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Psychology Placement Supervisor

Part Time
Vacancy type: Internal Vacancy
Categories: Medical Practioners and Specialists, Allied Health

This position is open to internal candidates only*
Salary Package: From the pro-rata equivalent of $122,653 to $129,541 (HEW Level 9), plus 17% employer’s superannuation contribution and annual leave loading
Appointment Type: 2 x Part time, Continuing positions (Part time fraction is based on the relevant area of practice): 1 x 0.3 FTE in Clinical Psychology and 1 x 0.4 FTE in Clinical Neuropsychology
Macquarie University (North Ryde) location
The Role
An exciting ongoing opportunity exists for two experienced Psychology Placement Supervisors, one with an area of practice endorsement in Clinical Psychology and one with endorsement in Clinical Neuropsychology to provide supervision, to students whilst on placement in the Macquarie University Psychology Clinic..
About You
You will be a passionate and professional individual with a desire to grow the next generation of Psychologists. You will be an accredited supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia and have experience in supervision within a training clinic. You will have excellent communication skills and be able to be flexible to the needs of the individual student.  You will be comfortable managing risk issues with clients and working as part of the Clinic Team.
If you are proactive in nature, resilient in your approach, and looking for an opportunity to work in a unique environment this is a role you will thrive in.
About Us
The Department of Psychology at Macquarie University offers accredited undergraduate and postgraduate programs in Psychology to satisfy the requirements for registration as a psychologist. It is a research-intensive department that is home to the Centre for Emotional Health, and the Centre for Elite Performance, Expertise, and Training, and other highly productive research groups and laboratories, with a state-of-the-art simulation precinct. The Macquarie University Psychology Clinic, the Centre for Emotional Health Clinic, and e-Centre Clinic offer specialised psychological services to the general community.
The Macquarie University Psychology Clinic is a training clinic and offers specialised psychological services to the general community. The clinic is staffed by Provisional/Psychologists who have completed their undergraduate training in psychology and are undertaking post-graduate training in specialised areas to become Clinical Psychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists.
Macquarie is a university engaged with the real and often complex problems and opportunities that define our lives. Since our foundation 54 years ago, we have aspired to be a different type of university. Over the years, we’ve grown to become the centre of a vibrant local and global community. Connect with us today.
To Apply
To be considered for this position, please apply online with your CV and cover letter (1-2 pages) indicating the relevant area of practice you are applying for and addressing the selection criteria below:
Degree or postgraduate qualifications and professional experience recognised by the Psychology Board of Australia with an approved relevant Area of Practice Endorsement in Clinical Psychology or Clinical Neuropsychology
Accredited as a Supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia
Experience supervising psychology students on first placements and leading/guiding case management.
Demonstrated experience with a broad range of psychometric assessment or Clinical Nueropsychology assessment
Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to work in a team
For further information regarding this role please view the position description : Psychology Placement Supervisor_Aug2020_Final.pdf
Employment in this position is conditional upon:
Registration as a Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia and endorsement in an approved area of practice for a minimum of two years
Accredited Supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia
*This position requires a Working with Children Check.
Specific Role Enquiries:  Ros Knight, Clinic Director on
General Enquiries: Rohana Nagarajah, HR Administrator on
Applications Close: 1 September 2020 at 11:55pm
Macquarie University is committed to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. We value individual difference and recognise the strength of a vibrant, diverse and inclusive workforce where the backgrounds, perspectives and experiences of our staff are a driving force for collaboration, innovation and impact.
We work to ensure genuine equality of opportunity for people regardless of their gender, age, cultural background, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and/or family status, and we encourage you to apply for a position at Macquarie University.

Advertised: 22 Aug 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 01 Sep 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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