ELTHAM College is an independent co-educational school in Nillumbik Shire, northeast of Melbourne. We are seeking appropriately qualified, highly skilled School Psychologist to join our inspirational team on an ongoing, full-time with a possibility to negotiate part-time position, commencing Term 1 2020 or earlier.
ELTHAM College grows the heart and mind of each child. We believe that school is a daring adventure where children learn to think for themselves, in preparation for a future of exciting possibilities. Located in an extraordinary environment, students experience an engaging, rigorous world-ready curriculum while being supported with warmth, care and respect.
ELTHAM College is looking for a Psychologist experienced in school settings. The purpose of this role is to provide psychological services to students within the Senior School, Junior School and Early Learning Centre. This will involve working collaboratively with staff, families, external allied health professionals and community organisations.
Psychological services will involve reviewing and interpreting psychological, cognitive and educational assessments, counselling and consultation with students, parents and school staff. It will also require specific strengths and experience in supporting adolescent mental health, gifted and high ability learners in a school setting. The school psychologist will work collaboratively with the Students Services Team and key staff to identify psychological, cognitive, educational and general wellbeing concerns. The school psychologist will manage referral to external allied health professionals and/or develop management plans for students within the school setting.
Please submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae with names of three referees to Mr Mike Brennin (Deputy Principal).
Applications must be received by 12.00 pm Monday 30 September 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Applicants must hold a current Working with Children check &/or Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) and be entitled to live and work in Australia.
ELTHAM College: www.elthamcollege.vic.edu.au
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