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Are you looking to strengthen your skills in paediatrics?Would you like to work in a collaborative and experienced multidisciplinary team?Seeking a change of pace from private practice? We are One Team IPC Health, we are passionate, creative and we make a difference.We deliver innovative high-quality services that are client centred, collaborative, coordinated and demonstrate value through measured impact. We are a not-for-profit community health service committed to working with the rapidly growing areas of Melbourne’s middle and outer West, where population will grow by 400,000 in the coming 15 years. By year 2035, we anticipate that the total population served will be approximately 1.2 million.The OpportunityThe Child Health team are seeking a friendly, motivated, energetic and team orientated Child Psychologist to join their multidisciplinary team through a 0.6FTE to 0.8FTE Part Time Ongoing position.Clients you will see:IPC Health are funded to see local children from birth to school age who go to childcare or kindergarten in Brimbank, Wyndham and Hobsons Bay. We receive referrals for children who need assistance around behaviour, social skills, anxiety, and independence skills (i.e. toileting, sleeping, eating). We provide short term intervention for children before they attend primary school that do not have any diagnoses which qualify them for Early Childhood Early Intervention / NDIS support (i.e. Autism Spectrum Disorder, Global Developmental Delay).Based at Altona Meadows and Hoppers Crossing location, this position is classified as a Grade 2 Psychologist offering $45-$50.68 per hour plus 10% super under the Victorian Community Health Sector (Audiologists, Dietitians, Pharmacists & Psychologists) 2018-2021.You will make a difference byApplying your expertise and skills to competently provide individual assessment and evidence-based therapy, with multidisciplinary group work as required.Providing consultations via telehealth or on campus. There is also the opportunity to attend kindergartens and childcare centres (as appropriate).We are a team that thrives on working collaboratively, so we want you to be passionate about working alongside Speech Pathologists and Occupational Therapists in providing families support.Alongside fine-tuning your clinical skills, you will also have the opportunity to be involved in projects that contribute to quality service improvements, leading to increased success for our teams and clients.To succeed, you will needTertiary qualification in Psychology with experience in delivering Developmental Psychology services.Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate within a multidisciplinary team in the delivery of services to the community.Demonstrated capacity to embed best practice that is client focused and family centred in the assessment, treatment and case management of individual clients and groups.Recent clinical experience working with people experiencing disadvantage, refugee, Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and Interpreters.Current and valid full AHPRA registration, Victorian Working with Children’s Check and driver’s licence.Why work with usAccess to options to flex your work and life commitments through Flexing with IPC Health.Generous salary packaging benefitsDiscounted corporate health insuranceSupportive organisation that values growth through our professional development and innovation frameworksFree onsite car parking What next?If you are passionate, creative and want to make a difference, we want to hear from you. All you need to do is visit our careers page, read the role’s Success Profile and submit your resume, cover letter and a document outlining how you meet our minimum ‘to succeed’ criteria.To find out more about the role, please contact Sebastian Buccheri – Senior Manager Allied Health Services on 0411201908 or via email close 31 October 2021.We are committed to maintaining a barrier-free environment for all and welcome individuals of diverse backgrounds, including but not limited to, those from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and the LGBTI communities to apply for our job opportunities.Success Profile - Child Psychologist (Grade 2) 45 AUD Altona Meadows 3028