Finding Employment

At Provisional Psychologist Hub we are excited to help you prepare for your pathway to general registration. While we don't offer employment placements directly through Provisional Psychologist Hub we do provide you the clarity and support to navigate your pathway to finding the right role to get started. 

Retirement of the 4+2 Internship

There is still plenty of time to get your application in for the 4+2 internship but now is the time to start preparing.

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Steps to Get Started

It can be daunting to consider your first work role in psychological practice particularly while navigating the complexities of your pathway to registration. You can apply to start your internship as early as 6 weeks before completion of your 4th year of study but there are some steps to take before you get there. Let us help you navigate!

FREE E-SEMINAR 'FINDING PSYCHOLOGICAL PRACTICE' ASK US A QUESTION AND REGISTER INTEREST

Step 1: Review the Guidelines

Employers will want to see that you are knowledgeable in and understand your obligations under the internship. Be sure to review the guidelines that are relevant to the pathway you are undertaking. Guidelines for the 4+2, 5+1 and Transition Pathways are available on the AHPRA website. 

Step 2: Overseas Qualified Applicants Only

If you have completed your qualifications overseas then you can apply for Provisional Registration prior to commencing your job search. For more information on the pathway for overseas qualified applicants click the image above. 

Step 2: Watch our FREE e-seminar

Looking for psychological practice roles for the internship can be daunting. Including understanding where to look, what key search terms to use and what roles are likely to meet the requirements of your chosen pathway. Watch our free e-seminar on 'Finding Psychological Practice from a Board Approved Supervisor who has successfully completed the 4+2 pathway to registration. Click the image above to register for this workshop. 

Step 3: Register your Interest

Now that you have reviewed your guidelines and watched our e-seminar you likely have some questions to ask. Register your interest with us  and we will be happy to answer any questions you have. We will help you understand the costs involved in preparation for your initial job search. Click the image above to register your interest.

Step 4: Secure a Work Role

Once you have accepted an offer from a prospective employer you are ready to move to the next step. You will need to know how many psychological practice hours your job entails on a weekly basis, when you are able to attend supervision and you will need a formal position description from your employer. 

Step 5: Book Your Supervisors

Before applying  for your internship you will need to have a minimum of 2 Board Approved Supervisors. We already have your details from step 3 so reach out to us to check our availability is a match for yours and we can assign your Supervisors. Click the image above to contact us.

Step 6: Apply

You are now ready to apply. Application consultation is the first step to joining Provisional Psychologist Hub. We will provide you the steps and support you need to complete and submit your application swiftly. 

Step 7: Prepare to Commence

Now that you have submitted your application to AHPRA you might have some time to wait until you commence your first role as a Provisional Psychologist. Use this time wisely and get started on your professional development so that you feel more confident when you are ready to commence. Click the image above to see our professional development options. 

Career Coaching

We are excited to have highly skilled psychologists within the Board Approved Supervisor team with experience in organisational psychology settings. We are now able to offer career coaching!

Explore Your Strengths! 

Gain Insight into your Motivations! 

Get Help to make Informed Decisions! 

Evaluate and Mitigate Risks and Hurdles!

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Start Your Search

There are many places to search for roles in Psychological Practice and a whole host of different titles to search by. Here are some key locations to start looking.

• Rehabilitation Consultant • Provisional Psychologist • Guidance Officer • Counsellor • Behaviour Support Practitioner • Mental Health Clinician • Therapist • EAP

Welcome and build up your professional community online and find open jobs and internships. 

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Recruitment and Business Opportunities for Psychologists. Use your APS Membership to login. 

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On SEEK you can setup a complete profile to increase the chance of employers contacting you. 

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Join our closed Facebook Group to see employment opportunities we share from our network.

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Watch our Free e-seminar 'Finding Psychological Practice'

Complete the form to check out our FREE e-seminar on "Finding Psychological Practice as a Provisional Psychologist" where we guide you through the process of Provisional Registration.

Share a Vacancy with Provisional Psychologist Hub

Does your organisation have a vacancy you would like us to share with our social media members? We are delighted to have the opportunity to share opportunities with our networks and there is no fee for this service. Please complete the form for any vacancies you have upcoming. 

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