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Perinatal and Parenting Psychologist

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Job Listing Date
4 Oct 2019
Location
Brisbane, Northern Suburbs
Salary
$70,000 to $79,999 plus superannuation
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Psychology, Counselling & Social Work

Perinatal and Parenting Psychologist

This role: The purpose of this position is to develop, implement and support specialist early intervention, parenting and related services for families.

The position will be responsible for:

  • Work with pregnant women, parents and caregivers to enhance their capacity to develop healthy and secure relationships with their child/ren
  • Work individually and in groups to enhance parenting capacity
  • Identify and support women and families impacted by trauma
  • Case manage complex families through integration and linkages into other appropriate supports and services
  • Apply professional knowledge and skills in clinical decision-making commensurate with level of clinical expertise
  • Advocate on behalf of clients
  • Participate in the provision and review of best clinical practices, including case conferencing with all relevant parties, contribute to client assessment, treatment planning and therapeutic intervention, team meetings, clinical review meetings and use of outcome measures with clients
  • Development of appropriate support networks
  • Work flexibly in response to client and family needs
  • Conduct home visits or community visits, where appropriate

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Current C Class Drivers Licence (QLD)
  • AHPRA Registration
  • Qualification as a Registered Psychologists or Social Worker with Mental Health accreditation
  • Vaccinations:
    • Hepatitis A & B
    • Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis
    • Measles, mumps and rubella
    • Varicella (Chicken Pox)

As an employer, IUIH values the contributions of all staff and is committed to providing an inclusive workplace where all staff feel safe, accepted, included and welcomed. In return, you will be rewarded with the opportunity to develop your career within this organisation that truly values its people.

Applications (Resume and brief Covering Letter) must be submitted via Seek

APPLICATIONS CLOSE – 3:00pm Friday 25 September 2019



This role: The purpose of this position is to develop, implement and support specialist early intervention, parenting and related services for families.

The position will be responsible for:

  • Work with pregnant women, parents and caregivers to enhance their capacity to develop healthy and secure relationships with their child/ren
  • Work individually and in groups to enhance parenting capacity
  • Identify and support women and families impacted by trauma
  • Case manage complex families through integration and linkages into other appropriate supports and services
  • Apply professional knowledge and skills in clinical decision-making commensurate with level of clinical expertise
  • Advocate on behalf of clients
  • Participate in the provision and review of best clinical practices, including case conferencing with all relevant parties, contribute to client assessment, treatment planning and therapeutic intervention, team meetings, clinical review meetings and use of outcome measures with clients
  • Development of appropriate support networks
  • Work flexibly in response to client and family needs
  • Conduct home visits or community visits, where appropriate

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Current C Class Drivers Licence (QLD)
  • AHPRA Registration
  • Qualification as a Registered Psychologists or Social Worker with Mental Health accreditation
  • Vaccinations:
    • Hepatitis A & B
    • Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis
    • Measles, mumps and rubella
    • Varicella (Chicken Pox)

As an employer, IUIH values the contributions of all staff and is committed to providing an inclusive workplace where all staff feel safe, accepted, included and welcomed. In return, you will be rewarded with the opportunity to develop your career within this organisation that truly values its people.

Applications (Resume and brief Covering Letter) must be submitted via Seek

APPLICATIONS CLOSE – 3:00pm Friday 25 September 2019



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