Purpose of Position
To improve the health, well-being and quality of life for people with a severe mental
illness who reside in the Hawkesbury community.
To provide a range of targeted interventions and supports, including clinical mental
health treatment, disability support and referrals to essential community services and
These interventions need to be provided in a comprehensive, integrated and
co-ordinated approach across various service systems.
To'provide psychological input to multidisciplinary assessments, interventions and
discharge plans within a biopsychosocial model'
Recognised 4 year tertiary qualification in Psychology and registration with AHPRA
Demonstrated experience in the provision of psychological assessments and interventions with people presenting with mental health issues.
Demonstrated ability to collaborate meaningfully with consumers and carers with a commitment and understanding of recovery principles in mental health service provision.
Demonstrated excellent communication skills including verbal, written and good interpersonal skills.
Current NSW drivers licence and willingness to use it for work purposes
Computer competence and literacy.