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Reference Number 22321
Position Title Paediatric Psychologist
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location KOOYONG VIC
Hours Per Week 22.80
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  • Part-Time (22.8 hours per week) Permanent Position
  • Kooyong location
  • $88,999 to $92,990 (Pro Rata) + Super + Salary Packaging

Do you want to make a difference and become a part of a team that supports a future where people who are blind or have low vision can live an independent life they choose?

If so, then this might be the perfect role for you!

About us

Vision Australia is a leading national provider of blindness and low vision services in Australia. We work in partnership with Australians who are blind or who have low vision to achieve the possibilities they choose in life.

About who we support

Vision Australia provides services to more than 25,500 people clients from 35 Vision Australia centres in Victoria, New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia; and through outreach programs in the Northern Territory and Tasmania.

About the role

  • Using evidence-based models, provide individual counselling services or targeted group programs to Vision Australia clients - children, young people and their families when emotional, social, behavioural, learning, vocational, parenting, and/or family issues relating to living with a vision impairment and/or loss of vision arise;
  • Using appropriate functional and standardised tools to assess developmental learning and behavioural difficulties of children and young people;
  • Identify, develop and review information and resources;
  • Promote and represent Vision Australia regarding counselling, developmental and educational issues in relevant forums.

About you

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Tertiary qualification in Psychology as recognised by the Psychology Board of Australia, AHPRA and the Australian Psychological Society (APS) respectively, along with current registration with AHPRA and the Psychology Board of Australia;
  • Previous experience in paediatric counselling is essential;
  • Knowledge and experience working in transdisciplinary teams;
  • Experience and a strong passion for working with children, young people and families.

Benefits of working at Vision Australia

  • Generous salary packaging options
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities

To apply

If this sounds like a great fit for you then please complete our online application process.

Applications should consist of a full resume and a cover letter. Please note pdf documents are not accepted for accessibility reasons.

For more information about working at Vision Australia go to www.visionaustralia.org/careers 

We highly encourage applications from candidates who are blind or have low vision.

Contact Person Harzita Hashim
Contact Number 0428051394
Closing Date 21/10/2020
Position Description
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