- Job posted on: 11th Feb 2024
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The Navigator Program, a Department of Education initiative, offers intensive case management and assertive outreach support to young people disengaged from education. In partnership with Uniting Gippsland, the Department of Education, East Gippsland Aboriginal Co-operative (GEGAC), and the Australian Childhood Foundation (ACF), the program employs a trauma-informed, culturally safe assertive case management model. This collaborative effort focuses on re-engaging students in education through comprehensive services, including case management, mental health support, trauma-informed education assessments, active hold services, and training for school staff.
ACF is seeking an enthusiastic Educational Therapeutic Specialist for a fixed-term part-time position until December 31, 2024. This role will be located in Sale and Bairnsdale with travel across the Outer Gippsland region. In this role you will be instrumental in providing therapeutic parenting support to carers of young people in the program, to support their re-engagement into education. Educational Needs assessments and trauma-informed classroom coaching will also be provided as required to support educators, in creating safe and nurturing therapeutic learning environments for young people who find it challenging to engage in school settings.
Interested in making a difference to the lives of children?
To apply for this exciting opportunity please upload a copy of your resume and cover letter, addressing the key selection criteria in the advertisement above.
For more information about the role or a copy of the position description please contact Bree Roberts - HR Coordinator at [email protected], using the subject line: Educational Therapeutic Specialist - Bairnsdale enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Australian Childhood Foundation (ACF) is committed to protecting children and young people from harm. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.
ACF is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with cultural and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people
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