A multi-faceted role that will see you utilising your practitioner skills to develop psychosocial programs for young people impacted by cancer.
26th April, 2021
In this dynamic and multi-faceted role as Clinical Program & Service Development Specialist, you will utilise your practitioner skills to develop evidence-based psychosocial programs for young people and parents impacted by cancer. Manualised psychosocial programs – Acceptance and Commitment Therapy based programs; meaning-making based grief programs are just a few examples of the rewarding work that you will deliver to support our young people impacted or bereaved due to cancer.
Working as a critical part of the Research, Evaluations & Social Policy team, you will also support the National Programs Manager, Coordinators and Evaluations Team to ensure successful program implementation, evaluation and delivery.
Duties and responsibilities will include:
Leading the development of Canteen’s evidence-based psychosocial interventions in line with organisational strategic priorities
Development of program manuals and resources
Liaising with internal (e.g., staff) and external (e.g., hospital, other NFP organizations, schools, program partners) stakeholders to develop interventions
Co-ordinating and facilitating program development working groups
Conducting literature reviews and maintaining a bibliographic database
Assisting in preparation of conference presentations and journal articles, and present work
Advising on the development and delivery of staff training for the implementation of psychosocial programs
Advising on the development of evaluation protocols
Appropriate record keeping, including maintaining agendas and minutes.
Supporting the development grant applications
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Qualifications & Experience:
Clinical psychologist, Allied Health Professional or PhD in psychology
At least 3 years clinical experience, preferably working with young people
Program development experience
Evidence of a scientist-practitioner approach
Intervention implementation and evaluation experience desirable
Location: Sydney, NSW Job type: Maximum-term 12 months; full-time Hours of work: 5 days / 37.50 hours per week
For more information about the role click here: https://www.canteen.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Information-Pack-Clinical-Program-Service-Development-Specialist-April-2021-1.pdf