Behaviour Support Practitioner - NDIS - Geelong VIC

Our Client:

Take the leap and join a team of professional and experienced staff who are passionate about positive participant outcomes. This organisation not only delivers quality support services to empower NDIS participants to achieve their life goals, they also work closely with them to implement a plan that will work for each individual. They are a wonderfully driven and diverse group of professionals who genuinely love what they do.

About the Role:  

We are seeking a Behaviour Support Practitioner to take on a community NDIS position in Geelong.

In this role, you will be working with participants of all ages to assess and support them through behavioural challenges with individual support plans and intervention strategies. Work with participants utilising a holistic, person-centred approach, collaborating with the person and their support team. Plan, monitor and review participant outcomes in line with NDIS funding, and help improve the overall quality of life of NDIS participants.

Work within a multidisciplinary team and provide direct community-based intervention and support. Also, enjoy working within a large therapy hub based in Central Geelong.

This is a permanent full-time position, however part-time may also be considered.

Benefits:

- Genuine professional development opportunities
- Flexible work hours
- Great job satisfaction
- Recognition of your contributions to the team’s successes
- Open floor to contribute ideas to company improvements
- Access to large therapy hubs
- Low billable hours
- Competitive remuneration

About You:

- Bachelor qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Occupational Therapy Counselling or other relevant Allied Health field
- Current registration with AHPRA or relevant professional body
- A commitment to maximizing the opportunities and support of participants with disabilities and their families within their local communities
- Demonstrated ability to work in and contribute to a team
- An ability to take initiative and work autonomously
- Effective time management skills
- A high level of written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to treat participants with a wide range of disabilities
- Strong knowledge and understanding of the NDIS
- Must be assessed as a core level practitioner as per the PBS Capability Framework
- Current Police check
- Cleared Victorian Working with Children Check (WWCC)
- Cleared NDIS Worker Screen Check
- Access to own car and current driver’s license
- Eligible to work permanently in Australia

About Us:
  
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How to Apply:

Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Danielle Weedon - danielle@medirecruit.com or 0437 483 364. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


In applying for this role, you will be subject to a National NDIS Worker Screen Check. From 1 February 2021 any staff member deemed to be working in a ‘risk-assessed role’ or at the request of management, must undergo a NDIS Worker Screening Check. In-line with the Victorian Government mandating the COVID-19 vaccine for all authorised workers attending the workplace, the successful candidate will need to provide their COVID-19 digital certificate, or, a immunisation history statement as proof of vaccination.