BRAMS have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Psychologist to join their close-knit team on a full-time basis.
In this role, you’ll be responsible for working in collaboration with a multidisciplinary primary health care team in the delivery of culturally responsive psychology services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their families in the Broome Region.
Some of your key responsibilities will include:
- Provide high quality psychological assessment and intervention for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of Primary Health Care in a professional, confidential and culturally same manner, in keeping with accepted best practice standards.
- Maintain accurate client records, including the collection and collation of statistical information in order to forecast demand for services and allocation of budgets.
- Work as part of a multidisciplinary team including GPs, Aboriginal Health Workers, Registered Nurses, Population Health Officers and Allied Health Workers.
- Demonstrate a personal understanding of responsive ways of working with Aboriginal Clients, Staff and Communities
- Safe workplaces and environments are provided and maintained for Staff, Clients and external stakeholders.
BRAMS are seeking a candidate who has at least a tertiary degree (or equivalent qualification) in Psychology with general registration as a Psychologist, or registration with endorsement as a Clinical or Counselling Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA) – Psychology Board of Australia and a comprehensive understanding of the health issues impacting the lives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and a strong commitment to improving health outcomes.
About the Benefits
This position is an incredibly rare opportunity to join a well-established and supported Aboriginal Medical Service within a pivotal role. BRAMS is an organisation that truly values its team, and is committed to improving employee knowledge, skills and experience. In addition, staff development programs are not only encouraged but are often paid for by BRAMS. These are highly attractive opportunities for someone with a desire to develop their professional knowledge and experience!
In addition to the opportunity to cement your career, you’ll be rewarded with a highly attractive remuneration package of $100,401! plus super and annual leave. You’ll also gain access to generous salary packaging options, which will greatly increase your take home pay.
Working closely with patients, their families and carers, this is a role where you will witness the direct positive impact you’re making in the community, as part of a close-knit team. You will be continually recognised for your dedication and hard work!
With a rich history and extraordinary natural landscape, Broome is synonymous with the turquoise waters, red pindan soil and white sandy beaches that have draw visitors from across the globe. You can sail, snorkel, or dive in their pristine waters, spot rare dolphins from their wide empty beaches, or adventure through the nearby ancient gorges to marvel at the vast untouched landscapes that make Broome truly unique.
However, there’s a lot more to Broome than just tourism – with strong population growth and significant investment in infrastructure, it’s quickly becoming a destination of choice for families and individuals who want to take advantage of the area’s welcoming and laid-back lifestyle whilst enjoying all of the amenities and facilities of a modern town.
How to Apply
So what are you waiting for? Join BRAMS today and advance your career in training and education in an organisation committed to making a difference in remote Indigenous communities!