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Date: 14-Oct-2021

Location: Perth, WA, AU, 6000

Company: Catholic Education Office of WA


The Team
The Psychology, Safety and Wellbeing Team provides psychological services to assist Catholic schools to optimise student learning and development.

The Role
The Psychologist will have responsibility for a group of Catholic schools in Western Australia. The role requires a psychologist that can provide specialist skills and work collaboratively with Catholic schools, Catholic communities and other professionals in meeting the psychological and educational needs associated with student learning, behaviour, attendance, crisis response, mental health and wellbeing.


This is a full-time ongoing position commencing as soon as possible.


Your Background

•    Eligibility for full or provisional registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia
•    Demonstrated skills in the provision of contemporary evidence-based psychological practices as it relates to children, young people and schools
•    Ability to complete psychometric assessments, develop interventions and make recommendations 
•    Ability to systematically collect, interpret and integrate data to summarise findings and evaluate intervention effectiveness
•    Ability to lead the development and implementation of appropriate programs, interventions and evaluations at the school community, network, regional and systemic level 
•    C-class licence and ability to travel between schools and regions


What we can offer you

•    Additional leave entitlements (over Christmas 4 days)  
•    Competitive salary
•    Salary packaging 
•    Free onsite parking 
•    Corporate healthcare rates 
•    Heritage listed work environment 
•    Staff canteen service 
•    Wellness program
•    Employee assistance program. 


Further Information: Please refer to the Position Description for additional details. For a copy please email careers@cewa.edu.au. 


Contact Person:  Laura Allison, Team Leader Psychology, Safety and Wellbeing on 08 6228 6675 or email careers@cewa.edu.au.


To Apply please click on the Apply now button


Interested applicants must submit a short summary addressing the selection criteria and their curriculum vitae, including the names and contact numbers of at least two work related referees (current/past line managers).  


A current National Police History Check as issued by the Department of Education Western Australia must be provided by the successful applicant.    


Where to? All applications are to reach The Executive Director of Catholic Education, Catholic Education Office of WA via the Apply now button no later than 5pm Friday 29 October 2021.


Catholic Education Western Australia encourages applications from culturally diverse background, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with a disability or medical condition who meet the requirements of this position. To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia.  


Applicants must be fully supportive of the objectives and ethos of Catholic education.