We are looking for a talented & passionate Psychologist who wants to make a genuine difference.

Full Time and Part Time options are available.

Would you like to work in a dynamic, professionally-rewarding team environment with generous working conditions and flexible work arrangements to assist you to meet your personal and professional needs?

Firstchance is a leading service provider offering support for families with a child with a disability in the Hunter region. At Firstchance you’ll be working with colleagues from a wide variety of backgrounds and skills who are great at what they do, are willing to share ideas with each other, take pride in the work of the organisation and are committed to supporting families.

Please refer to the Position Description and Info pack below for details about the role and the Essential Criteria that needs to be addressed in your application.

The Role

We have a permananent position available for either full-time or part-time hours.

In this role you would be:

  • Supporting children aged 0-12 years and their families
  • Providing community based supports – home, early childhood education setting, school, pool, park etc.
  • Supporting children with a range of disabilities including autism, developmental delay, chromosomal disorders and genetic conditions
  • Providing a full range of psychology supports including undertaking assessments
  • Based at Mayfield and supporting families in the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Port Stephens Region

The Benefits

In this role you would receive:

  • An attractive salary packaging scheme and above award pay rate
  • A generous Professional Development allowance to support you to extend your knowledge and experience
  • Regular supervision and support
  • Opportunity to participate in regular lunch & learn gatherings with the Psychology team in addition to whole of organisation professional development days
  • Flexible working conditions, including work from home options
  • Provision of a Microsoft Go device to help you complete your work
  • Support from a values driven and collaborative team of professionals


Employment conditions are under the Health Professionals and Support Services Award (2020).

All Firstchance employees are subject to 6 month probationary period.

Application Pack

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis for positions that are vacant now and positions arising in the near future. Before applying, please refer to the information pack and position description provided below:

Information Pack

Position Description


Apply Here

Don't forget to submit your resume and cover letter (addressing the selection criteria found in the Information Pack link above) via the apply here button above. If you have any questions please contact our Program Manager Linda Rolland or call 0249103130.