnished and equipped consulting rooms
• Freedom to develop the role
• Be an integral part of building a business

Duties:
• Build strong relationships with local GP’s to promote the practice within the community to establish referrals for Psychological Support under the Better Access to Mental Health Care Initiative
• Contribute, maintain and create relationships with clients through face to face counselling
• Research and preparation for client consultations
• Encourage clients to engage during their sessions
• Commitment to practicing with integrity and professionalism
• Help establish an online platform to enhance and promote the practice
• Scope to expand into residential aged care facility programmes

Essential Criteria:
• Psychologists - full and unrestricted registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA)
• Social Workers -membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) and be accredited as a Mental Health Social Worker
• Registered or willingness to obtain a Medicare provider number thus providing psychology services under Medicare items 80010 or 80110
• Excellent verbal, written and computer skills required

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact Jessica for a confidential discussion regarding your career in social care: jessica@vivir.com.au or 02 8267 4626.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive only applicants who are shortlisted will receive a response.

Experience Requirements: 
Not requirements
Date posted:
2019-10-29
Job Id: 
505450