07019, several

School Psychologist
Full-time Temporary

Closes: 27 March 2019

Classification: School Psychologist
Salary: $77,680 - $111,479
Position No: 07019, several
Directorate: Education
Advertised (Gazettal date): 04 March 2019
Contact Officer: Joan Webb on joan.webb@act.gov.au or (02) 6207 6986

Details: ACT Education is seeking applications from Psychologists who have current experience and specific skills in working with children and adolescents with developmental, behavioural, learning and mental health issues. Successful candidates will work collaboratively within school teams, multi-disciplinary teams and external agencies to address student learning and wellbeing needs through individual, group or whole school interventions. Successful applicants may also have the opportunity to work within teams focusing on assessment and intervention services to schools across the ACT. The ACT Public Service supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability, culturally diverse people and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Applicants must have full general registration as a Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia OR full general registration as a Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia and Teacher registration with ACT Teacher Quality Institute. Prior to commencing in this role, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to - https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804
Note: There are several part-time and full-time temporary positions available from 29 April 2019 to 26 January 2020 with the possibility of extension and/or permanency. The full-time salary noted above will be paid pro rata for part-time hours. School Psychologists attract the same working conditions as Teachers. Applicants are encouraged to phone the Contact Officer for further information.
How to Apply: Please submit your application addressing the Selection Criteria, current resume and copy of your Psychology Board of Australia Certificate of Registration and Working with Vulnerable People Check.


There are several part-time and full-time temporary positions available.

Career interest categories:

Education, Teaching and Training
Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services