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Job Number : 27993
Type and Location : Forensic / Melbourne
Listed By : Caraniche Pty Ltd on 3 Jul 2019
Clinician (Psychologist or Social Worker)
  • Flexible, Community based position with car provided
  • Group and individual clinical intervention with clients
  • 0.8 – Full Time
  • Positive,  Supportive Culture & Working Environment with excellent Training and development Opportunities

       
Are you a dynamic clinician with experience working with clients with sexual offending behaviour? Would you like to join an established and supportive team where your skills will assist youth justice clients to make positive, strengths based change to their lives?


About the Role
  
We have an exciting opportunity for a Clinician (Psychologist or Social Worker) to join our team.  The successful clinician will deliver assessment and treatment services to youth clients aged 10-21 years who have been convicted of sexual offences in Victoria.

The Male Adolescent Program for Positive Sexuality (MAPPS) is a well-established program that has been delivered across Victoria for over 20 years.  Treatment includes a Basic program addressing criminogenic needs, a 2 day experiential Transition Camp and an Advanced program focused on strengths based relapse prevention. 

   
In order to provide excellence in clinical delivery it is essential that a flexible, autonomous approach is applied.  Clinicians are based at our Parkville office but are required to travel to various locations within Victoria to provide treatment. A mobile phone, laptop and fully serviced fleet vehicle will be provided to support you in this role.  

Selection Criteria
  
Essential 

  • Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency or relevant professional board
  • Experience in the assessment, diagnosis, case formulation and treatment of clients who have sexually offended (preferably youths)
  • High level of interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Confident working in a complex, changing environment
  • Flexible and agile approach to work
  • Commitment to Child Safe Standards and Practices.
  • Current & Valid Driver’s License

  
Preferable 

  • Experience with group intervention
  • Proficient in the use of information technology
  • Experience with forensic risk assessments


To Apply 

Please upload your most recent CV and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria via the link:  http://adr.to/sk5vc

Please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at careers@caraniche.com.au for further information on the role

Please note we have multiple positions available across Victoria,  visit our Careers Website

 

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