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Monash University Health Services - Psychologists



Monash University Health Services – Psychologists

Job No.: 658734

Location: Clayton, Caulfield and Peninsula campuses

Employment Type: Contractor

Duration: Fixed-term appointment until 31 December 2025

At Monash, work feels different. There's a sense of belonging, from contributing to something groundbreaking – a place where great things happen.

We value difference and diversity, and welcome and celebrate everyone's contributions, lived experience and expertise. That's why we champion an inclusive and respectful workplace culture where everyone is supported to succeed.

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Monash University's Counselling and Psychological Services (CAPS) unit provides clinical services and mental health development programs to promote student and staff health and wellbeing.

The Opportunity

The Counselling and Psychological Services (CAPS) unit is seeking Psychologists to work on campus providing clinical services, both face to face and telehealth, to students and staff of Monash University. You will have extensive experience working with young adults with complex mental health presentations including personality disturbance, depression, anxiety and early psychiatric illness.

You will be working with a large dedicated and professional healthcare team consisting of GPs, nurses, mental health nurses, and other psychologists within the CAPS team.

We are seeking enthusiastic practitioners with strong communication skills who wish to contribute to the wellbeing of the Monash University community. To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

  • Current unrestricted AHPRA registration as a psychologist
  • An Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • Current Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • A current Working with Children Check
  • A level of interpersonal skills that promote high quality patient care
  • A great work ethic and commitment to your patients
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • A minimum availability of 2 days per week
  • Compliance with the Victorian State Governments vaccination policy for health care workers
  • We will provide:

  • Excellent administrative and management support
  • All appointment bookings managed by a professional reception team
  • Excellent collaborative working environment, positive teamwork and access to referrers
  • Use of our clinical notes and appointments software
  • Support of a practice manager onsite
  • Additional Information

    This is a contractor opportunity and successful candidates will be required to enter into a contractor arrangement with the University. Payment is made at the hourly rate. You would be entitled to claim under Medicare, minus a percentage license fee. Monash University is paying this contract and it does not involve Medicare.

    Superannuation may also be paid (dependant on meeting eligibility threshold), currently at a 11% superannuation guarantee rate.

    Some online mandatory training modules are required to be completed at the start of the contract.

    A minimum two-day commitment is required and more days are welcome.


    To apply, please email your CV along with a cover letter (maximum one page) addressing your suitability for this position to: Andrew Marks, Director - Counselling and Psychological Services (CAPS), [email protected], +61 417 221 390, +61 3 9905 3175

    Closing Date

    Sunday 3 December 2023, 11:55pm AEDT

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    Monash University Health Services - Psychologists


    Monash University




    November 17, 2023

    Application deadline

    December 03, 2023

    Job type



    Medicine,Psychology,Social Science

    About the employer

    Monash University 

    Monash University Is the largest university in Australia, ranked in the world's top 100 and a member of the prestigious Group of Eight.  We're named after Sir John Monash, and fuelled by his desire for our students to leave here with a greater sense of purpose, and the skills and confidence to create positive change. 

    In under 60 years, we've grown from a single campus into an education and research powerhouse with a presence on four continents, committed to the challenges of the age.

    Our work is making an impact all over the world, from bringing clean water to villages in Africa to creating new life-saving medicines.

    An international experience

    With four Australian campuses, one in Malaysia and over 100 international partners, we're making a difference on a global scale.  You'll have access to more research collaborations, more global partnerships, and a greater choice of overseas opportunities.  

    All Monash courses have an international focus, whether you take subjects on global issues, participate in study abroad programs, or learn alongside students from diverse cultures.  Monash prepares you for the global workforce - you can start your degree in Australia, and continue your studies in Italy, Malaysia, India, China, or any of our 100 partner institutions worldwide.

    A recognised world leader in research

    We're active in over 150 fields of research across our 10 faculties, in areas as diverse as additive manufacturing, drug development, domestic violence and sustainable design. Many ideas developed at Monash - such as a new Malaria vaccine and 3D-printed engines - have been commercialised and are making a difference to the world we live in.

    Partnerships in industry and government

    Home to various precincts of innovation, we foster collaboration across traditional and unexpected disciplines.  We build teams and form links, we bring together diverse minds - researchers, companies, businesses and technology - creating knowledge hubs of the future.

    Plenty of options

    Our large range of courses allows you to match your studies with your ambitions.  Monash University offers one of the largest range of degrees in Australia, including over 140 innovative double degree options, bachelor, master and PhD degrees.


    We believe everyone should have the opportunity to make their mark on the world, which is why we offer over 200 different types of scholarships  for new and current students. They take care of everything from course fees to travel and accommodation. Our scholarships aren’t just reserved for those with the best academic track record – we provide support for disadvantaged students as well.

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