Psychologist - Huon Valley Health Centre ( Huonville)

Huon Valley Health Centre

Location: Southern Tasmania       Occupation: Psychology       Position Type: Full Time      

An exciting opportunity exists for a full time psychologist to join a prominent multidisciplinary team in the stunning Huon Valley and HR+ has a $5000 relocation grant to help you make the move!

The Position

The Huon Medical Group are pleased to announce the opportunity for a full time (1.0 FTE) Registered Psychologist to join our multidisciplinary team which includes GPs, Practice Nurses, Social Worker and Clinical Pharmacist.

They have included a Registered Psychologist as part of their team for many years and are pleased to be able to provide this important mental health resource to the Huon Valley and Bruny Island communities.

While based at their Huonville practice, this role would suit anyone prepared to travel to their multiple practice locations in order to maximise client access to mental health services.

The successful applicant for this position will have demonstrated experience working as a Registered Psychologist and a strong commitment to providing best-practice, person focused care to all people.

This is a stimulating and challenging role supporting the mental health of the Huon Valley and Bruny Island communities. In this employed position, all of the admin and billing is taken care of, leaving you free to focus on utilising evidence-based therapies to support and engage with clients in a supportive and collegial environment.

Additionally, there are regular opportunities to engage with the broader practice team and scope to share your knowledge through teaching and mentoring.

The Organisation

The Huon Valley Health Centre is a teaching medical practice that values learning and seeks to overcome health inequalities by offering accessible, affordable and highly evidence based medical care to their community.

The team consists of a number of general practitioners, nurses and allied health professionals working across their 4 locations in Huonville, Bruny Island, Cygnet and their Mary Street Clinic.

What's on offer?

Living and working in the Huon Valley has so many benefits, the valley itself begins just 30 minutes from Hobart and is home to so many tourist attractions and a highly sought after lifestyle. HR+ has a $5000 relocation grant available to help you make the move!

A lot of the towns in the area have a view of the magnificent Huon River surrounded by orchards, farmland and the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. The community is full of creative types, nature lovers and world class producers. You will have so much to explore right on your doorstep.

You will be supported by an amazing team of health professionals in one of the best locations in the world, but in addition to that you will have the chance to make a real difference in this community. Mental Health Care Plans and other referral pathways are utilised to ensure no one is left behind

The team values professional development and if successful you will also be eligible to apply for a Health Workforce Scholarship Program through HR+ Tasmania. This is for up to the value of $10,000 per year over 2 years to complete post graduate studies or other identified professional development.

Application Instructions

Further information, including the position description can be found on the Huon Valley Health Centre website

All queries and applications should be directed to Dr Alexandra Seidel, Managing Director:

Date advertised: Wednesday 9th December 2020
Southern Tasmania

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Lifestyle in Southern Tasmania

With Hobart, Tasmania capital city located in this region, the Southern Region offers a lifestyle with world-class activities including museums, art galleries, year-round events, heritage trails and much more. You are only minutes away from Tasmania's largest airport and close to wineries, gourmet dining experiences, beautiful coastline and wilderness national parks.