Behaviour Support Practitioner Cerebral Palsy Alliance

JOB DESCRIPTION

Behaviour Support Practitioner – Northern Sydney and Northern Beaches district

Are you looking for a career change into the growing area of Behaviour Support? We will recognise your previous experience as a clinician and current qualifications and can offer ongoing support and training from our industry leading team of experts backed up by our in-house Registered Training Organisation and external professional development opportunities.

Cerebral Palsy Alliance are offering you a sign on bonus of $5,000 to assist you on this journey to become an integral member of a close-knit multi-disciplinary team.

About the Role
If you are considering making this move to enhance your professional career path with Cerebral Palsy Alliance (CPA), this role will include:

  • Being recognised as an experienced clinician
  • Developing, implementing and coordinating comprehensive behaviour support plans and strategies for our clients, their families and carers that meet current industry standards and NDIS legislation.

The team provides services across the Sydney metropolitan area, supporting clients at our centres, in the community and within our supported accommodation. We are able to offer flexible working conditions and the role can either be full time or part time to suit you.

Our therapy services are based around a client and family-centred philosophy, which emphasises a collaborative approach, working towards achieving the goals identified by people with cerebral palsy or other disabilities and their own support network. The successful candidate will possess strong professional and ethical values that align with this philosophy.

Who are we?
At CPA we pride ourselves on our high-quality family-centred therapies, life skills programs, equipment and support for people living with disability and their families. Our priority is to support people living with disability to lead an independent and inclusive life.

Our employees continually rate us as one of the best employers in Australia. They recognise and appreciate that our organisation is driven by its values – integrity, passion, excellence, courage and respect.

What do we offer?

  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • $5,000 signing bonus
  • $2,000 professional development allowance
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Pre-purchased leave options
  • Interesting, varied and satisfying work
  • Supervisory responsibility for other staff across a range of areas
  • Flexible working hours
  • Relocation incentives.

What will you bring to the role?

  • A current Behaviour Support Practitioner registration with the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in a clinical discipline such as Psychology, Occupational Therapy or Speech Pathology
  • Demonstrated clinical experience in your existing field
  • Ability to deliver person centred, goal directed and solutions focussed interventions
  • Strong analytical and report writing skills
  • An ability to communicate and appropriately respond to needs of people of all abilities and cultural backgrounds
  • A commitment to the rights of people with a disability and making a difference in individuals’ lives
  • The capacity to work independently and as part of a team
  • Current driver’s licence and ability to travel within the region as required
  • A current Working with Children Check (WWCC), or willingness to obtain upon joining.

Please select ‘Apply’ to complete your application or call Jelena Vucinic on 9975 8425 or [email protected] for more information.

Close date: 27 July 2022

Cerebral Palsy Alliance has a relentless commitment to the safety and wellbeing of our clients and staff, as such all employees at CPA must be triple vaccinated against COVID-19, prior to their start date.

Cerebral Palsy Alliance is a child safe organisation. We uphold, advocate for and protect children’s rights, wellbeing and safety.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourage applications from those who identify as having a disability, being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, are culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) or sexuality and gender diverse (LGBTIQA+).

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

Cerebral Palsy Alliance

Job Salary

$82k - $115k p.a.

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