Corrective Services NSW

How do I apply for a job with CSNSW Psychology Services?

Permanent and temporary vacant Psychologist and Senior Psychologist positions are advertised with I work for NSW and managed by Human Resources. 

Listing of advertised psychologists roles can be found at the Corrective Services Recruitment page. We welcome applications from Aboriginal psychologists.

Applicants for psychologist positions must hold registration with the Psychology Board of Australia and address each selection criteria in full. Applicants wishing to apply for specialist classification (clinical psychologist, forensic psychologist, neuropsychologist, counselling psychologist) by Corrective Services NSW must satisfy all 5 characteristics for specialist classification outlined in the Crown Employees (Psychologist) Award. It is not sufficient to be endorsed in a specialist area of practice by the Psychology Board of Australia.

Provisionally registered psychologists are eligible to apply for some psychologist positions. Appointment as provisionally registered psychologist is dependent upon suitability of location, availability of an accredited Corrective Services NSW psychologist supervisor, and details of the proposed learning plan with the Psychology Board of Australia.

Last updated:

05 Jun 2023

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We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present, and future. 

Informed by lessons of the past, Department of Communities and Justice is improving how we work with Aboriginal people and communities. We listen and learn from the knowledge, strength and resilience of Stolen Generations Survivors, Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal communities.

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