Position Details
Reference Number 390615
Position Title Clinical Neuropsychologist - Aged Care - P/T 24hpw
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity South Western Sydney Local Health District
Geographical Location Bankstown
Advertised Award/Classification Health and Community Employees Psychologists (State) Award-Clinical Psychologist
Salary $45.54 - $55.85
Hours per Week 24
Number of FTE 0.63
Purpose of Position

To assist in the diagnosis and ongoing care and case management of clients of the

Aged Care Service

 

Please note: To be eligible for permanent appointment to a position in NSW Health, you must have an Australian citizenship or permanent Australian residency.

Selection Criteria Current registration as a psychologist with endorsement in Clinical Neuropsychology (or currently a psychology registrar working towards endorsement) with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and a Masters/Doctorate degree in Clinical Neuropsychology.

Demonstrated experience with neuropsychological assessment of older adults who present with a wide range of cognitive and psychiatric disorders and experience preparing reports for NCAT Guardianship hearings.

Demonstrated ability to provide neuropsychological assessments in a flexible manner based on patient and environmental factors (e.g., working with patients from CALD backgrounds, conducting home assessments when required).

Demonstrated ability to work independently and triage neuropsychology referrals from multiple referral sources and experience working within and providing feedback to multidisciplinary teams.

Demonstrated high levels of self-motivation, organisational and time management skills.

Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills and computer literacy.

Current unrestricted Australian drivers licence (P2 Licence Acceptable) subject to obtaining a NSW drivers licence within 3 months of appointment.
Contact Person Gillian Brown
Contact Number 97227212
Closing Date 27/07/2017
Supporting Documents
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