Clinician - Take Two
Full-time, fixed-term until February 2019
Great salary packaging benefits + full private use of Berry Street vehicle
TAKE TWO is a state-wide service providing high quality therapeutic services to children and young People who have suffered significant abuse or neglect and are clients of Child Protection.
Take Two is an intensive therapeutic service for infants, children and young people who have suffered trauma, neglect and disrupted attachment. It provides high quality therapeutic services for children and their families, as well as contributing to the service system that provides care, support and protection for these children.
Primary objectives of the Clinician role will include:
- Provision of high quality assessment and advice relating to the care of Child Protection clients referred to the Take Two program.
- Provision of counselling and therapeutic interventions for children, young people and their families.
- Work closely and collaboratively with the client, their families and the care team to achieve therapeutic goals and outcomes.
We are seeking a qualified Clinician who has relevant tertiary qualifications in Psychology, Social Work or a related discipline. You will have a sound understanding of the complexities of the service system, a demonstrated ability to provide direct service in the clinical assessment and treatment of young people and families, and a sound understanding and demonstrated ability to work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, families and workers.
Queries to Kerry Slabak, Clinical Team Leader on 03 5134 5971
Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 24th January 2018
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Berry Street are committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including those with a disability and culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. Berry Street are also committed to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Aboriginal children, their families and communities. Comprehensive reference and background checking will be undertaken, including a Working with Children Check and police check. Aboriginal people; people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.