- Job posted on: 14th Feb 2020
- Applications close:
Are you a practitioner in the areas of Psychology, Speech and Language Pathology or Occupational Therapy? Do you want to be a part of a dynamic and high quality clinical team providing professional consultation to people with disability, their families, and support staff regarding evidence-based approaches to reducing the impact of challenging behaviour?
Community Solutions Group makes a difference in people’s lives supporting them to achieve their goals and working with them on their pathway to possibilities. We deliver services focused on the employment, education, wellbeing and independence of individuals, families and communities across Queensland, Victoria and South Australia.
Community Solutions Group is part of Endeavour Foundation; one of the largest not-for-profit organisations in the country. Collectively, we are a leading for-purpose provider of a diverse and synergistic range of health and human services.
Reporting to the Team Leader-Behaviour Support, this permanent full time role will involve providing professional information and advice to people with disability, families, staff and managers regarding evidence-based approaches to reducing the impact of challenging behaviour.
This role will also include:
This position will also provide coaching, modelling and support to stakeholders (including but not limited to) families, support workers and managers to ensure these groups are competent in the implementation of support strategies and aware of their responsibilities on how to effectively implement the individual plans.
Our successful candidate will ideally have an understanding of contemporary practices, trends and philosophies in relation to service provision for people with intellectual and/or cognitive disabilities who display challenging behaviours and have complex support needs.
You will also come with:
A registration as a psychologist or occupational therapist, or appropriate membership as a speech pathologist or social worker is also preferred but not essential.
In addition to a highly competitive salary package, Community Solutions offers numerous benefits such as salary sacrifice, salary continuance, purchase of additional annual leave and corporate health insurance.
Apply here. To demonstrate your interest in this role please submit a cover letter and up to date resume outlining your relevant experience as per the advertisement above.