Clinical Psychologist

Melbourne Metro, VIC

Permanent Full Time

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Psychologist

Position Summary

Grade 2 Psychologist; 

Monash Health's Mental Health Program - Stronger Together.

About the Program

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably skilled Grade 2 Psychologist to be the Specialist in Behaviour Support (Disability) clinician for this new service within Monash Health's Mental Health Program - Stronger Together. This new service and this position will provide specialist assessment, clinical treatment, behaviour support and case management to people over the age of 16 years with a severe mental illness and co-existing intellectual disability. 

About the role

The Specialist in Behaviour Support Clinician will work within the multi-disciplinary Stronger Together team. This position will be responsible for providing evidence based best practice, psychological assessments and interventions for consumers with dual disability or suspected of having dual disability as well as offer training and development to improve the practice of clinical mental health staff, Mental Health Community Support Services (MHCSS), disability service staff and other relevant local workforce in the South East Metropolitan Region in the area of dual disability. This is a full time position, with some flexibility to reduce to four days a week.