- Job posted on: 29th Nov 2023
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Impact Lives, Grow Your Career, and Thrive in Mildura!
Do you have a calling to make a profound difference in the lives of children? If you are passionate about driving change and are well-versed in child trauma therapy, we have an excellent opportunity for you in Mildura, Victoria.
The Australian Childhood Foundation is renowned for its clinical services, professional training, and secondary consultation, all rooted in the latest evidence-based theoretical frameworks, including neurobiology of trauma, attachment, relational theories, and child development.
As a Therapeutic Specialist in Mildura, you will be part of team providing clinical programs for young people engaging in harmful sexual behaviour, supporting the young people and their caregivers in the DFFH North Division. The program spans the North Metro Area, Loddon Area, and Mallee Area, with the focus of this role being in the Mallee region.
Your primary responsibilities include offering support, training and consultation to the team working with children or young people engaged in harmful sexual behaviour and residing in residential care.
Moreover, you will deliver direct clinical practice and support to children, young people, their families, and care systems within the region. This typically involves working with children and young people in out-of-home care, providing individual and family counselling, therapeutic assessment and planning, care team support, carer support, report writing, psychoeducation, and training. This position is 3 days per week, for a fixed term contract of 12 months - with potential for ongoing.
To apply, please upload your resume and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria.
For inquiries about the role or to request a copy of the position description, please contact Bree Roberts - HR Coordinator at [email protected], using the subject line: Therapeutic Specialist - Mildura enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Join us in creating a brighter future for children and young people. Apply today!
ACF is committed to protecting children and young people from harm. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, individuals with culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people with disabilities.