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Psychologist / Clinician


Employer: Australian Childhood Trauma Group
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Mental Health & Counselling, Social Work, Family Services, Youth
Sector/s: Business/Private Sector
Location: Canberra & ACT

Job posted on: 12 April, 2019.
Applications close: 28 April, 2019.

  • Psychologist/Clinician
  • Canberra, CBD
  • Full-time, permanent position

The Organisation

Australian Childhood Trauma group specialises in childhood trauma and attachment. We provide therapeutic support services to government and non-government agencies, schools and individuals. Due to increased activity we are looking for a psychologist to join our team.

Vision:

Our vision is a world where the risk of complex trauma is minimised and survivors have access to effective services without prejudice.

Our values:

  1. Clients at the heart of decisions
  2. Learning and innovation
  3. Quality
  4. Support and shared responsibility
  5. Leadership
  6. Trust

Reporting:

Reports directly to the Clinical Services Lead. No positions report directly to this role.

Purpose of the position

This position will perform the role of a psychologist within the clinical services team. The role will contribute to the clinical services of assessment, therapeutic support, case consultation and training in a skilled manner and provide leadership and supervision within the team.

The applicant

The successful applicant will be a psychologist with passion and experience in working with children, young people and families adversely affected by childhood trauma. They will have strong psychometric and biopsychosocial assessment skills and experience in delivering trauma informed therapy.

Working with the ACT Group

You will receive with a remuneration package which aims to support staff. This includes a competitive salary, additional leave benefits (up to 3 weeks a year), a professional development budget, and internal supervision opportunities.

You will work for a leader in the childhood trauma field in Australia that values innovation, quality services, and finding better ways to help.

Full job description attached.

How to apply for this job

Please send a copy of your current CV, along with a cover letter outlining why you think you would be right for this role and your past experience.

Send your completed application to info@theactgroup.com.au, using the subject line: Psychologist / Clinician - Canberra application via EthicalJobs.

Applications close 5pm, Sunday April 28th, 2019.

If you have any questions in regards to the position, please call our office on (03) 9415 6066.

Supporting materials  Canberra Clinician PD April 2019.pdf