Lead Therapist/Key Worker – Behavioural Intervention for Autism ISADDWA Pty Ltd

JOB DESCRIPTION

ISADD (Intervention Services for Autism and Developmental Delay) WA is one of Western Australia’s longest established providers of evidence-based behavioural interventions for young children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or developmental delay. We are committed to enabling children to reach their potential while supporting healthy family functioning.

Currently we are seeking a Key Worker (Lead Therapist) to manage behavioural intervention programs for our children and clients across various locations in Perth. We provide ongoing support and opportunities for career development and progression. The positions of Key Worker offers an exciting opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of persons with Autism.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Under supervision of an experienced professional, you will implement community- and home- based intervention programs and supervise  and support therapy assistants. Programs range from specific behaviour and life skill  interventions to interventions targeting increasing capacity across the full developmental range as required.

ABOUT YOU

Attributes of successful candidates:

  • Possession of a relevant post-secondary qualification

●    Engaging – a natural disposition to interact, have fun, and engage children is essential.

●    Excellent communication skills– to communicate with clients, caregivers, families, other agencies and colleagues, both orally and in writing.

●    Leadership Skills – to supervise Therapy Assistants

●    Ability to work autonomously 

EXPERIENCE

● A minimum of five years experience in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorder is preferred.

WHAT WE OFFER

We are an organisation which is supportive, effective and progressive for clients and staff. We provide the opportunity to work in a challenging and rewarding role to support clients to make meaningful change in their lives. You will be part of a team of committed professionals that are passionate about their work.

We offer competitive, performance-based pay rates, aligning with the Social

Community, Home Care and Disability Services Award; 

REQUIREMENTS

● Current Working with Children Check (or willingness to obtain)

● NDIS Worker Screening Check (or willingness to obtain)

● Police Clearance (or willingness to obtain)

● First Aid and CPR Certificate (or willingness to obtain)

● Current Drivers Licence

● Reliable transport and willingness to travel.

To apply, please submit your CV and a short covering letter addressing the attributes required on this website or email to [email protected]

For further information please call Daryl Cooper (Director) on 0413 807 733

 

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

ISADDWA Pty Ltd

Employment Type

Casual/Vacation

Job Salary

Not Provided

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