About the role - Psychologist: Psychologists at Cairns Trauma and Clinical Psychology provide assessment and treatment to people across the age range, from children to teens and adults. Clinical endorsement and training for trauma and eating disorders is desirable, but not a pre-requisite. If you have another particular interest or clinical expertise, we are interested and will try to help you nurture and develop this where possible.
The suitable candidate will be: - Enthusiastic about facilitating positive change in the lives of their clients. - Have substantial experience in providing individual therapy for clients. - Be a team player, someone who is great at building working relationships with clients, with colleagues and with other health-care providers. - Be available to work at least 2-3 days per week. - Access to their own laptop is desirable - Be fully registered as a psychologist with AHPRA, with a Medicare provider number. - Preferred but not essential: An AHPRA endorsed clinical psychologist, or working towards obtaining endorsement.
What we offer: At Cairns Trauma and Clinical Psychology: - Our clients come with a range of presenting issues and backgrounds, so we are lucky to be able to offer varied and rewarding clinical caseloads. - We have developed a sound referral base with Cairns' general practitioners and psychiatrists. - We are dedicated to creating an ethical, client-centred practice where psychologists feel supported and valued. - Our psychologists are independent contractors, with all the flexibility and independence that brings. We offer competitive remuneration, with the ability of % increase based on practice performance. - We charge consultation fees comparable to that charged in major metropolitan areas. - We provide a well stocked resource and toy library, administrative support, and beautifully appointed, modern, and professional consulting rooms. - We provide access to excellent practice management system that provides easy appointment booking, SMS appointment confirmations, and progress note, letter and report templates. It also includes remote access, allowing you to write up case notes, letters and view your calendar at any time.
If Cairns Trauma and Clinical Psychology is for you, please submit your cover letter (telling us why you’re the right person for us) and your CV today.