Provisional Psychologist/ Social Worker Position

Challenge Community Services (Armidale NSW, Australia) 19 days ago
Remote Friendly Medical - Health Oceania Full-time

Our Therapeutic Services Team is growing in the Armidale Region! We are seeking a qualified professional to join us on our journey!

About you

Our Therapeutic Services team is seeking a passionate and flexible Provisional Psychologist and or Social Worker with Behavior Support knowledge and or experience for our growing practice. You need to have recognised qualifications and experience as a Psychologist or Social Worker and have a current or willing to obtain registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA) or the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW). We are also happy to consider Provisional Psychologists registered with AHPRA.

The role

We are a unique practice who strives on truly meeting client needs. We engage with clients from early childhood to late adulthood and are committed to best practice and great clinical outcomes. We work closely with Foster Care services, clients funded under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and are registered NDIS and Medicare providers. We are seeking someone who can provide therapeutic supports such as counselling and therapy, complete individual assessments and provide behaviour support to people across all ages and their carers. 

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience in providing Positive Behaviour Support.
  • Experience in working closely with individuals, families, carers, guardians and other significant people to build capacity and a quality of life that reflects and enhances an individual’s choice and control.
  • Demonstrated experience and or knowledge  in working effectively with people across all age groups with a range of psychological and behavioral support needs.
  • Demonstrated experience and or knowledge in conducting a range of assessments utilising a broad range of frameworks.
  • Ability to collaborate with key stakeholders to achieve positive outcomes for individuals, families, carers, guardians and others and work as part of a team.
  • A resourceful and motivated personality who can thrive in a busy and creative environments.
  • Has an NDIS Workers Screening Check

Job Benefits

The successful applicant will have access to:

  • Generous hourly rate and fringe tax benefits. Increase your take home pay! 
  • Professional development opportunities of minimum $2000 per year.
  • Internal and external supervision opportunities.
  • Negotiated extra leave of up to four (4) weeks'
  • Day off for your birthday
  • Flexible work arrangements with the potential to also work from home.
  • Relocation assistance maybe available

How to apply

Confidential enquiries can be made by contacting Kylie Boyraz on 0408 620 881.

To apply and view the Position Description please click on the 'apply now' button below or visit our website: www.challengecommunity.org.au

When applying, please ensure you include a cover letter, resume and address the essential selection criteria as part of your application. 

Challenge Community Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes applications from people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds.

Closing Date- 11th April 2020

Provisional Psychologist/ Social Worker Position

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