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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 17880
Position Title Clinical Psychologist Year 1-2
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Entity Royal Rehabilitation Centre Sydney
Geographical Location Ryde
Award Classification NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award - Counsellor Lvl 2
Salary $60,000.00 - $65,000.00
Hours per Week 24
Number of FTE 0.60
Purpose of Position

  • Locum Part Time (Maternity Leave Cover), 24 hours per week
  • Salary Packaging Available
  • Central Ryde Location

Royal Rehab aims to be Australia’s leading rehabilitation & disability support provider. We provide a best-in-class approach through our commitment to clinical, research & teaching excellence, innovative patient programs and person-centered disability services.

We seek a highly motivated Clinical Psychologist to join our team delivering integrated multi-occupational rehabilitation programs to individuals following traumatic brain injury. The aim of the service is to assist clients to successfully reintegrate into the community. Therefore, this position involves working in partnership with the clients, their families, the treating team, and relevant community services to promote psychosocial recovery.


We seek a self-motivated and friendly individual with:

  • Full registration with AHPRA and preferred endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist (or engaged in a Registrar program with established supervisor)
  • Demonstrated expertise in conducting psychological assessment and treatment for clients with complex disability
  • Experience in working with people with a brain injury or other complex disabilities.  
  • Knowledge of recognised diagnostic criteria and experience in the application.
  • Knowledge of positive behavior management principals and their application supporting a multidisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrated experience in the provision of psychological therapy and the ability to adapt standardised approaches to meet the needs of clients with complex disabilities.
  • Demonstrated experience in preparing psychological reports for a professional audience, and interpreting reports for a lay audience.
  • Demonstrated competence in interpersonal communication, negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
  • Knowledge of services and resources to support people with a brain injury & their families.
  • Previous experience working in a multi-disciplinary team.


The successful applicant(s) will be joining an enthusiastic multidisciplinary team and will be expected to contribute to the ongoing provision of evidence-based practice. The position is temporary part time, working in a state of the art inpatient Brain Injury Unit facility with the inpatient rehab team.



Applications must be submitted via our online recruitment website. To apply, please visit http://royalrehab.recruitmenthub.com.au/Vacancies/4247234/title/Clinical-Psychologist-Year-1-2 and complete the online application process. Applications must address the full Essential and Desirable selection criteria, as outlined in the position description

Position Description:

Contains a full listing of the Essential & Desirable selection criteria and can be accessed via www.royalrehab.currentjobs.com.au

Further Enquiries:

Bryan San Martin, Clinical Operations Manager, Brain Injury Unit (02) 9809 9009;

Email: bryan.sanmartin@royalrehab.com.au

Thea Hamieh, Professional Leader, Psychology, (02) 9809 9069

Email: Thea.Hamieh@Royalrehab.com.au

Closing Date: Sunday, 22 July 2018

Selection Criteria Please see the attached position description

please see the attached position description
Contact Person Bryan San Martin
Contact Number 9809 9009
Contact Email bryan.sanmartin@royalrehab.com.au
Alternate Contact Person Thea Hamieh
Alternate Contact Number 9809 9069
Alternate Contact Email Thea.Hamieh@Royalrehab.com.au
Closing Date 22/07/2018
Additional Information (URL)

Supporting Documents
Position Description 02. 2018-42 Position Description Clinical Psychologist.pdf
Application Guide