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Psychologist - AODS and Specialist Teams

Mackay - AODS and Specialist Teams - Mackay Community Health Centre

The AODS and Specialist Team at the Mackay Community Health Centre is looking for a Psychologist to join their team on a Permanent Full Time and/or Permanent Part Time basis.

The Alcohol and Other Drugs service aims to build safe and healthy communities by taking action to minimise the health, social and economic harms caused by alcohol and other drugs.

Job details

Position status Permanent
Position type Flexible-full-time,Flexible-part-time
Occupational group Health - Mental Health Clinicians
Classification HP3
Workplace Location Mackay region
Job ad reference QLD/310425
Closing date 22-May-2019
Job duration Permanent Full Time (76 hours p.f.) and/or Permanent Part Time (hours negotiable)
Contact person Rhonda Robinson - Team Leader
Contact details 07 4968 3893

Your organisation – Mackay Hospital and Health Service:

Mackay Hospital and Health Service has eight hospitals, two multi-purpose health services and two additional community health services that employ more than 2,700 staff. The Mackay district covers an area of approximately 90,000km2 and provides services to approximately 182,000 people in Bowen, Cannonvale, Clermont, Collinsville, Dysart, Glenden, Mackay, Middlemount, Moranbah, Proserpine and Sarina.

Click here to find out more information about the Mackay HHS

Your role:

The primary role of this position is to deliver standardised clinical assessment, treatment and education in line with evidence-based practice for clients who access the Alcohol and Other Drug Service (AODS). The position works within a multi-disciplinary AOD service to provide psychology specific services and consultation as required within the team and the service.

Your team:

The Mackay AODS provides a specialist and comprehensive service across the continuum of alcohol and other drug assessment, intervention and community maintenance/aftercare. The service is supportive of the client and their family/carer through child and family sensitive practice.

Why work for Mackay HHS?

Mackay HHS provides a working environment which embraces professional development, builds capabilities, provides roles with variety and flexibility, supports staff to maximise their health and wellbeing and encourages work/life balance. Some additional benefits include:

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Up to 12.75% employer superannuation contribution
  • 17.5% annual leave loading
  • Salary packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellbeing initiatives and programs

Conditions of employment:

In addition to any mandatory requirements specified on the Role Description, such as Professional Registration and Qualifications, and prior to being made an offer of employment, incumbents are required to demonstrate their immunity to all or some of the following Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD): Hepatitis B, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (chicken pox), Pertussis (whooping cough).

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To apply for this exciting opportunity:

  • Before applying ensure that you download and read the Role Description and Information Package for Applicants.
  • Provide a short response (maximum 2 pages) outlining how your experience, abilities and knowledge will enable you to achieve the key responsibilities of the role. This is an opportunity to tell us about yourself, your professional career and why you are the right person for this job.
  • Attach your current resume/CV, including contact details of two referees, preferably your current/past supervisor, who can confirm/support your capabilities, work performance and conduct within the previous two years.
  • Applicants applying through a website other than Smartjobs (such as Seek, LinkedIn, Jora, Indeed): Click on ‘Apply Now' and you will be re-directed to the Smartjobs website where you can view the documents mentioned above.

Further information

Applicants are to apply online and supply the requested documentation by attaching to their online application. Applications remain current for 12 months (permanent roles) or for the duration of the vacancy (temporary roles).


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