Location: Sydney
Area: Parramatta & Western Suburbs
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $85,000 - $110,000 per annum

Our client, a leading Autism support service in Southwest Sydney, is seeking a passionate psychologist to join their innovative team. They empower individuals with autism and their families through person-centred care, positively influencing social and emotional development. The ideal candidate will be experienced, enthusiastic, and committed to high-quality care. If you are a dedicated psychologist with a strong knowledge of evidence-based practices, and want to work with a supportive and dynamic team, then apply today. Our client offers opportunities for professional development and career advancement in a practical and innovative work environment. Join now to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals with autism.
Key responsibilities:
  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team providing evidence informed therapy for children and young adults on the autism spectrum and/or other developmental disabilities within the NDIS environment.
  • Manage a caseload working with ASD level 2 & 3 clients.
  • Provide services outside the clinic to individualised school, home, and community-based programs.
  • Conduct a variety of assessments such as Diagnostic assessments of intellectual disability and autism spectrum disorder, Adaptive Functioning assessments, Intelligence and achievement assessments, Mental Health Assessment
  • Provide support through individualised therapy and group therapies.
  • 7 weeks paid leave
  • $85k-$110k + super + packaging
  • Flexible work conditions, including work from home
  • Diversity in service delivery model e.g. school, clinic, individual, group, tele-health, etc.
  • Access to a multidisciplinary team and support from other allied health professionals
  • Access to professional development and networking opportunities including in-house training.
  • Free onsite parking
  • PD allowance up to $500
Essential Criteria
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Psychology and 2+ years’ experience working in your field.
  • Membership with Australian Psychological Society & current AHPRA registration.
  • Demonstrated experience with autistic children/young people & complex mental health presentations.
  • Innovative, flexible approach to psychology intervention, implementing evidence-based practice.
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation & policy/procedures in relation to disability and child protection.
  • Able to work in diverse role across multiple settings (e.g., Clinic, Community and School based).
  • Current Working with Children Check, NDIS Worker Screening Check, First Aid & NDIS Orientation Certificates.
  • Australian Driver’s License, access to a fully insured vehicle and willingness to travel as required.
  • Committed to ongoing professional development and learning.
  • Experience working with CALD communities, parents and within not-for-profit sector is desirable.

Additional Information 
  • A number of probity checks are required including holding a current working with children and undertaking a National police checks.
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To apply hit APPLY NOW as we will be shortlisting for this position soon.

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Date Posted: 24/05/2023 09:30 AM

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