Multidisciplinary Team – Social Work, Psychologist, Speech Pathologist, OT Jenny’s Place Inc.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Exciting new opportunities in Child and Young Person Team

Fixed Term up to 12 month roles working in refuge accommodation

Social worker/ Team Leader – up to 35 hours per week

Clinical psychologist/ clinical psychologist registrar or psychologist/provisional psychologist – up to 32 hours per week 

Occupational Therapist 1 day per week

Speech Pathologist 1 day per week 

Jenny’s Place Inc. is looking for energetic and motivated people to join our passionate team dedicated to supporting those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and survivors of domestic and family violence. 

Jenny’s Place provides crisis and transitional accommodation, early intervention, outreach support and community education. These positions form the new Specialist Children and Young People Program within the refuge and work within the SHS outcomes framework to provide direct services to children and young people that are trauma informed, family centred and culturally appropriate 

 

ESSENTIAL

  • Being female is a genuine Occupational Qualification to offer appropriate service to women and children under section 31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act.
  • Employment will be subject to clearance under the working with children check and the National Police check. Disqualified workers need not apply,
  • Jenny’s Place has a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy and all employees are required to have/obtain a COVID-19 Vaccination certificate.
  • Tertiary qualifications relevant to the role

DESIRABLE

  • A sound knowledge and experience of the dynamics of domestic and family violence and the impact on women and children and the community
  • Demonstrated understanding of developmental or complex trauma
  • Experience in working from a person centred and trauma informed practice model 

 

Conditions are per SCAHDS award and depend on qualifications and experience 

 

 

Application close 9am Monday 1st August 2022

To apply: request selection criteria specific to the position you are interested in by emailing [email protected]

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

Jenny's Place Inc.

Job Salary

$50 - $64.99 per hour

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