Candidate registration
Login
Forgot password
Forgot password
Sign in
Candidate registration
Sign in
Candidate registration
Sign in
Candidate registration
Create your free candidate account
Subscribe for Job Alerts
Follow Us:

Advanced Pracitioner, Disability Specialist Services - WMA (AH2)

Show me jobs like this one

Job Ref:  VG/DHHS/WWD/0379085
Employer:  Department of Health and Human Services (VIC)
Job Type:  Permanent Full Time
Address: 
Melbourne VIC, Australia (Show on map)
09/07/2018

The Department of Health and Human Services develops and delivers policies, programs and services that support and enhance the wellbeing of all Victorians. Our services are in line with the government's vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state. Our vision is to achieve the best health, wellbeing and safety of all Victorians so that they can live a life they value. We are building an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services aimed at enhancing the lives of vulnerable Victorians. The department is committed to the safety of its clients. The department takes a zero tolerance approach to abuse, including child abuse and abuse of people with disability. Departmental employees are required to comply with all legal requirements including the Child Safe Standards to keep children safe from harm and abuse. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTI and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. If you want a career within a department striving to make Victoria the best place to be and helping shape communities we all want to be part of, then we encourage you to apply. If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicant, or if you have a disability, and require advice and support with the recruitment process, contact our Diversity Unit on DiversityInclusion@dhhs.vic.gov.au. The department has a zero tolerance towards violence within the workplace and recognises the rights of all staff to be free from violence and gender-related discrimination. We are proudly working with White Ribbon to create a safer workplace.

Number of vacancies available: 

Office Location(s):  Shop 2 109 Lava Street, Warrnambool
 
Position Summary:

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The role of the Specialist Services Advanced Practitioner is to assess the function, impact and reinforcing elements of the behaviours of people with a disability, using a range of assessment tools and methods. To develop intervention strategies, utilising Positive Behaviour Principles, to increase the positive impact of an individual's behaviour and to provide consultancy, education and training to families and carers, case managers and a range of support providers in relation to Positive Behaviour Principles.

Are you:

  • Able to conduct assessment and intervention services including the development, design, implementation and evaluation of advanced therapeutic strategies for people with complex behavioural, developmental and relationship issues?
  • Clinically experienced and have knowledge in the development, implementation and evaluation of therapeutic strategies and approaches to clients, families and stakeholders?
  • Able to apply the principles of the Positive Practice Framework in therapeutic contexts?

     

For further information please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website: https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.

Local Government Councils

Home    About us    Job search    Employer area    Contact us    Terms & conditions    Privacy policy   

Popular locations: ACT | NSW | NT | QLD | SA | TAS | VIC | WA | New Zealand | Brisbane | Melbourne | Sydney | Adelaide | Perth

Popular categories: Health/Fitness/Aquatics/Lifeguards | Corporate development | Engineering | Accounting & Finance | IT and Computing | Administration & Customer Service | Management / Senior Management | Parks/Horticulture/Gardening | Environmental | Human Resource/Health & Safety | Communications/Marketing/Media/Events | Planning Development/Town | Project Management | Construction & Maintenance | General Positions | Water & Waste | Governance/Legal

©2013 lgassist.com.au. All right reserved
Powered by JobMount Job Board Software