Rehabilitation Consultant - Psych or Rehab Counsellor - Newcastle NSW

About the Company:

Join a well-established, not-for-profit provider that is unique among workplace rehabilitation providers as a worker-focused, values-driven employer. Their mission is to assist injured workers achieve a safe and durable return to work. They are also supported by a strong long-term client base.

About the Role:

We are seeking a Registered Psychologist or Rehab Counsellor to join a well-established workplace rehabilitation provider in Newcastle.

As a DES (Different Employer Services) Consultant, you will be providing a range of Workplace Injury Management and Occupational Rehabilitation services to clients under the NSW Workers Compensation scheme. Consultants undertake and psychological functional assessments, as well as workplace assessments for workers with psychological injuries. They assist injured workers to return to work in a sustainable and timely manner by working with the injured worker, their employer, medical/allied health practitioners and their union.

Full-time, part-time and contract positions are available!


- $80K - $110K plus super
- Not-for-profit, $15,900 salary packaging
- Combination of office and WFH arrangements
- Supportive and experienced management team
- Ongoing professional development
- Mobile and Laptop provided
- Parking provided
- Reasonable caseloads with a focus on providing quality services for injured workers

About You:

- A Registered Psychologist (with full AHPRA registration) or Rehabilitation Counselor (with RCAA or ASORC registration)
- Previous Occ Rehab industry experience is desired
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to liaise with all stakeholders
- Problem-solving and conflict resolution skills
- Strong computer and report writing skills 
- Eligible to work permanently in Australia

About Us:  
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How to Apply:  

Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Kate Wilcox - or 0459 990 360.