Graduate Psychologist Position

(Part Time with potential to grow to full time)

 

Spark for Life psychology is a practice offering assessment, counselling, parent support and group programs to kids and families with an emphasis on supporting neurodiversity. We are striving to build a caring team of professionals who are passionate about helping kids and their families and providing quality healthcare.​

The person we are seeking will:

  • Be caring, warm, fun and enthusiastic

  • Be honest, mature, loyal, adaptable and flexible

  • Be confident in yourself and your ability to learn

  • Love working in a team and want to be part of a work family

  • Aim to be neurodiversity affirming

  • Willing to work from an attachment and strengths based perspective

Essential criteria:

  • Recognised qualification as a Psychologist with AHPRA registration

  • Experience working with children

  • Demonstrated high level communication and interpersonal skills, including negotiation and conflict resolution skills

  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills with an ability to work flexibly

  • Sound clinical reasoning for planning and implementing individual therapy sessions

  • Focus on staying current with latest research and guidelines

  • Desire to learn and attend training

  • Private indemnity insurance or willing to get

  • Working with Children Check, Police Check or willing to get

 

That little Extra:

  • Experience running group programs or have interest in co-facilitating groups

  • Experience working in a multidisciplinary team

  • Experience working with neurodiverse children is highly regarded

  • Training in Circles of Security, Theraplay, Play therapy or ACT

  • Have a passion for a particular area, tell us more, we’re all about passion

  • Interest in working after hours or weekends is desired but not essential

  • Want to develop skills in assessment – training and supervision can be provided on the job

What we offer:

  •  Above award wage commensurate with qualification and experience

  • Additional leave and flexible hours

  •  Regular individual and group supervision

  • Support to increase your therapeutic skills and expertise

  • Encouragement and support to develop own interest area’s in Psychological interventions and client groups

  • Opportunity to help develop and run group programs

  • The chance to be part of a work family

  • To work collaboratively to positively impact the lives of our clients

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