- Job posted on: 28th Aug 2019
- Applications close:
For over 140 years, Berry Street has adapted to a changing world, and we will continue to adapt to achieve our purpose. We believe children, young people and families should be safe, thriving and hopeful. Our Vision for 2022: Together we will courageously change lives and reimagine service systems. We look forward to working with children, young people, families, carers, staff and partners to achieve this vision. Together.
Berry Street’s Northern Therapeutic Family Interventions team is seeking a part time (0.6EFT) Positive Shift Facilitator position which is fixed term until 30 June 2020.
Positive Shift works from an Ecological Nested Model and provides a 16-week evidenced-based curriculum addressing women's use of force. The specifically modified curriculum focuses on the group members’ motivations, intent, and consequences of their actions. The curriculum emphasises that the use of force is not appropriate and teaches healthy alternatives.
The Positive Shift Facilitator provides therapeutic group work and case management services to women who use force in intimate relationships. The Facilitator will work in partnership with the women, partner agencies and other stakeholders to assist the recovery of the women impacted by family violence and trauma.
We are seeking a tertiary qualified professional who possesses the following skills:
The full Position Description is attached below.