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Psychologists and Social Workers - contracted positions.

People. Passion. Possibilities.

Burleigh Heads

Reference: 3882713

Are you a passionate Psychologist or Social Worker?

Do you believe in possibilities?

We do, come and help us turn hope into reality for our clients.

  • Private practice model
  • Contracted positions
  • Full/Part-time with flexible hours
  • 80% remuneration
  • Located at either Burleigh Heads or Southport, on the Gold Coast
  • Rewarding role, truly making a difference in the community

The opportunities

We are looking for qualified and experienced Psychologists and Social Workers, to work across headspace Southport and Lives Lived Well Specialist Centre. As experienced practitioners in your field, you will provide specialist services and expert advice to clients.

To be successful for these opportunities, candidates will need relevant experience and be credentialed with either Australian Health Practitioner Regulatory Agency (AHPRA) or the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) (or eligibility to gain membership with AASW). Experience working with clients with complex needs will be highly regarded.

To be successful, you will need:

  • possession of a relevant degree and experience
  • membership with AHPRA or eligibility for AASW
  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • eligibility to acquire a Medicare provider number and ABN
  • professional indemnity insurance.
  • experience with working vulnerable clients with complex needs and/or experience working in the alcohol and other drug sector, will be highly regarded.

About Lives Lived Well

Lives Lived Well is a leading, not-for-profit organisation delivering innovative and accessible services aimed at influencing behaviour, reducing harm, aiding recovery and bringing about positive change in people's lives.

More about Lives Lived Well's Specialist Centre

LLW Specialist Centre provides medical care or therapeutic treatments for a range of mental health conditions, trauma, family issues and support for problematic substance use.

We are a holistic centre and treat the whole person: we listen, seek to understand, and create space for positive change.

More about headspace Southport

headspace Southport is part of the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to young people aged 12-25 years and their significant others. headspace Southport provides a range of associated services aimed in promoting young peoples' wellbeing.

headspace Southport is one of 6 identified services in Australia providing specialist early intervention, responsive, and recovery focused care services for young people at risk of or experiencing a first episode of psychosis.

Why choose Lives Lived Well?

We provide Modern stylish consulting rooms with free onsite parking for clients. You will be accompanied by a multi-disciplinary team and an experienced supportive administration staff and Practice Manager as well as fully computerised systems.

For more information about these opportunities please contact Michele Reeves, Practice Manager, on m 0438 955 859 or e

Interested in this contracted opportunity?

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Applications Close: 31 Dec 2018