Behaviour Support Clinician – Rockhampton

The OrganisationCommunity Solutions is part of Endeavour Foundation; one of the largest not-for-profit organisations in the country. Collectively, we strive to be a leading ‘for purpose’ provider of a diverse and synergistic range of health and human services.  We are driven by our vision to ‘Make possibilities a reality’ for our customers, communities and people and are committed to our shared values of ‘One’, ‘Imaginative’, ‘Care’ and ‘Passionate’.The RoleReporting directly to the National Manager, Specialist Behaviour Support your role will include providing professional consultation to individuals with disabilities, their families, staff, and managers regarding evidence based approaches to reducing the impact of challenging behaviour.You will be required to undertaking relevant assessments to identify causal factors of challenging behaviour in order to establish effective strategies and plans that address the behaviour and enhance the quality of life for the individual, this will include consulting with key parties to conduct the assessments & analysis of your finding to develop efficient plans.Whilst the key components of the role are to provide coaching, modelling and support to stakeholders this role also includes monitoring plans, attending relevant Tribunals, preparing submissions and developing partnerships with relevant agencies, governing bodies and professionals.About YouDemonstrated in-depth knowledge of the behaviour support literature.Demonstrated organisation skills to effectively manage workload and meet deadlines.High level of interpersonal skills including the ability to develop and maintain relationships within a team, with customers, across service providers, and with various stakeholders.High level problem solving skills, to successfully identify problems, develop solutions, and implement these using a logical and systematic approach.Relevant Tertiary qualifications including: in Social and Behavioural Sciences, Criminology or Psychology.Ideally the successful applicant will have registration as a psychologist or occupational therapist, or appropriate membership as a speech pathologist or social worker. Given the growth of our organisation we will also consider graduates who have not yet gone down the registration path and individuals who have the appropriate relevant experience and degree qualifications who are not registered as yet.On OfferIn addition to a highly competitive salary package, Community Solutions offer numerous benefits such as salary sacrifice, purchase of additional annual leave and corporate health insurance. 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. If you would like to discuss the role confidentially prior to applying online please call Andrew Goold, Community Solutions, Recruitment Consultant on (07) 5390 3813. Behaviour Support Clincian - Position Description

Behaviour Support Clinician - Rockhampton

The Organisation

Community Solutions is part of Endeavour Foundation; one of the largest not-for-profit organisations in the country. Collectively, we strive to be a leading ‘for purpose’ provider of a diverse and synergistic range of health and human services.  We are driven by our vision to ‘Make possibilities a reality’ for our customers, communities and people and are committed to our shared values of ‘One’, ‘Imaginative’, ‘Care’ and ‘Passionate’.

The Role

Reporting directly to the National Manager, Specialist Behaviour Support your role will include providing professional consultation to individuals with disabilities, their families, staff, and managers regarding evidence based approaches to reducing the impact of challenging behaviour.

You will be required to undertaking relevant assessments to identify causal factors of challenging behaviour in order to establish effective strategies and plans that address the behaviour and enhance the quality of life for the individual, this will include consulting with key parties to conduct the assessments & analysis of your finding to develop efficient plans.

Whilst the key components of the role are to provide coaching, modelling and support to stakeholders this role also includes monitoring plans, attending relevant Tribunals, preparing submissions and developing partnerships with relevant agencies, governing bodies and professionals.

About You

  • Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of the behaviour support literature.
  • Demonstrated organisation skills to effectively manage workload and meet deadlines.
  • High level of interpersonal skills including the ability to develop and maintain relationships within a team, with customers, across service providers, and with various stakeholders.
  • High level problem solving skills, to successfully identify problems, develop solutions, and implement these using a logical and systematic approach.
  • Relevant Tertiary qualifications including: in Social and Behavioural Sciences, Criminology or Psychology.

Ideally the successful applicant will have registration as a psychologist or occupational therapist, or appropriate membership as a speech pathologist or social worker. Given the growth of our organisation we will also consider graduates who have not yet gone down the registration path and individuals who have the appropriate relevant experience and degree qualifications who are not registered as yet.

On Offer

In addition to a highly competitive salary package, Community Solutions offer numerous benefits such as salary sacrifice, purchase of additional annual leave and corporate health insurance. 

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. If you would like to discuss the role confidentially prior to applying online please call Andrew Goold, Community Solutions, Recruitment Consultant on (07) 5390 3813.