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School Psychologist


Base pay $80k - $100k
Permanent Standard/Business Hours
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Full job description

Your new company

A rare opportunity has become available for an energetic and passionate psychologist to join an Independent School on a 12-month maternity contract, open to becoming permanent. The school caters for students from early years to year 12, and encourages them to be inquisitive, respectful, lifelong learners. The school’s management team are also passionate about students realising their potential academically, socially, and spiritually. If successful, you will be part of their Welfare Team in the Primary School.

Your new role

In your new role you will provide counselling support to students. Alongside the Welfare Team, you will work to optimise the psychological, emotional, and social wellbeing of students in a proactive and supportive manner. You will provide assessments by utilising various tools and methodologies to understand students’ needs and make recommendations accordingly. Additionally, you will provide seminars and expert advice on mental health and wellbeing.

What you'll need to succeed

  • You must have a Tertiary level qualification in Psychology and AHPRA registration.
  • Working with Children’s Check.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience of counselling children and adolescents.
  • Ability to demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong information and communication technology skills.

What you'll get in return

In return for your dedication and hard work you will be rewarded with:

  • Additional Annual Leave.
  • An exciting work environment with the ability to work autonomously.
  • Opportunity to add value to a school that is passionate about professional and learning development.

What you need to do now

This opportunity is immediately available. if you are interested in this role, please contact Nafisa Amin by clicking ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or all us now for a confidential discussion. If this role is not quite right for you but you would welcome further discussion around your career, please get in contact with me using the details below.

At Hays, we value diversity and are passionate about placing people in a role where they can flourish and succeed. We actively encourage people form diverse backgrounds to apply.

LHS 297508 #2579596

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Job details
Date posted
23 Nov 2021
Healthcare & Medical
Psychology & Counselling
Base pay
$80k - $100k
Contract type
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours

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