Behaviour Support Practitioner

We support people with disabilities of all ages to meet their goals, empowering them to live their best life.About your new role You will support children and adults to participate fully in life by providing high quality, culturally appropriate behaviour support services to people with an intellectual disability who have a specific support need. We provide services in line with individual NDIS plans; your role is responsible for assessment, planning, monitoring and review of client outcomes.You will work with a multidisciplinary and dynamic team to achieve client outcomes and directly affect positive changes for individuals and their support networks. We deliver services across Western NSW and use technology to connect our team.Terms: Ongoing full-time role based in DubboWhy work with The Benevolent Society?We set you up for success with a buddy, structured orientation, mobile tools & clinical supervisionWe use technology to connect our Disability teams across geographiesWe celebrate the best life moments; the small acts that make a difference within our teams and with our clientsSalary packaging, meals and entertainment card and discount program availableWhat you need to succeed?You will have qualifications in Psychology, OT, Speech Pathology, Nursing, Social or Health Services and:2 years’ experience in the delivery of positive behaviour support services to children, young people and adults An ability to communicate and appropriately respond to needs of people of all abilities and cultural backgroundsWork within a client centric approach while maintaining a positive mindsetAn ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team and connect to peers using technologyAn ability to provide a service based on a client’s NDIS goals and funding allocationStrong analytical and report writing skillsCurrent driver's licence and willingness/ability to travel to clientsInterested? Apply below today!Call Karen Nash on 0429 451 012  to discuss the role in more detail. Closing date 22 February 2019.Position profile Australia - NSW Dubbo & Central NSW

Behaviour Support Practitioner

We support people with disabilities of all ages to meet their goals, empowering them to live their best life.

About your new role

You will support children and adults to participate fully in life by providing high quality, culturally appropriate behaviour support services to people with an intellectual disability who have a specific support need. We provide services in line with individual NDIS plans; your role is responsible for assessment, planning, monitoring and review of client outcomes.

You will work with a multidisciplinary and dynamic team to achieve client outcomes and directly affect positive changes for individuals and their support networks. We deliver services across Western NSW and use technology to connect our team.

Terms: Ongoing full-time role based in Dubbo

Why work with The Benevolent Society?

  • We set you up for success with a buddy, structured orientation, mobile tools & clinical supervision
  • We use technology to connect our Disability teams across geographies
  • We celebrate the best life moments; the small acts that make a difference within our teams and with our clients
  • Salary packaging, meals and entertainment card and discount program available

What you need to succeed?

You will have qualifications in Psychology, OT, Speech Pathology, Nursing, Social or Health Services and:

  • 2 years’ experience in the delivery of positive behaviour support services to children, young people and adults 
  • An ability to communicate and appropriately respond to needs of people of all abilities and cultural backgrounds
  • Work within a client centric approach while maintaining a positive mindset
  • An ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team and connect to peers using technology
  • An ability to provide a service based on a client’s NDIS goals and funding allocation
  • Strong analytical and report writing skills
  • Current driver's licence and willingness/ability to travel to clients

Interested? Apply below today!

Call Karen Nash on 0429 451 012  to discuss the role in more detail. Closing date 22 February 2019.

We are committed to improving employment outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, Older Australian's and people of all abilities. For application support only please contact recruitment@benevolent.org.au.

Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check or similar (where relevant to the role).