Senior Clinician – Therapeutic Residential Care
- Scoresby location
- Part Time Fixed Term 12 Month Position (0.6EFT) with the possibility of being 0.8EFT
- Generous salary packaging benefits
Take Two, an integral part of Berry Street, is a state-wide service that provides high quality therapeutic services to children and young people who have suffered significant abuse or neglect and are clients of Child Protection.
We are seeking a qualified Senior Clinician to join our Take Two program in our Southern Region. This is a specialist role designed to provide high quality clinical assessment and treatment to Child Protection clients who are referred to the Therapeutic Residential Care Units. The Senior Clinician will provide therapeutic consultation and reflection for staff as well as assist with the implementation of therapeutic principals of practice to the Residential Care Program.
The successful applicant will have 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 and demonstrated ability to work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, families and workers.
Queries to Catherine Macqueen, Clinical Team Leader on (03) 9765 0300
Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 11pm on Monday 23 January 2017
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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.