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Behaviour Support Practitioner – Wyndham

About Everyday Independence
With over 40 hubs across Australia, Everyday Independence is a dynamic organization committed to changing the game for people with disabilities. Working in the social model, our united team of talented change-makers is on a mission to make inclusion possible for all Australians.
  
About The Role
We are looking for an experienced Behaviour Support Practitioner to provide life-changing therapy to NDIS participants in Wyndham and surrounding areas.

This position is full-time or part-time (4 days per week).
  
Your Everyday
As a Behaviour Support Practitioner at Everyday Independence, no two days will be the same:

  • Working in the social model means you’ll work in diverse settings; from homes and schools to playgrounds, workplaces, and community centres
  • Utilizing assessment and intervention skills to support participants in achieving their goals and maximizing NDIS funding
  • Building meaningful relationships with the participants and their supports (family, carers, friends)
  • Developing and implementing Behaviour Support Plans with function-based strategies, utilising positive behaviour support framework
  • Conducting Functional Behaviour Assessments (FBA)
  • Collaborating within interdisciplinary teams to address complex behavioural challenges
  • Attend weekly team meetings in the Hub; sharing stories of impact, coffee and laughs
  • You’ll tap into the knowledge and support of your Team Leader and dedicated Therapy Mentor

  
What We Offer

  • Streamlined Behaviour Support Services: When you become a Behaviour Support Practitioner at Everyday Independence, every aspect of our PBS services has been designed to align to NDIS standards.
  • Simple Reporting: We’ve taken the complexity out of reporting, with easy-to-use Behaviour Support Plan templates. This means you will spend less time on administrative work and more time with your participants.
  • Continuous Learning: Guidance and support provided by industry-leading Behaviour Support clinicians to help you excel.
  • Competitive Salary Package: Attractive remuneration, plus additional benefits such as vehicle options, laptop, phone, and performance and loyalty bonuses.
  • Flexible Working Options: Enjoy calendar control and create a week that works for you.
  • Opportunities for Growth: Growth opportunities are endless! Explore clinical mentoring/education or operational leadership career pathways.
  • Supportive Environment: Dedicated operational, clinical and admin support so you can focus on what you do best. Work in a supportive, interdisciplinary environment, collaborating with experts in the field.
  • Everyday Perks: We offer a range of additional perks including pet-friendly hubs, in-house career coaching, professional development budget, wellbeing days, paid parental leave, regular social events and access to confidential counselling services through our Employee Assistance Program

  
Who We Are Looking For
At Everyday Independence, our team thrives on shared values and a collaborative spirit. We’re on the lookout for individuals who resonate with our values and can seamlessly integrate into our dynamic environment.

To work as a Behaviour Support Practitioner, you’ll have:

  • Be deemed as a Behaviour Support Practitioner by the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission (evidence of letter required)
  • Minimum 12 months experience as a Behaviour Support Practitioner
  • Relevant tertiary qualification (Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology, Social Work, Nursing, Psychology, Psychological/Social Science or related field)

You’ll also need:

  • A positive and flexible approach to work
  • Strong communication skills and be a team player
  • Commitment to personal and professional growth
  • A valid Australian drivers license
  • NDIS Workers Screening Check
  • Working with Childrens Check

  
Join the Change-Makers
Be a part of a team that’s changing the game for people with disabilities and making inclusion possible for all Australians. At Everyday Independence, your expertise in behaviour support isn’t just valued; it’s crucial in driving positive change for individuals with disabilities.

Apply Today and start your journey as a change-maker in a role that aligns with your passions and career goals.

JOB DETAILS

  • Category
    Allied Health Team
  • Sub Category
    Positive Behaviour Support
  • Location
    VIC – Wyndham
  • Employment Term
    Full-time
  • Job Posted
    04/06/2024
  • Closing Date
    02/07/2024

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