An exciting opportunity exists for a Psychologist to work with Student Support Services Outer East Area, specifically in the Maroondah and Knox Network of schools. Please note this position is based from Upwey Primary School. The successful applicant will be required to provide a range of psychological supports to schools with the network. Flexibility, the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team and the capability to work autonomously when required are key requirements for this position. Mandatory qualifications: Post Graduate qualification in psychology and full registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA). Please note: Flexibiity with time fraction will be considered.
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: AH3
Work Location: North East Region ALL
Reference: VG/DET/NEVR20010444
Closing Date: 22-Nov-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: 21/12/2018 to 20/12/2019
Attachments: AH3 psychologist updated PosDoc.docx (Word, 325KB)

Contact: Sean Coleman

Position Details

The purpose of Student Support Services is to assist children and young people facing a range of barriers to learning to achieve their educational and developmental potential through the provision of a range of strategies and specialised support at individual, group, school and network levels.

Student Support Services comprise a broad range of professionals including psychologists, speech pathologists, and social workers.  Student Support Services staff work as part of an integrated health and wellbeing team within networks of schools, focusing on providing group based and individual support, workforce capacity building, and the provision of specialised services.

Student Support Services (SSS) do vital work in supporting students' health and wellbeing - particularly our most vulnerable students - and SSS are critical to building an excellent education system that reduces the impact of disadvantage.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position descriptions.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability. People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites: and

Applications close 22/11/2019

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