Vocational Consultant

Altius Group

You will complete relevant assessments, to restore an individual's highest level of functional performance and deliver a successful return to work

  • We are a well-known industry leader with a reputation for excellence
  • Manageable caseload and ongoing training and support
  • Permanent Full-time or Part-time opportunity in Newcastle!
About the Company:
 
Altius Group is the parent company of 5 subsidiaries working throughout Australia and employs over 300 professionals who help organisations and their people, realise their health potential. 

Altius Group has been named Health & Life Sciences Growth Company in the 2017 Australian Growth Company Awards and the Service Excellence winner of the ABA 100 2018 Australian Business Awards

Rehabilitation Services by Altius delivers a complete range of rehabilitation, health, safety and injury management solutions to a range of industries across Australia. We are class leading experts in maximising the independence of individuals with evidence-based interventions.
  
Altius Group Culture:
We are committed to caring for our team members in the same way that we care about our clients. We strive to provide each team member with a wide range of professional and personal opportunities to improve the quality of their daily life.

About the Role:
As a Vocational Consultant (Registered Psychologist or Psychology Graduate or Rehabilitation Counsellor) you will complete relevant assessments, to restore an individual's highest level of functional performance and deliver a successful return to work. 

Responsibilities:
  • Conduct initial vocational assessments to identify rehabilitation goals, objectives and outcomes
  • Develop personalised rehabilitation plans that support a whole of person approach to rehabilitation
  • Deliver case management and coordinate rehabilitation services
  • Plan, coordinate and monitor clinical interventions
  • Develop quality early intervention strategies
  • Present case information to various stakeholders including credible recommendations/solutions to drive a desired goal
Skills & Experience:
  • AHPRA registration as a Provisional Psychologist (preferred), or Psychologist or
  • ASORC or RCAA membership (Associate preferred) 
  • Strong report writing skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team
  • Problem-solving and negotiating skills
Altius Group Benefits:
  • Tailored career development planning
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Purchase additional leave
  • Employee assistance program (EAP)
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Office based and National social award events
  • Access to AltiusLife, our online wellbeing app