- $76,000 - $79,000 per annum + salary packaging
- Job posted on: 12th Feb 2024
- Applications close:
SYC’s Specialised Residential Care (SRC) program supports young people aged 10 to 18 who have experienced significant trauma, abuse, and neglect by utilising a therapeutic approach. Our dedicated team work with children and young people to achieve emotional wellbeing and personal growth.
We are excited to announce the establishment of three new Therapeutic Care Team Leader positions within our SRC program across Adelaide. These positions are part-time (0.8 FTE/ 30 hrs per week) and primarily based in our Kent Town office. The position is responsible for overseeing and delivering a positive and thriving therapeutic care environment within one of our three homes based in Gilles Plains, Golden Grove and Nuriootpa.
We are seeking highly motivated individuals to join our team and contribute to our continued success.
As a Therapeutic Care Team Leader, you will be responsible for overseeing a team of dedicated professionals and ensuring the delivery of high-quality therapeutic care services to children and young people residing in the home. You will play a crucial role in providing guidance, support, and mentorship to your team, while also actively participating in the therapeutic care process.
Key responsibilities for this role include but are not limited to:
As a natural and experienced leader, you will lead a team and work in a collaborative environment. You will have exceptional time management and organisational skills and be able to plan and coordinate resources to meet program delivery and client needs to achieve set targets within deadlines.
You will use your expertise and knowledge to help young people settle into a home-like environment, increase their independent living skills and connection with the local community as well as supporting them to achieve their goals and aspirations.
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
*Qualifying periods and terms apply.
SYC has a relentless belief in people and their potential. We provide services that foster wellbeing, independence and opportunity for all Australians. As a not-for-profit organisation, we invest back into the Australian community, helping tens of thousands of people every year with housing, education and employment. Founded in 1958 to support young people experiencing disadvantage, we now extend this expertise to people of all ages.
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Please complete the requested work history and education information on the application page (you are encouraged to detail any (and all) certificates or licence(s) information under the education section) and attach your resume.
SYC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud of our diverse workforce. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people with disability to apply. If you require assistance completing your application, please contact our recruitment team who will be happy to support you via [email protected] using the subject line: Therapeutic Care Team Leader enquiry via EthicalJobs.
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