Senior Clinician TRC & Regional Clinician
Dual role - Senior Clinician TRC (0.5EFT) & Regional Clinician (0.3EFT)
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Take Two is an integral part of Berry Street and provides high quality, state-wide therapeutic service to children and young people who have suffered significant abuse or neglect and are clients of Child Protection. This exciting dual role combines the work of a Senior Clinician - Therapeutic Residential Care which works in close-knit partnership with Residential Care staff, the Department of Health & Human Services and other agencies and as a Regional Clinician also working with clients and their families or carers.
Senior Clinician - Therapeutic Residential Care (0.5EFT) – This is a specialist role designed to provide clinical assessment, consultancy and therapeutic support to the Berry Street Hume Therapeutic Residential Care program.
Regional Clinician (0.3EFT) – Primary objectives of this 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 and delivery of therapeutic interventions for children, young people and their families.
- Working closely and collaboratively with the client, their families and the care team to achieve therapeutic goals and outcomes.
What we are looking for:
We are seeking an experienced Clinician who has a relevant tertiary qualification in Psychology, Social Work or a related discipline. 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 of working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, families and workers.
In return, Berry Street offers a high level of staff support & development, generous employment conditions including private use of a vehicle and a genuine commitment to a culture of staff care.
Queries to Amy Webster (Clinical Team Leader – Take Two) on (03) 5822 8100
Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 28 February 2018
To download the Senior Clinician - Therapeutic Residential Care Position Description, please click here
To download the Regional Clinician Position Description click here
To download the Key Selection Criteria, please click here
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.