Remuneration $60k - 70k plus super (pro-rata) + NFP benefits
DUO, is a not-for-profit business, led by a Board of Directors, and exists to
support people who want to extend their capacity to live where and how they
choose - even when they need a little help to do so. DUO works within a
person-centred and strengths based framework and is recognised as the key to
independent living in and around Canberra - the first call and the best place
to find personal, home and community support services. Due to the expansion of
its services, a new permanent part-time employment opportunity for an outstanding Behavioural Support Practitioner has been
responsibility of this critical role is to ensure the provision of flexible
services to people with disabilities, mental illness, the frail and elderly,
along with their carers and families, to enable them to live full lives,
together with enhancing their independence and personal growth within their
home and community. We are looking for a compassionate, sensitive person,
holding tertiary qualifications in clinical psychology, with at least 5 years'
experience working with people with disabilities.
The person's key responsibilities are to
develop positive strategies for participants with complex behavioural issues,
provide training to all personnel, conduct assessments and coordinate the
development and delivery of effective behavioural management with participants.
The ability to handle complex conversations with empathy, whilst remaining
professional and supportive is of paramount importance, together with excellent
organisational skills, and an understanding of the issues, values and requirements
of the disability community sector.
successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package,
with not-for-profit benefits, excellent working conditions, and the opportunity
to be part of a professional cohesive team recognised for its vitality and
commitment to the community.
for this position, please send your resume, cover letter and the details of two
referees to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information please contact Brendan
Kowalski on 02 62306636. Applications close on the 17th of