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Psychologist / Social Worker - Bunbury & Busselton

The Salvation Army


We are looking for compassionate people who share our mission and values, if you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role; we invite you to review our current vacancies.


The Salvation Army is one of Australia's largest and most-loved charities, helping thousands of Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most.

Help us empower people to land great jobs, and assist businesses by finding them the right talent.

At Employment Plus we drive high performance with a forward thinking, results driven culture, that you will be proud to be a part of. If you're looking for a rewarding career that truly makes a difference to people's lives then we want to hear from you.

Who are we?

Operating from 91 locations across Australia, Employment Plus is the largest NFP servicing the Federal Government's jobactive employment services program. Since 1998, our experienced employment teams have worked with over 200,000 businesses across Australia, placing well over half a million Australians into employment.

We are currently recruiting for a Psychologist/Provisional Psychologist/Social Worker for our South West WA. You will work across multiple sites supporting job seekers with mental health issues in Bunbury and Busselton.

About the role:

  • Develop a strong rapport with clients resulting in them setting and achieving employment goals
  • Provide therapeutic interventions to clients to address psychological barriers to obtaining employment, provide expert consultation to employment services staff and a range of services to employers
  • Effectively communicate with clients from a diverse range of backgrounds and cultures

About you:

  • Practical experience in the delivery of psychological services in a challenging and highly regulated environment
  • Previous experience working with people with various mental health conditions and complex psycho-social needs, including drug and alcohol dependency
  • Take ownership of actions, objectives and performance; driving tasks and projects through to completion
  • Proactively develop and maintain effective internal and external relationships to facilitate the achievement of work goals
  • High level of passion and energy that motivates others
  • An understanding of the role employment has in maintaining good mental and physical health
  • Have experience in providing EAP or other organisational psychology services to large and small enterprise
  • Must have current drivers licence, with the ability and flexibility to travel to Employment Plus sites
  • Hold appropriate qualifications, and registration with the Psychology Board of Australia

What we offer:

  • Up to 8 weeks leave per year through our purchase leave scheme
  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • As a registered not for profit organisation in addition to your remuneration, you will enjoy generous tax free salary packaging benefits

If you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to this challenging yet rewarding role, we invite you to submit your CV along with the covering letter telling us why you think you are the best person for the role via the link below. Successful applicants will be required to under take a police check, it is not mandatory to have a clear criminal history.

A WA WWCC is mandatory for this role.

Employment Plus is an equal employment opportunity employer, we encourage applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage and candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds. We provide an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of our people. Employment Plus is a child safe organisation that is committed to ensuring the wellbeing of children and young people and protecting them from harm.

We value Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Diversity, and Collaboration.

To learn more about our company, mission and values visit our website at employmentplus.com.au.

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