Senior Clinical Neuropsychologist
Senior Clinical Neuropsychologist- Grade 3 • Work flexibly in a Friendly & supportive team • Salary range $100 000 - $114 000 with salary packaging options available • 16 hours per week Eastern Health Eastern health is the largest public health provider in the eastern suburbs, providing a comprehensive range of high quality acute, subacute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs. About the role • Manage complex presentations within Acute/Subacute Inpatients at Eastern Health. • Provide a responsive, evidence-based service to patients on the acute and subacute wards, primarily within inpatient rehabilitation and geriatric, evaluation and management programs.
• Oversee neuropsychology service provision to the rehabilitation streams including quality control of service delivery and management and oversight of complex cases. • Ability to provide clinical supervision (including student supervision). • Travel across sites is required – the rehabilitation wards are based at Angliss Hospital and Peter James Centre so preference will be to be based at one of both of these sites.
Geriatric wards are across all sites. Individual preference to work at other sites Box Hill Hospital, Maroondah Hospital and Wantirna Health will be considered. About you • Specialised knowledge in a wide range of neuropsychological disorders, and expertise and skill in assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of adult and older adults.
• Experience working in hospital environments and skilled in the assessment of decision-making capacity (essential). • Expertise in clinical work such as specialised neuropsychological assessment and neuropsychology interventions. • Skilled in contributing to multidisciplinary teams and provision of education to clients and carers.
As part of the broader Psychology Department at Eastern Health you will have access to: • Regular clinical supervision (group and individual) • Diverse opportunities for professional development • Opportunities for cross-site support and mentoring • Being part of a friendly and supportive team of psychologists Please refer to the attached position description for further details of position. Next Steps This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to developing the rehabilitation service at EH within a supportive and dynamic team. If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today For full details refer to the attached Position Description.
Enquires should be directed to Dr Christine Canty, Neuropsychology Clinical Lead on 0466 412 589 or Dr Alison Wilby, Director Psychology on 0409 237 109. All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check. You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.